Matt Moore exits game with sore elbow - going to get an MRI in the morning.
Rays Lose Moore To Injury, Trail Royals 1-0 After Five Innings Matt Moore was up in the count on Norichicka Aoki 1-2 when he released a pitch – upon his follow through clenched his fist and grimaced. Catcher Ryan
Rays ready to open the road portion of the 2014 season against the troublesome Kansas City Royals
Rays finish the week with 4-3 record, extend Archer & Escobar, and begin first road trip of the year.
Alex Cobb Talks About Strategy Against Rangers & Yu Darvish Alex Cobb pitched seven scoreless innings allowing only three singles striking out six and walking none. Unfortunately he wasn’t the beneficiary of any offense and Yu Darvish was sharp
Joel Peralta Speaks To Media After Disappointing Outing Rays reliever Joel Peralta makes no excuses for the pitch that he left elevated resulting in a key two run homer to Elvis Andrus.
Alex Cobb Strikes Out Five Rangers Swinging Using Changeup Alex Cobb delivered seven scoreless innings allowing only three singles striking out six and walking one. The most effective pitch for him on the afternoon was his changeup. According to
Duel Between Cobb & Darvish Lives Up To Billing So often a game is billed as a pitchers duel and deteriorates into a local beer league softball game. Joe Maddon borrowed an old expression from Padres manager Bud Black
Something you don’t see everyday – a mascot who has his costume’s head removed and reacts by delivering and connecting with a right hook. It should be noted that the mascot in the video is not the official Cubs
The Rays are two for two in challenges thus far after Robinson Chirinos called out after review.