BHSN: How Much Longer For Hellickson?

Jeremy Hellickson is now 3-0 on the season after just three starts and has quickly become the most talked about player on the Rays roster this month.

B.J. Upton looks much better of late, Carlos Pena has had a solid second half while both Carl Crawford and Ben Zobrist are in slumps, but it is the 23-year old rookie that everyone wants to talk about.

I do radio appearances in both the Orlando and Tampa Bay market each week, as well as a national satellite radio show on Thursday nights, and there is not a show that goes by that the hosts do not want to talk to me about Jeremy Hellickson and ask two questions: How long can he keep this up and how much longer will the Rays let him pitch in regards to his workload at such a young age?

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