27-Year-Old Pitcher – San Francisco Giants
2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook
The oft-injured flamethrower finished the 2016 campaign in a familiar place, on the disabled list. The Giants moved him to the 60-day DL after he proved ineffective at Double-A Richmond, posting a 4.8...
Black underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow Tuesday.
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San Francisco Giants Roster
MajorsBelt, Brandon (1B)
AAAArroyo, Christian (3B)
AABednar, Brandon (SS)
A+Agosta, Martin (P)
AAdon, Melvin (P)
RookieCave, Garrett (P)
Ray Black: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Black put up some eye-opening numbers with High-A San Jose in 2015. This should come as no surprise from a guy who can throw 103 mph. Black finished with a solid 2.88 ERA to go along with a ridiculous 18.4 K/9 (after posting an 18.1 K/9 in 2014), but also managed to walk a batter per inning. He is obviously all "stuff" at this point, and he will need to bring that horrendous walk rate down — even if it is at the expense of some strikeouts — if Black wants to sniff the majors this season. While he started five games last season, he projects more as a mid-to-late inning reliever. Look for him to begin the 2016 season in the minors despite being added to the 40-man roster in November.