Melky Cabrera LF CWS 4 days ago

Cabrera went 2-for-4 with a run scored in Friday's 4-1 loss to the Royals.

Competitive Edge Analysis

The 31-year-old continues to tear through May despite his team's overall struggles, with Friday's effort marking his eighth multi-hit outing of the month. Cabrera is slashing .328/.384/.418 over 67 at-bats in May, and has already exceeded his April RBI total with eight. The only missing element has been the long ball, with the veteran still looking to add to the pair of dingers he blasted last month.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 1 week ago

Cabrera went 2-for-4 with a walk, two doubles, a run scored and an RBI in Sunday's 7-5 loss to the Yankees.

Competitive Edge Analysis

The base knocks are coming in bunches for Cabrera, who now has six multi-hit games in 13 starts during May en route to a .340 batting average (16-for-47) for the month. He's only got six RBI and seven runs scored with no home runs during that stretch, however, so aside from batting average Cabrera's still not producing a lot of fantasy value.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 2 weeks ago

Cabrera was ejected from Monday's game against the Rangers in the sixth inning for arguing with umpire Laz Diaz, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Cabrera ended his night with three unsuccessful at-bats, including one strikeout which was the impetus for his argument with Diaz. However, the 31-year-old has had a solid start to his season while batting .298 over 136 plate appearances.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 3 weeks ago

Cabrera went 4-for-5 with a double and three RBI in the White Sox's win over the Twins on Friday.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Cabrera struggled out of the gate last year in his first season with the White Sox, but he currently playing like peak Melky. His 133 OPS+ is the second-highest mark of his career, behind only his 2012, PED-enhanced season. He is putting balls in play at a career-best clip (81 percent) while striking out in a career-low 7.3 percent of his plate appearances. That kind of behavior should help him continue to put up sound stats in the heart of the Sox's order.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 3 weeks ago

Cabrera went 3-for-4 with two runs, one RBI and a walk Sunday at the Orioles.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Cabrera was one of five White Sox players to collect multiple hits against the Orioles in a winning effort. He came into this game mired in a 2-for-20 slump, but his three-hit effort raised his batting average to 298.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 1 month ago

Cabrera went 3-for-4 with with a solo homer and two runs scored in Saturday's 4-3 victory over the Rangers.

Competitive Edge Analysis

The veteran outfielder put together his second straight multi-hit effort, and homered for the second time in three games. After a moribund start the 2015 campaign, Cabrera has gone to the opposite end of the spectrum this season. He's slashing an outstanding .344/.400/.500 line with two homers and seven RBI over his first 64 at-bats.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 1 month ago

Cabrera is out of the lineup Sunday against the Rays, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Cabrera is in the midst of a six-game hitting streak, but he'll get the afternoon off Sunday as manager Robin Ventura makes room for Jerry Sands in the lineup. Unlike in 2015, Cabrera is off to a strong start to the campaign, batting .333 over 42 at-bats.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 1 month ago

Cabrera was 2-for-4 with a game-winning RBI single in Friday's 1-0 victory over the Rays.

Competitive Edge Analysis

The 12-year veteran knocked in Jimmy Rollins with his second single of the game in the ninth inning to send the White Sox home winners. It marked Cabrera's fifth consecutive multi-hit game, and sixth on the season overall. After going hitless in his first two games of the season, the 31-year-old is now tallying a .342 average over his first 38 at-bats of 2016.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 2 months ago

Cabrera went 2-for-4 with an RBI and run scored in Saturday's 7-3 victory over the Indians.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Just as in 2015, the veteran outfielder has gotten off to a considerably sluggish start at the plate, but is starting to show signs of emerging from it. Saturday marked Cabrera's second multi-hit game in the last three, and his nine-pitch RBI single that put Chicago ahead for good in the seventh inning was a testament to his plate discipline. Cabrera is expected to provide solid production in the areas of extra-base hits and RBI-- along with the occasional long ball-- wherever he slots in the lineup in 2016.

Melky Cabrera LF CWS 2 months ago

Cabrera managed a 2-for-4 day with a run and RBI on Thursday at Oakland.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Cabrera brought his average up from .091 to .200 with his two hits on Thursday. It was a slow start for the White Sox primary designated hitter, but he's showing signs of finding his swing in his most recent at-bats.