Frankie Montas Stats
- Height / Weight
- 6' 2" / 255 lbs.
- Date of Birth (Age)
- 3/21/1993 (29)
Frankie Montas Season Stats
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Frankie Montas News
Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Frankie Montas put together a strong outing versus the Texas Rangers on Thursday. He went seven innings and struck out 11 batters in the no-decision. The 29-year-old only allowed one unearned run during this stellar outing. He'll take a 3.12 ERA, 0.97 WHIP and 66/15 K/BB ratio into his next start against the Houston Astros. Fantasy managers should continue having faith in Montas heading into his next outing.
Oakland A's right-hander Frankie Montas (hand) is expected to make his next scheduled start on Thursday against the Texas Rangers. Montas was hit on his pitching hand by a comebacker during his previous start last Saturday but X-rays came back negative. After he threw a bullpen session on Monday, fantasy gamers can tentatively expect the Oakland ace to be back out on the mound on Thursday. Montas has a 2-4 record, 3.55 ERA, 1.01 WHIP, and 55 strikeouts over 50 2/3 innings of work spanning nine starts in 2022.
Oakland Athletics pitcher Frankie Montas (hand) underwent x-rays on his injured hand, which turned out negative. According to manager Mark Kotsay, the A's are optimistic that Montas won't miss a start. The A's right-hander exited Saturday's start against the Los Angeles Angels early after taking a comebacker off his right hand. The 29-year-old allowed one hit while striking out two over 1 2/3 scoreless innings before leaving. Montas avoided a significant injury and is expected to make his next start Thursday at home against the Texas Rangers. Overall, Montas has been solid this season, posting a 3.55 ERA, 1.01 WHIP, and a 55:13 K: BB across 50 2/3 innings.
Oakland Athletics pitcher Frankie Montas had a career year in 2021, posting a 13-9 record, a 3.37 ERA, 1.18 WHIP, and a 207:57 K: BB over 187 innings. He also held an impressive 10.0 K/9, 14.1 swinging strike percentage, and his fastball averaged 96.4 MPH. Montas finished the season strong by being named the AL Pitcher of the Month in September. The 28-year-old has an elite splitter, which he used 33.6% of the time that helped improve his ERA from 4.72 (April-June) to 2.65 (July-August). His splitter had a whiff rate of 51.4% and put away 26.4% of hitters. Montas is expected to be drafted as a top-25 starter in upcoming 2022 fantasy baseball drafts. The A's right-hander will be second in Oakland's rotation after Chris Bassitt and look to build on his 2021 stellar performance. Steamer projections have Montas 179 innings pitched, 25.4K%, 7.4 BB%, 43.5 GB%, 3.71 ERA, and a 3.75 FIP. According to Rotoballer's Expected Draft Values, the A's ace is roughly fair value at his current NFBC ADP of 78.