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#29
Jeff Samardzija
ERA W-L K
6.25 1-5 30
Team: San FranciscoHt / Wt: 6-5 / 225
Position: SPBorn: 1/23/1985 Birthplace: Merrillville, Indiana
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 5th Round by Cubs (2006)


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July 15 11:31 AM PT12:31 PM MT1:31 PM CT2:31 PM ET14:31 ET18:31 GMT2:31 11:31 AM MST1:31 PM EST12:31 PM CST2:01 PM VEN22:31 UAE1:31 PM CT-Samardzija is back on the DL with right shoulder inflammation and is expected to undergo an MRI.
Analysis: After missing just over five weeks due to shoulder tightness, Samardzija returned July 7 and made two starts. He's been fantasy irrelevant, having gone 1-5 with a 6.25 ERA in 10 starts.
July 15 10:18 PM PT11:18 PM MT12:18 AM CT1:18 AM ET1:18 ET5:18 GMT13:18 10:18 PM MST12:18 AM EST11:18 PM CST12:48 AM VEN9:18 UAE12:18 AM CT-Jeff Samardzija allowed two runs on three hits and two walks in 4.0 innings as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Saturday. Samardzija struck out one, ending the game with a 6.25 ERA and 1.63 WHIP on the season.
July 7 3:59 PM PT4:59 PM MT5:59 PM CT6:59 PM ET18:59 ET22:59 GMT6:59 3:59 PM MST5:59 PM EST4:59 PM CST6:29 PM VEN2:59 UAE (+1)5:59 PM CT-Jeff Samardzija fell to 1-5, allowing three runs on seven hits and one walk in 5.0 innings, as the San Francisco Giants lost to the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday. Samardzija struck out three, ending the game with a 6.42 ERA and 1.67 WHIP on the season.
May 29 7:00 PM PT8:00 PM MT9:00 PM CT10:00 PM ET22:00 ET2:00 GMT10:00 7:00 PM MST9:00 PM EST8:00 PM CST9:30 PM VEN6:00 UAE (+1)9:00 PM CT-Samardzija (shoulder) has been activated to start Saturday's game against St. Louis.
Analysis: The Giants will be hoping the former All-Star can reclaim his past form, as he's struggled to a 1-4 record, 6.56 ERA and 1.68 WHIP in eight starts this season.
May 23 2:13 PM PT3:13 PM MT4:13 PM CT5:13 PM ET17:13 ET21:13 GMT5:13 2:13 PM MST4:13 PM EST3:13 PM CST4:43 PM VEN1:13 UAE (+1)4:13 PM CT-Jeff Samardzija fell to 1-3, allowing four runs - three earned - on four hits and five walks in 4.2 innings, as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Houston Astros 4-1 on Wednesday. Samardzija struck out two, ending the game with a 6.23 ERA and 1.64 WHIP on the season.
May 18 11:18 PM PT12:18 AM MT1:18 AM CT2:18 AM ET2:18 ET6:18 GMT14:18 11:18 PM MST1:18 AM EST12:18 AM CST1:48 AM VEN10:18 UAE1:18 AM CT-Jeff Samardzija allowed three runs on five hits and three walks in 6.2 innings as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Thursday. Samardzija struck out three, ending the game with a 6.30 ERA and 1.60 WHIP on the season.
May 12 8:55 PM PT9:55 PM MT10:55 PM CT11:55 PM ET23:55 ET3:55 GMT11:55 8:55 PM MST10:55 PM EST9:55 PM CST11:25 PM VEN7:55 UAE (+1)10:55 PM CT-Jeff Samardzija allowed five runs on six hits and two walks in 5.2 innings as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 on Saturday. Samardzija struck out five, ending the game with a 6.94 ERA and 1.71 WHIP on the season.
May 7 7:16 PM PT8:16 PM MT9:16 PM CT10:16 PM ET22:16 ET2:16 GMT10:16 7:16 PM MST9:16 PM EST8:16 PM CST9:46 PM VEN6:16 UAE (+1)9:16 PM CT-Jeff Samardzija fell to 1-2, allowing five runs on four hits and three walks in 4.0 innings, as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 11-0 on Monday. Samardzija struck out three, ending the game with a 6.62 ERA and 1.81 WHIP on the season.
May 1 10:38 PM PT11:38 PM MT12:38 AM CT1:38 AM ET1:38 ET5:38 GMT13:38 10:38 PM MST12:38 AM EST11:38 PM CST1:08 AM VEN9:38 UAE12:38 AM CT-Jeff Samardzija allowed two runs on five hits and three walks in 5.0 innings as the San Francisco Giants defeated the San Diego Padres 6-5 on Monday. Samardzija struck out five, ending the game with a 5.27 ERA and 1.83 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 25 4:03 PM PT5:03 PM MT6:03 PM CT7:03 PM ET19:03 ET23:03 GMT7:03 4:03 PM MST6:03 PM EST5:03 PM CST6:33 PM VEN3:03 UAE (+1)6:03 PM CT-Jeff Samardzija fell to 1-1, allowing six runs on eight hits and three walks in 3.2 innings, as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Washington Nationals 15-2 on Wednesday. Samardzija struck out three, ending the game with a 6.23 ERA and 1.96 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 21 10:01 PM PT11:01 PM MT12:01 AM CT1:01 AM ET1:01 ET5:01 GMT13:01 10:01 PM MST12:01 AM EST11:01 PM CST12:31 AM VEN9:01 UAE12:01 AM CT-Jeff Samardzija improved to 1-0, allowing two hits and four walks over 5.0 scoreless innings, as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Los Angeles Angels 8-1 on Friday. Samardzija struck out four, ending the game with a 0.00 ERA and 1.20 WHIP on the season.
Mar. 23 11:24 PM PT12:24 AM MT1:24 AM CT2:24 AM ET2:24 ET6:24 GMT14:24 11:24 PM MST1:24 AM EST12:24 AM CST1:54 AM VEN10:24 UAE12:24 AM CT-Samardzija (right pectoral strain) will come off the disabled list and start Friday against the Angels.
Analysis: Fantasy owners shouldn't get too hyped up over Samardzija's return, considering he's facing one of the majors' stronger early-season teams and was drilled for six runs over 2 2/3 in his only rehab start. He's a better bet for long-term success provided he's over the injury.


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