Player Notes - Chicago WSox and Tampa Bay
Chicago WSox
 PlayerPos.DescriptionInsightDate
Adam LaRoche1BWhite Sox first baseman Adam LaRoche was 3-for-4 with a RBI-double in the, 3-2, victory over the Orioles in the first game of a double header on Thursday.LaRoche had two doubles with his RBI-double coming in the sixth. He is slashing .238/.366/.371 with four home runs and 18 RBI in 143 at-bats this season.5/28/2015 5:11:00 PM
Chris SaleSPWhite Sox starter Chris Sale struck out 12 and didn't walk a batter in 7 2/3 innings against the Orioles on Thursday.Sale and the White Sox won the first game of a double headers on Thursday, 3-2. Sale is 4-2 with a 3.66 ERA, 1.08 WHIP and 66 strikeouts in 59 innings this season.5/28/2015 5:08:00 PM
Avisail GarciaRFWhite Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia left Monday's game against Toronto due to inflammation of the right knee and hasn't played since and according to manager Robin Ventura he won't play in either end of Thursday's doubleheader.The team opted to keep him away from the hard Toronto turf. The 23-year-old has been a fantasy revelation this season hitting .327 with four home runs and 18 RBI in 147 at-bats this season.5/28/2015 11:38:00 AM
Avisail GarciaRFWhite Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia left Monday's game against Toronto due to inflammation of the right knee and hasn't played since, but is questionable for game 1 of Thursday's doubleheader against Baltimore.The team opted to keep him away from the hard Toronto turf. The 23-year-old has been a fantasy revelation this season hitting .327 with four home runs and 18 RBI in 147 at-bats this season.5/28/2015 10:28:00 AM
Adam LaRoche1BWhite Sox first baseman Adam LaRoche 2-for-4 with an RBI and run scored on Wednesday.The RBI was a go-ahead one in the 10th. LaRoche is hitting just .225 with 17 RBI overall.5/27/2015 4:04:00 PM
Jeff SamardzijaSPWhite Sox right-hander Jeff Samardzija was great Wednesday versus Toronto.He allowed just one unearned run on eight hits and one walk over seven innings. Samardzija struck out five and nows a 3.84 ERA.5/27/2015 3:14:00 PM
David RobertsonRPWhite Sox closer David Robertson blew his second save of the season as Chicago lost to Toronto, 10-9, on Tuesday.Robertson allowed a three-run bomb to Josh Donaldson to lose the game. Robertson is now 3-1 this season with nine saves, 2.41 ERA, 0.80 WHIP and 29 strikeouts in 10 1/3 innings.5/26/2015 10:32:00 PM
ColdJose Abreu1BWhite Sox first baseman Jose Abreu went 1-for-5 on Tuesday, but he did have a three-run homer, four RBI and two runs in the loss to the Blue Jays.Abreu also struck out three times, so he was feast or famine on Tuesday. Abreu has disappointed fantasy owners a bit, hitting just .274, but he does have eight home runs and 27 RBI in 164 at-bats.5/26/2015 10:27:00 PM
Avisail GarciaRFWhite Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia left Monday's game against Toronto due to inflammation right knee and is not in Tuesday's starting lineup.The 23-year-old has been a fantasy revelation this season hitting .327 with four home runs and 18 RBI in 147 at-bats this season, but has struggled recently with the knee issue which caused him to miss a couple of games. Consider him day-to-day.5/26/2015 3:52:00 PM
ColdJose Abreu1BIs it time to start downgrading White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu?Abreu is batting .277 this season with just seven homers and 23 RBI. Through the same 41 games last season he was batting .272, but with 14 homers and 38 RBI. In particular, he's struggling against left-handed pitching, batting just .214 after feasting on southpaws in 2014.5/26/2015 3:48:00 PM


Tampa Bay
 PlayerPos.DescriptionInsightDate
Chris ArcherSPRays starter Chris Archer was great, but took a no-decision Wednesday against the Mariners.Archer did not allow a run on just two hits and struck out 12 over eight innings of work. He owns a solid 2.12 ERA overall.5/27/2015 3:18:00 PM
Asdrubal Cabrera2BRays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera will hopefully remain on the bench for Wednesday's game against the Mariners.Cabrera has sat out the past two games with a sore gorin, and with a career .130 BA (3-for-23) against Feliz Hernandez, Tampa Bay would be wise to keep him out.5/27/2015 11:20:00 AM
Evan Longoria3BRays third baseman Evan Longoria hit a two-run RBI double in the ninth, which almost ended being a walk-off homer.Longoria just missed sending the Rays home in walk-off fashion, as he his shot just missed going over the left field wall. He finished 3-for-5 and is now batting .289 with 23 RBI this season.5/27/2015 9:37:00 AM
ColdAsdrubal Cabrera2BRays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera left Sunday's game against Oakland due to a strained groin and will now miss a second straight game.Cabrera hasn't done little this season for fantasy owners to get excited about. He's hitting just .214 with two homers and 11 RBI. There are better options out there.5/26/2015 3:20:00 PM
Steven Souza Jr.CFRays outfielder Steven Souza left Sunday's game with a left wrist injury and will now miss his second consecutive game.Souza hurt his wrist on a collision at home plate. He is hitting .224 with seven home runs and 17 RBI in 147 at-bats this season.5/26/2015 3:09:00 PM
Jake OdorizziSPRays starter Jake Odorizzi struck out seven Monday against the Mariners.Ordorizzi allowed two runs (one earned) on five hits and two walks over seven innings. He owns a 2.31 ERA this season.5/25/2015 9:26:00 PM
James Loney1BRays first baseman James Loney has been placed on the disabled list with a broken finger.Loney has never been a great fantasy option because of his lack of power, but he was hitting .275 with 11 RBI and 11 runs in 30 games. The Rays likely will use a combination of players to replace Loney.5/25/2015 3:05:00 PM
ColdAsdrubal Cabrera2BRays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera left Sunday's game against Oakland due to a strained groin and is not in Monday's starting lineup.Cabrera hasn't done little this season for fantasy owners to get excited about. He's hitting just .214 with two homers and 11 RBI. There are better options out there.5/25/2015 3:01:00 PM
Steven Souza Jr.CFRays outfielder Steven Souza left Sunday's game with a left wrist injury and is not in Monday's atarting lineup.Souza hurt his wrist on a collision at home plate. He stayed in the game but couldn't swing very well in his next at-bat and had to leave. Souza is hitting .224 with seven home runs and 17 RBI in 147 at-bats this season. 5/25/2015 3:03:00 PM
ColdAsdrubal Cabrera2BRays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera left Sunday's game against Oakland due to a strained groin.Cabrera hasn't done little this season for fantasy owners to get excited about. He's hitting just .214 with two homers and 11 RBI. There are better options out there.5/25/2015 9:15:00 AM