Matt Moore RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rays expected to deal Moore, Pearce

    The Score "It may just be the calm before the storm for the Tampa Bay Rays. Starting pitcher Matt Moore and utility man Steve Pearce are both growing increasingly likely to be dealt within the next 72 hours, sources told Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan. A former All-Star in 2013, Moore has struggled at times..." July 29

  • Rangers engaging with Tampa Bay in trade talks for starter Matt Moore

    Sports Day "The Rangers are in desperate need of starting pitching help, and with one potential target already off the market they need to find some new possibilities. MLB.com's Jon Morosi reported late Saturday night that the Rangers are in "ongoing trade talks" with the Tampa Bay Rays about starting..." July 17

  • Rangers are showing interest in Matt Moore

    Tampa Bay Times "Matt Moore gave the Rays the kind of start in Wednesday's 4-0 win over the Red Sox that they have been so desperately seeking. He pitched well enough, most vital of all, to win the game, just their second in the past 14 tries. A no-hitter through five, a jam created by his only three hits..." June 30

  • Moore: Rays' starters want to pitch deeper into games

    Tampa Bay Times "Matt Moore acknowledges that he hasn't pitched as consistently well as he had hoped. But he also makes it clear he hasn't been given the opportunity to pitch as much as he would like. Thursday, Moore was lifted after allowing four runs and eight hits, and giving up two leads, in five innings..." June 03

  • Rays are reportedly willing to trade Matt Moore, but not for a real hitter

    Rays Index "The Rays are awful and it is June. The Rays also have a lot of starting pitchers which means the big storyline over the next 8-10 weeks is going to be the will-they-won’t-they trade a strarting pitcher. So far, the focus seems to be on Matt Moore and Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe drops this..." June 01

  • Rays may pull Matt Moore from scheduled start against Angels

    Tampa Tribune "The Rays are thinking about tinkering with their rotation. LHP Matt Moore was lined up to start Sunday in Anaheim, with the plan to drop in a fifth starter either Monday or Tuesday in Seattle. But Rays manager Kevin Cash said that Sunday's starter is now "to be determined," which seems to..." May 05

  • Rays' Moore continues to impress in spring debut

    Tampa Bay Times "LHP Matt Moore's first appearance of the spring did not start well Monday, a misplaced curveball launched for a leadoff home run by Boston's Mookie Betts. But things got better from there, as Moore retired the next six batters he faced in the Rays' eventual 3-2 10-inning win. And that made it..." March 08

  • Rays’ Moore back to normal, feels good after rehabbing from surgery

    Tampa Tribune "Matt Moore will drive to Tropicana Field this morning and join teammates Chris Archer and Jake Odorizzi in the right-field bullpen as the trio takes another step toward building arm strength in advance of spring training. The plan is for those in the Rays’ pitching rotation to throw off the..." February 12