SP,RP - TB
Shane McClanahan allowed one run on two hits with two walks and seven strikeouts over five innings on Sunday in a loss to the Tigers.
McClanahan was activated off the 10-day injured list to start Sunday after dealing with back issues. The 24-year-old rookie left-hander is now 9-6 on the season with a 3.51 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, and 135/36 K/BB ratio across 115 1/3 innings (23 starts).
Rays LHP Shane McClanahan (back) is expected to return from the 10-day IL on Sunday.
The rookie southpaw will be in line to face the Tigers for that one. Sunday is the first day that McClanahan is eligible to return from the IL, so this injury proved to be quite minor.
Rays LHP Shane McClanahan was placed on the 10-day injured list with a stiff back.
Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports it's a precautionary move and that the rookie southpaw will miss just one start. Fantasy managers should adjust before setting weekly lineups on Sunday evening.
Shane McClanahan pitched five shutout innings Wednesday against Boston, yielding just three hits and a walk with three strikeouts in a no-decision.
McClanahan had a nice bounce-back after giving up four runs to the Red Sox in his last outing. The 24-year-old rookie is tentatively lined up to face the Blue Jays on the road in his next start and should be rostered in 12 team fantasy leagues and deeper.
Shane McClanahan picked up the loss pitching five innings allowing four runs on eight hits with two walks and eight strikeouts against Boston on Thursday.
McClanahan is 9-5 on the season with a 3.76 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, and 125/33 K/BB ratio across 105 1/3 innings (21 starts). The 24-year-old rookie should be rostered in most fantasy leagues and has allowed three earned runs or fewer in 18 of his 21 starts this season.