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Matt Moore, four others recalled by Rays on Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(10:43 am ET) The Rays have recalled left-hander Matt Moore and four others from Triple-A Durham on Tuesday. Moore, who missed the first three months of the season while recovering from Tommy John surgery, made six starts for the Rays earlier this season.

Moore struggled when he came off of the DL in early July. In the six starts, he allowed a total of 26 earned runs in 26 2/3 innings, leading to an 8.78 ERA. He has fared much better in five starts with Durham, going 2-1 with a 3.30 ERA in 30 innings. He also posted a 43:8 K:BB ratio, which includes a 16-strikeout outing two starts ago.

In addition to Moore, the Rays also summoned Mikie Mahtook , C.J. Riefenhauser , Richie Shaffer and Kirby Yates from Triple-A.


Allen Craig among September call-ups for Red Sox


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(12:47 am ET) The Red Sox will bring up outfielder Allen Craig on Tuesday when their roster expands, reports The Boston Globe.

Craig was demoted earlier this season after hitting .135 with one home run and two RBI in 24 games. Along with Craig, the team also called up Ryan Cook, Noe Ramirez and Sandy Leon.


Yankees announce September call-ups including Andrew Bailey


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/31/2015) The Yankees announced Monday they will add the following players to their active roster Tuesday: Dustin Ackley, Andrew Bailey, Caleb Cotham, Rico Noel, James Pazos, Jose Pirela, Rob Refsnyder and Austin Romine .

Rangers OF Josh Hamilton (knee) likely to return Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/31/2015) The Rangers are expected to activate outfielder Josh Hamilton from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday. Hamilton will join the team when the rosters expand, though he is expected to serve primarily as a pinch-hitter immediately following his return, according to MLB.com.

Hamilton has not played since Aug. 15 due to a sore left knee. 


Rays CF Kevin Kiermaier leaves with injured ankle


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/31/2015) Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier exited Monday's game against the Orioles in the third inning with a mild right ankle sprain. Kiermaier injured the ankle on a spectacular leaping catch to rob Manny Machado of a home run in the first inning. 

Kiermaier was initially able to stay in the game, and went 1 for 3 before being lifted for a defensive replacement. Kiermaier underwent X-rays which came back negative. He is considered day-to-day.


Royals get OF Jonny Gomes in trade with Braves


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/31/2015) The Royals have acquired veteran outfielder Jonny Gomes in a trade with the Braves, CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman reports. In 82 games with Atlanta this season, Gomes was hitting .223 with seven home runs and 22 RBI.

He will give the Royals some depth in the outfield and off the bench as they get ready for a likely postseason run. Gomes has been to the playoffs several times in his career, and is 7 for 49 lifetime in the postseason. He won a World Series ring with the Red Sox in 2013.

In return, the Braves will receive minor-league infielder Luis Valenzuela, Heyman adds. Valenzuela has been playing with the Royals' rookie league team and Class A affiliate in Lexington. Overall this season, he is batting .364/.385/.502 in 209 at-bats.


Red Sox LF Hanley Ramirez (shoulder) sidelined again Monday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/31/2015) Red Sox left fielder Hanley Ramirez remains out of the starting lineup Monday against the Yankees. Ramirez missed the entire weekend series against the Mets while dealing with a sore shoulder.

The Red Sox will continue to roll with an outfield of Jackie Bradley in left, Mookie Betts in center and Rusney Castillo in right. 


Twins CF Aaron Hicks records hit, RBI in rehab game


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/31/2015) Twins center fielder Aaron Hicks went 1 for 5 with a single and a RBI in a Triple-A rehab game on Sunday.

Hicks is on the 15-day disabled list because of a hamstring injury.


White Sox LF Melky Cabrera gets four hits in win


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/30/2015) White Sox left fielder Melky Cabrera went 4 for 5 with a double, a home run and a RBI in Sunday's win over the Mariners.

Over his last three games, Cabrera is hitting .500 with seven hits, two doubles, a home runs and a RBI.


Indians OF Abraham Almonte cracks grand slam in romp


by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(8/30/2015) Indians center fielder Abraham Almonte had a big day at the plate in his teams victory over the Angels, driving in four runs to fuel the 9-2 romp. 

Almonte was 2-for-4 at the dish, with his fifth-inning grand slam breaking the game open. Almonte's third homer of the season gave him 14 RBIs. 


Astros OF George Springer collects one hit in rehab game


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/30/2015) Astros outfielder George Springer started his rehab assignment at Double-A on Saturday by going 1 for 4 at the plate. He also scored one run and struck out once.

Springer has been sidelined since July 1 with a fractured wrist.


Rangers OF Josh Hamilton not cleared to run


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/30/2015) While Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton has been able to take batting practice, he has not been cleared to begin running, reports the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. He has been sidelined since Aug. 20 with left knee inflammation.

"It feels OK to throw and hit on the knee," he said. "I just haven't gotten to the important part where I can run or jog. That's the next step."


Tigers OF Rajai Davis dealing with finger injury


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/30/2015) Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis recently admitted that he has been bothered by a finger injury on his left hand, which has affected his swing, reports the Detroit Free Press.

"I don't put that finger on the bat," Davis said. "Swing without it."

Over 91 games this season, Davis is hitting .243 with four home runs and 18 RBI.


Royals' Alex Gordon to play 4-5 games per week


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/30/2015) When Royals outfielder Alex Gordon is activated from the disabled list, manager Ned Yost said Gordon will play four to five games per week, reports the Kansas City Star.

Gordon has been rehabbing his injured groin at Triple-A and is expected to be activated next week.

"He feels really good," Yost said. "He's running at about 90 percent, which is good. He's taking walks, fouling off pitches, getting hits. He's doing a lot of really good things. I just want to make sure that he's ready when he gets here."


Royals' Alex Rios not in Sunday's lineup


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/30/2015) Royals outfielder Alex Rios was held out of Sunday's lineup against the Rays, the team announced. Rios was also held out of Saturday's game because of an illness.

Red Sox's David Ortiz returns to lineup Sunday; Hanley Ramirez out


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/30/2015) The Red Sox will start David Ortiz at first base for Sunday's game at the New York Mets, reports the Providence Journal. Ortiz will also bat fourth after not starting Saturday's game because of tightness in his left heel.

Meanwhile, outfielder Hanley Ramirez will not start for the third straight game because of fatigue in his right shoulder. Ramirez is hitting .249 with 19 home runs and 53 RBI in 401 at-bats.


Royals RF Alex Rios (illness) scratched from lineup on Saturday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/29/2015) Royals right fielder Alex Rios has been scratched from Saturday's lineup due to an illness. Jarrod Dyson will take his place in right field against the Rays.

The severity of Rios' illness had not been made clear.


Red Sox LF Hanley Ramirez (shoulder) still out on Saturday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/29/2015) Hanley Ramirez's fatigued shoulder will keep him out of the Red Sox lineup for at least one more game, as he is sitting against the Mets on Saturday. Ramirez was scratched from Friday's lineup when his shoulder started acting up, and he was not used in the game.

Alejandro De Aza will take over in left field on Saturday. It is not yet known if Ramirez will be available off the bench.


Tigers OF J.D. Martinez gets rare day off on Saturday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/29/2015) The Tigers are giving outfielder J.D. Martinez his first day off in over two months, as he is being held out of the starting lineup on Saturday against the Blue Jays. Martinez had started every game for the Tigers since June 24.

The All-Star outfielder has been enjoying a career-year in 2015, and he has maintained his good fortunes lately. Over his last 10 games, Martinez owns a .308 average with three home runs and eight RBI.


Orioles CF Adam Jones fine for Friday game


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/28/2015) Orioles slugger Adam Jones is ready to roll Friday night in Texas after leaving the game Thursday following a frightening collision with the wall as he chased a fly ball. He is in the lineup.

Jones can now concentrate on ending a rare 0-for-9 slump. He enters play with a typically strong slash line of .280/319/.497.


Rangers OF Josh Hamilton takes BP; could be back soon


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/28/2015) Shelved Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton is taking batting practice on the field Friday, per the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, which indicates that he's getting closer to returning to action.

Hamilton is eligible to be activated Monday off the disabled list. He has been sidelined since Aug. 20 with left knee inflammation.


Astros' George Springer to begin rehab assignment Saturday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/28/2015) Astros outfielder George Springer will begin a rehab assignment Saturday at Double-A, reports the Houston Chronicle. Springer has not played since July 1 after fracturing his wrist.

Orioles promote Dariel Alvarez; option Henry Urrutia


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(8/28/2015) The Orioles called up outfielder Dariel Alvarez on Friday, the team announced. Alvarez was promoted after the team optioned outfielder Henry Urrutia to Triple-A.

Twins CF Aaron Hicks to start rehab assignment Saturday


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/28/2015) Twins center fielder Aaron Hicks will begin a rehab assignment for Triple-A Rochester on Saturday, according to MLB.com.

Hicks is on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring.


Yost: Ben Zobrist to soon start at 2B over Omar Infante for Royals


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/28/2015) It appears all but certain that light-hitting Omar Infante will be the odd man out of the Royals lineup when Alex Gordon returns from injury.

As expected, Ned Yost has stated that Ben Zobrist will play mostly second base when Gordon is ready, per the Kansas City Star.

Infante has not found his stride at the plate all season. The result is a .217 average, which if maintained would be the lowest of his career.

The versatile Zobrist, who can play all over the field, will likely continue to give others occasional days off as the Royals cruise to the division title.


 
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