Melky Cabrera LF CWS 2 weeks ago
Cabrera went 3-for-5 with two runs scored and an RBI in the 4-3 win over Oakland on Saturday.
While it was just three singles, it's nice to see Cabrera getting on-base at the top of the struggling White Sox lineup. This is now three straight games with an RBI for Cabrera.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 2 weeks ago
Cabrera went 1-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored in the 7-6 win against the A's Friday night.
Cabrera has gotten off to a slow start this season and has struggled recently, going just 2-for-20 over the past five games. He has been solid throughout his career, so look for him to get out of this slump soon.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 4 weeks ago
Cabrera went 3-for-4 Saturday with a run scored.
He's shaken off his slow start to the season, and Cabrera is now hitting .316 (12-for-38) over his last 10 games with five runs scored and four RBI. He still only has two extra-base hits on the season, both doubles, but as long as he keeps collecting hits, the rest of his production should come around.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 1 month ago
Cabrera went 4-for-5 Saturday with a double, two runs scored and two RBI.
He was hitting just .162 coming into the game, but Cabrera led the White Sox hit parade in a 12-4 romp over the Tigers. With Jose Abreu and Adam LaRoche, who both homered on Saturday, slugging behind him in the batting order, Cabrera might have a shot at topping his career high of 102 runs scored set back in 2011.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 2 months ago
Cabrera went 1-for-4 Monday against the Royals.
While the White Sox were stymied offensively Monday, Cabrera is in a premier spot to put up counting stats this season hitting in the two hole behind Adam Eaton and ahead of Jose Abreu.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 3 months ago
Cabrera (finger) will likely bat second for the White Sox in 2015, the team's official site reports.
Sandwiched between leadoff man Adam Eaton and No. 3 hitter Jose Abreu, Cabrera should provide a similar spread of runs scored and RBI to his 2014 numbers in the potent Toronto lineup. If he's able to sustain last season's production, Cabrera should prove to be an undervalued commodity yet again in many drafts this spring.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 5 months ago
Cabrera agreed to a three-year, $43.5 million contract with the White Sox, MLB.com reports.
Cabrera will likely play left field and hit near the top of the order. Cabrera adds to an active White Sox offseason that already saw signings of David Robertson, Adam LaRoche and a trade for Jeff Samardzija.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 7 months ago
Cabrera (finger) declined the Blue Jays' $15.3 million qualifying offer Monday, Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com reports.
Cabrera wasn't expected to accept the offer, and now that has become official. He will be free to search the open market for a longer term deal, and could also return to the Blue Jays if they decide to pursue him.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 8 months ago
Cabrera (finger) was transferred to the 60-day DL on Sunday, MLB.com reports.
The move is merely procedural, as Cabrera was already set to miss the remainder of the regular season after undergoing surgery on his fractured pinky finger in early-September. The move will clear up a spot on the 40-man roster for the Blue Jays to add some depth for their regular season finale.
Melky Cabrera LF CWS 9 months ago
Cabrera (finger) underwent successful surgery Monday to repair a fractured finger, Blue Jays' play-by-play man Mike Wilner reports.
Cabrera left Friday's game after sustaining the finger injury and was later ruled out for the remainder of the season after it was revealed that he suffered a fractured pinky. Cabrera concludes the season batting .301 with 73 RBI and 16 home runs in 568 at-bats.