Blake Snell

SP / Tampa Bay Rays / EXP: 0YRS Height: 6-4 Weight: 180 lb Age: 23 College: None Bats/Throws L/L

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    • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

      Rays' Blake Snell: Added to 40-man roster

      Snell was added to the Rays' 40-man roster on Friday. The top prospect in the Rays farm system, Snell should be fantasy relevant for a good portion of the 2016 season. He was statistically the best pitching prospect in the minors last season, and profiles as a potential No. 2 starter long term.

    • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

      Rays promote SP prospect Blake Snell to Triple-A Durham

      The Rays promoted starting pitcher prospect Blake Snell from Double-A Montgomery to Triple-A Durham on Sunday, according to the Tampa Bay Times. The 2011 first-round pick went 6-2 with a 1.57 ERA in 12 starts with Montgomery. He recorded 79 strikeouts and 29 walks in 68 2/3 innings.

    • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

      Rays' Blake Snell mowing down hitters at Double-A

      Rays pitching prospect Blake Snell has been very tough on minor-league hitters so far this season. After not allowing a run in his first 46 innings, Snell has continued to put up impressive numbers in the Rays' system. The young left-hander is 3-2 with a 2.79 ERA over his last seven starts for Double-A Montgomery. He has 72 strikeouts in 63 2/3 innings over his 11 starts with Double-A.

    • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

      Rays prospect Blake Snell three innings from minor league record

      Rays pitching prospect Blake Snell is closing in on history. Snell, who is pitching for Double-A Montgomery, has thrown 46 consecutive scoreless innings to start the season. That is three innings shy of the modern-day minor-league single-season record, held by right-hander Brad Thompson, according to Baseball America. Thompson was pitching for the Cardinals' Double-A team when he achieved the feat in 2014. Overall this season, while pitching for High Class A Charlotte and Double-A, Snell has a 6-0 record over eight starts. He has a combined 54:19 K:BB ratio in the 46 innings. Snell was a first-round draft pick (52nd overall) by the Rays in 2011.

    • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

      Blake Snell pitching well despite lack of wins

      Rays starting pitcher prospect Blake Snell recorded a career-best 10 strikeouts and retired the final 16 batters he faced Wednesday, but he still took the loss for Class A Bowling Green. Snell has lost two of his last three starts despite allowing a total of four earned runs in that span. Snell is 1-3 with a 2.81 ERA and .237 opponents' batting average through six starts. He's managed 34 strikeouts to 16 walks in 25 2/3 innings. The 2011 supplemental first-round pick is considered the Rays' seventh-best prospect by MLB.com.

    • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

      Snell the next great Rays' LHP prospect?

      Rays starting pitcher prospect Blake Snell is having a productive campaign for rookie league Princeton in 2012. The 2011 supplemental first-round pick (52nd overall) is 5-1 with a 2.09 ERA and .202 opponents' batting average in 11 starts. He also has thrown one complete game shutout, struck out 53 batters and walked 17 in 47 1/3 innings.

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