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O's claim RHP Ryan Eades from Twins

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6 minutes ago, interloper said:

Gladly take this guy over Yac.

I guess this is a  case of Elias must have some analytics magic to apply to something on this guy to make him way better than the one run per AAA game worse than Yac he appears from his numbers? His AAA ERA is just about one run worse than Jimmy Yacabonis'.

10 years ago I'd say why not take a flier on a guy with 11 K/9 in AAA.  But the Rochester Red Wings Eades has been pitching for actually, really have 18 different guys with 10+ K/9 this year.   Eades just happens to be one of them with a 5.51 ERA.

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