Encarnacion, Kluber Lead Indians In Blowout Of RangersEdwin Encarnacion homered three times and drove in six runs, helping Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians beat the Texas Rangers 12-4 on Wednesday.
Rangers Leaning Left In Rotation After Rare Losing SeasonThe Rangers rotation is leaning quite a bit to the left. Texas added two more lefty starters to go with Cole Hamels and Martin Perez, along with a free agent right-hander.
Rangers' Moore Looks To Rebound From Rough 2017The Giants traded Moore to the Rangers for prospects in the offseason after he spent part of 2016 and all of 2017 in the Bay Area. He's in his seventh season in the majors at only 28 years old, and is coming off a season of career lows.
Matt Moore Seeks Revival With Rangers After Rough 2017The San Francisco Giants traded Moore to the Texas Rangers in December after he matched the National League high with 15 losses and had the worst ERA in the majors (5.52) among pitchers with at least 162 innings.
AP Source: Giants Agree To Trade Matt Moore To RangersHe went 6-15 with a 5.52 ERA in 174 1/3 innings last season, setting a career high for losses, as the Giants finished last in the NL West. He allowed a career-worst 107 earned runs.
Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Ravens Look To Rebound Vs. DolphinsA pair of struggling passing offenses take the Thursday night spotlight this week when the Baltimore Ravens host the Miami Dolphins.
Utility Players Are Good Fantasy Baseball Roster Additions For FlexibilityAs summer approaches, most position players in baseball get the occasional day off, and on those days, it's good to have a roster that can adapt to unexpected games missed.
QB Tannehill Not Taking Part In Miami Dolphins' PracticeQuarterback Ryan Tannehill isn't taking part in the Miami Dolphins' practice Wednesday, making it unlikely he'll return from a left knee injury for the team's playoff game Sunday at Pittsburgh.
Reliable And Steady Fantasy Baseball Players Are Better Than Risky Rookies Right NowAs Major League Baseball teams approach the final 45 games of the season, almost all of them are giving playing time to rookies right now. It's always a risk to go with a rookie if your fantasy baseball team is challenging for the league championship in mid-August. While you may strike gold with a rookie, more often than not you're going to strike out with a first-year player. It's better instead to acquire non-flashy veteran players for the stretch drive, because wise fantasy baseball owners know they are reliable options.
Rangers Trade Deadline: Starting Pitching TargetsIn order to stay in front, Texas must deal for an arm to bolster their rotation for the stretch run.
Constant Vigilance Is How You Win Your Fantasy Baseball LeagueWe've all heard the story from a friend how he or she simply drafted their fantasy baseball team and forgot all about it until finding out they won the league in October. Generally, that doesn't happen very often thanks to injuries, slumps and inevitable bad luck. You have to stay on top of your team's roster all summer long to win.
'Moore And Moore' As Cowboys Schedule VisitsThe Cowboys are looking at options behind Tony Romo and in addition to the NFL Draft as a distinct possibility, everybody named 'Moore' is in the mix, too.
Beware Players That Switch Leagues At The Trade DeadlineEvery year it happens: Big-league trades send hitters and pitchers from the National League to the American League—and vice versa. This isn't always a good thing, though, as pitchers have a hard time adjusting going from the NL to the AL, while hitters have a hard time adjusting going from the AL to the NL.
5 Replacements For Rams' Sam BradfordWith Sam Bradford out for the season, it's time to look at who should become the new Rams quarterback this year.
Moore Replaces Darvish On AL All-Star SquadTampa Bay left-hander Matt Moore has replaced injured Texas pitcher Yu Darvish on the American League All-Star roster.