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Orioles | Vance Worley will start Sunday

Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:37:47 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Vance Worley will start Sunday, July 24, against the Cleveland Indians. Manager Buck Showalter said he was "pleased" with Worley's spot start Tuesday, July 19, against the New York Yankees.

Fantasy Tip: In that outing, the seven-year veteran allowed three runs over 4 1/3 innings, while throwing a season-high 88 pitches. It doesn't sound like much but in his defense, it was a tough assignment at Yankee Stadium, plus he was making his first start since April 15 after spending the rest of the year providing solid relief work in the bullpen. For the time being, though, he's a matchup-based pitching option, unless he starts to get hot like he did for the Pirates in 2014.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Baltimore Sun - Eduardo A. Encina

Orioles | Vance Worley does little in loss

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:31:46 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Vance Worley allowed three runs and three hits over just 4 1/3 innings in a loss Tuesday, July 19, against the New York Yankees. He joined a long line of O's starting pitchers working five or fewer innings in nine of the past 13 starts, and 20 of the past 32 games.

Fantasy Tip: If Worley gets another chance, he is only worth using in the deepest of AL-only fantasy leagues and as a DFS flier to save salary when the matchup is favorable.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MASNSports.com - Steve Melewski

Orioles | Vance Worley works in rehab outing

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 21:29:19 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Vance Worley (groin) allowed one run and five hits over 1 2/3 innings in a minor-league rehab outing for Class AA Bowie Saturday, June 25. It was his first rehab appearance since going on the 15-day disabled list June 14.

Fantasy Tip: Worley is likely to return to a long relief role when healthy. He is only worth a look in the deepest of AL-only rotisserie formats for help in the ERA and WHIP categories.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press

Orioles | Vance Worley lined up for Wednesday

Mon, 09 May 2016 15:42:29 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Vance Worley is lined up to start Wednesday, May 11, if he's not used in relief before then.

Fantasy Tip: Worley is sporting a 2.89 ERA and 9.2 K/9 in 18 2/3 innings. It'll be a spot start, so he shouldn't be scooped up in seasonal leagues. In daily action, though, he could be considered a deep sleeper as your second starter. The Twins have the third most strikeouts in the American League with 277.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Brittany Ghiroli

Orioles | Yovani Gallardo to DL

Sat, 23 Apr 2016 13:50:34 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Yovani Gallardo (shoulder, biceps) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday, April 23, with right shoulder biceps tendonitis. RP Brian Matusz (back, ribs) was activated from the disabled list. RP Vance Worley could be stretched out to start when Gallardo's turn comes around.

Fantasy Tip: Matusz has fringe mixed league value for ratios. Worley would be an AL-only option if they insert him into the rotation. For Gallardo owners, it could be a two-to-four-week absence depending on how the shoulder responds to rest and rehab. Stash him if you have the space.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Baltimore Sun - Eduardo A. Encina

Orioles | Vance Worley likely to start Saturday

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 14:34:58 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Vance Worley appears likely to make the start against the Kansas City Royals Saturday, April 23, but his status depends on if he's used out of the bullpen in the next two nights.

Fantasy Tip: Worley has a 5.06 ERA in two starts over 10 2/3 innings and has allowed two home runs for the O's. He's strictly an AL-only option in deeper formats while he's starting. Make sure to start all of your Royals against him if he takes the ball this Saturday.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MASNSports.com - Roch Kubatko

Orioles | Vance Worley starting vs. Rays Sunday

Fri, 08 Apr 2016 14:33:29 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Vance Worley is starting against the Tampa Bay Rays Sunday, April 10.

Fantasy Tip: Worley has been incredibly inconsistent during his career, and through 81 starts dating back to 2010, he owns a mediocre 3.86 ERA, 1.41 WHIP and 6.8 K/9. Perhaps there is appeal in cavernous mixed and AL-only formats, but keep your expectations in check because you can't start Worley with confidence.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MASNSports.com - Roch Kubatko

Orioles | Vance Worley has rotation chance

Wed, 30 Mar 2016 23:09:39 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Vance Worley will make the exhibition game start Friday, April 1, against the Philadelphia Phillies, manager Buck Showalter said. Worley remains a candidate to start.

Fantasy Tip: If Worley is able to win a rotation spot, he would still only be worth a look in the deepest of AL-only fantasy leagues and in DFS play when the matchup is favorable.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MASNSports.com - Roch Kubatko

Orioles | Kevin Gausman won't be rushed back

Wed, 30 Mar 2016 15:08:08 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SP Kevin Gausman (shoulder) won't be rushed back from right shoulder tendinitis, according to manager Buck Showalter, and the Orioles hope he can pitch on April 19. SPs Mike Wright and Tyler Wilson are believed to be the best bets for the fourth and fifth rotation spots, but SP Vance Worley is still in competition this spring.

Fantasy Tip: Gausman had shoulder issues last year, too, so the O's are being cautious with their rising star pitcher. His overall numbers last season don't really properly reflect his K/9 skills as a starter, and he could break out if fully healthy. Grab him as a late-round flier and stash him in deep mixed leagues.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Brittany Ghiroli

Orioles | More rotation competition for O's

Wed, 16 Mar 2016 11:43:53 -0700

Baltimore Orioles SPs Tyler Wilson, Mike Wright, Odrisamer Despaigne and Vance Worley are rotation candidates after the Orioles have posted a league-high spring ERA of 7.11 so far.

Fantasy Tip: New acquisition Yovani Gallardo has been slow out of the gates and Chris Tillman is dealing with a hip injury. Aside from maybe Kevin Gausman in deep mixed leagues for his upside, none of Baltimore's starters are very appealing to fantasy owners.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Andrew Simon