Found May 13, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
Coming into this season, Rays rookie starter Matt Moore was expected to be one of the Rays' best starters. After seven starts, Moore has a 5.31 ERA, 34 strikeouts, 22 walks, and has allowed six homers. These aren't really great signs. His bad ERA is boosted by a 4.98 FIP and 5.01 xFIP. He's only getting ground balls in 33.1% of plate appearances. His BABIP is high at .325, and his strand rate is a little low at 67.7%. While Moore hasn't dominated the competition like he was expected to this year, the Rays playing behind him really aren't helping all that much. It's been a disappointing start for Tampa Bay's phenom, and the fact that the Rays are still a 20 win team says something about them. Game of the Night: Angels 4, Rangers 2. The Angels bullpen did something on Saturday that was difficult for them to do all year: protect a lead. The Angels took a 2-0 lead in the second on a monster Mark Trumbo homer, but starter CJ Wilson soon gave up that lead. C...
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