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Devon Travis went 2-for-4 with a triple and a homer, his first of the year, in Thursday's loss to the Red Sox.

Sox ace Chris Sale made a rare mistake in the second inning and Travis didn't miss it, hitting it well into the seats in left field for his first dinger of the season. He ended up scoring two runs in the game, with his seventh-inning triple also registering as his first of the year. Nothing's come easy for the oft-injured second baseman this year -- as he continues to round into form from June knee surgery -- as he's hitting just .155/.222/.259 even after Thursday's good game. Fantasy players can find better middle infield options than Travis until he starts to show more, and show it more consistently, at the dish.
Apr 26 - 10:48 PM

Craig Kimbrel struck out one in a scoreless ninth inning Thursday against the Blue Jays, earning his seventh save of the year.

Kimbrel was tasked with protecting a one-run lead and did so, retiring Devon Travis, Kendrys Morales and Teoscar Hernandez to secure the victory. He's still a perfect 7-for-7 in save opportunities and owns a microscopic 0.87 ERA and 0.68 WHIP through 10 1/3 innings of work. The right-hander is behind only Edwin Diaz in the American League with his seven saves.
Apr 26 - 10:43 PM

Andrew Benintendi went 2-for-4 with an RBI double and a run scored in Thursday's win over the Blue Jays.

Benintendi roped a shot down the right field line in the third inning, plating a run and sliding safely into second for a double. He also had a single in the game. The two-hit game broke an 0-for-14 slump coming into the game, a slide that has his line at .232/.354/.378 through 22 games. Despite the slow start, the 23-year-old is a great talent, and it should be reflected in his numbers sooner than later.
Apr 26 - 10:39 PM

Marco Estrada struggled again Thursday, allowing five runs on eight hits over five innings in a loss to the Red Sox.

Estrada's big mistake was a three-run, opposite-field home run by J.D. Martinez in the fifth inning, but eight hits and a walk over five innings is often a recipe for trouble. His ERA now sits at 6.00, with a 1.44 WHIP, through five starts. Homers have been an issue throughout, as he's allowed seven in those five outings after yielding 31 in 33 starts last season. His next chance to right the ship will come Tuesday against the Twins.
Apr 26 - 10:34 PM

Chris Sale allowed three runs over six innings in a win over the Blue Jays on Thursday.

It was a fine outing but un-Sale-like, as he served up two long balls -- to Devon Travis and Justin Smoak -- and struck out just four over his six innings. Still, Sale won't turn his nose up at a win, as Thursday's was just his second in six starts this year. The southpaw owns a 2.31 ERA, 0.97 WHIP and 45/8 K/BB ratio through 35 innings of work, and a date with the flaccid Royals offense awaits Tuesday.
Apr 26 - 10:34 PM

Kyle Seager went 3-for-4 with the go-ahead RBI double in the eighth inning to lead the Mariners past the Indians 5-4 on Thursday.

With the game knotted at 4-4, Seager hit a high fly ball to left-center that missed being a two-run homer by a few feet. He settled for the RBI double that gave the M's a lead they wouldn't relinquish. Through 24 games, Seager is hitting .247/.297/.419 with three homers, 13 RBI and eight runs scored.
Apr 26 - 9:45 PM

Yonder Alonso hit a two-run home run in Thursday's loss to the Mariners.

Alonso punished a James Paxton mistake in the sixth inning for his sixth homer of the year. He finished 2-for-4 in the game. An ice-cold start has marred his line -- he's hitting just .220/.281/.463 through Thursday -- but he's begun to come around in recent days, hitting .257 with four homers since April 17.
Apr 26 - 9:41 PM

Dee Gordon hit an RBI triple and scored a run in Thursday's win over the Indians.

Gordon sent a line drive into the opposite field gap, turning on the jets to speed into third for his first triple of the year. He finished 1-for-5 in the game. He's hit a bit of a cold snap, with just two hits in his last 18 at-bats, but Gordon is still batting .286/.314/.378 with 13 runs scored and a league-high nine stolen bases on the year.
Apr 26 - 9:37 PM
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