Player Notes - Tampa Bay and NY Yankees
Tampa Bay
Matt MooreSPRays lefty Matt Moore, who had Tommy John surgery, is expected to make his season debut on Thursday.He is just 25-years-old with a career 3.53 ERA and 8.8 strikeouts per nine innings. he was 17-4 last season with 143 strikeouts in 150 1/3 IP. He could have solid fantasy value in the second half of the season.6/30/2015 10:30:00 AM
Jake OdorizziSPRays starter Jake Odorizzi is scheduled to begin his rehab on Wednesday.Ordorizzi (oblique) may need two starts before he's ready to return to the rotation. He's 4-5 with a very good 2.47 ERA and 1.02 WHIP.6/30/2015 10:26:00 AM
Erasmo RamirezSPRays right-hander Erasmo Ramirez is probable for Tuesday's scheduled start against Cleveland. Ramirez exited a game on June 20 with a strained groin and missed one start. He owns a solid 6-2 record and has pitched well since a poor start. He's won four of his last five starts and yielded two runs or less in all of them.6/30/2015 9:31:00 AM
Nathan KarnsRPRays pitcher Nathan Karns allowed two runs over six innings Monday versus Cleveland.Karns struck out seven as well, but was outshined by Cody Anderson's performance. Karns now owns a 3.26 ERA overall.6/29/2015 10:33:00 PM
Chris ArcherSPRays starter Chris Archer struck out 10, but took the loss Sunday against the Red Sox.Archer allowed five runs on five hits and one walk over six innings. He is now 9-5 with a 2.31 ERA.6/28/2015 5:00:00 PM
Evan Longoria3BRays third baseman Evan Longoria is a career .320 hitter with two home runs and seven RBI versus Red Sox pitcher Justin Masterson.Longoria also has a double against Masterson. Longoria is hitting .280 with eight home runs and 34 RBI in 261 at-bats this season.6/28/2015 12:37:00 PM
Matt AndrieseSPRays starting pitcher Matt Andriese threw six shutout innings in the, 4-1, victory over the Red Sox on Saturday.Andriese actually only allowed one hit, so it was by far, his best outing of the year. He also had five strikeouts and no walks. Andriese is 3-2 with a 3.24 ERA, 1.15 WHIP and 27 strikeouts in 41 2/3 innings this season. 6/27/2015 9:42:00 PM
Evan Longoria3BRays third baseman Evan Longoria hit a solo home run in the, 4-1, victory over the Red Sox on Saturday.Longoria also had a double and was 2-for-4 in the game. He is hitting .280 with eight home runs and 34 RBI in 261 at-bats this season.6/27/2015 9:39:00 PM
Kevin KiermaierCFRays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier is not in Saturday's starting lineup.Kiermaier is slashing .266/.301/.430 with four home runs, 15 RBI and 32 RBI, but fantasy owners need more production from him if he's to be fantasy worthy. David DeJesus will get the start.6/27/2015 12:01:00 PM
Alex ColomeSPRays right-hander Alex Colome allowed three runs Friday versus Boston.Colome went six innings and gave up four hits and five walks. He struck out two and now has a 4.50 ERA.6/26/2015 9:20:00 PM

NY Yankees
Chase Headley3BYankees third baseman Chase Headley had three hits and an RBI in the, 3-1, victory over the Angels on Wednesday.Headley had an RBI-single in the third for the first run of the game. Headley is hitting .252 with eight home runs and 29 RBI in 298 at-bats this season.7/1/2015 10:43:00 PM
Nathan EovaldiSPYankees starter Nathan Eovaldi pitched 5 1/3 shutout innings in the, 3-1, victory over the Angels on Wednesday.Eovaldi allowed five hits, walked three and struck out three in the victory. He doesn't have great numbers, 4.52 ERA, 1.54 WHIP, but he is getting the job done, going 8-2 in 16 starts.7/1/2015 10:40:00 PM
Jacoby EllsburyCFYankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is back in the lineup at High-A Tampa according to Ellsbury didn't play on Tuesday due to mild Fatigue. He is back on track to return to the Yankees on Friday.7/1/2015 6:11:00 PM
Mark Teixeira1BYankees first baseman Mark Teixeira hit a solo homer in Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the Angels.It was his 19th dinger of the year, and he now has 54 RBI overall.7/1/2015 9:41:00 AM
Andrew MillerRPYankees left-hander Andrew Miller (strained forearm) was long tossing over the weekend and should progress from there if there are no setbacks.Miller had been un-hittable before the injury, with 17 saves, a 1.03 ERA and 0.68 WHIP. The team is hoping for a mid-July return6/30/2015 10:16:00 AM
Jacoby EllsburyCFNew York center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury (right knee sprain) played his first rehab game on Monday and could be back with the team by the end of the week.Hopefully Ellsbury will back before the All-Star Break as he was a force before the injury, batting .324 with 29 runs scored and 14 steals in 37 games. Add him to a hot Brett Gardner and the top of the Yankees order would be one of the best.6/30/2015 10:11:00 AM
Mark Teixeira1BYankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is an ugly 2-for-25 (.080) against Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson.Teixeira is hitting .249 with 18 home runs and 53 RBI in 244 at-bats this season. He's done most of the damage as a right-handed hitter, but you should still avoid him in this matchup.6/29/2015 9:58:00 AM
Michael PinedaSPYankees right hander Michael Pineda pitched well in Sunday's loss to the Astros.Pineda went eight innings and allowed three runs (two earned) on seven hits. He struck out eight and is now 8-5 with a 4.08 ERA.6/28/2015 4:56:00 PM
Carlos BeltranRFYankees right fielder Carlos Beltran is not in Sunday's starting lineup.It's just a regular day off for Beltran. Garrett Jones will start in right field.6/28/2015 12:16:00 PM
Brian McCannCYankees catcher Brian McCann hit a grand slam in the, 9-6, victory over the Astros on Saturday.McCann was 2-for-4 on the day, hitting his grand slam in the first. It was his 12th homer of the season and third in the last five games. McCann is hitting .274 with 49 RBI as well.6/27/2015 9:48:00 PM