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Paul Clemens
Birthdate: 2/14/1988 (29 y, 1 m, 11 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-3/195     Position: P
Drafted: 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 7, Pick: 18, Overall: 220, Team: Atlanta Braves
Contract: $0.5M / 1 Years (2014)
RotoWire News: The Padres will release Clemens, the club announced Monday. (3/20/2017)
Profiles:  2014  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)
Profile: Clemens seems to be the front-runner for the last spot in San Diego's rotation, but his poor strikeout and walk numbers make him an unappealing fantasy option. He holds a 6.27 strikeouts per nine and 2.72 walks per nine through 169.1 major league innings, with a bad earned run average (4.89) that is still outperforming his peripherals. The 29-year-old pitched reasonably well on the surface in his 60+ innings in a Padres uniform last year, although again, his peripherals suggest his ERA could have been at least a full run higher. (Scott Strandberg)

The Quick Opinion: Even in an NL-only league, I just can't see myself using a roster spot on Clemens. Being replacement level is probably his ceiling.

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