Tags » Jason Vargas

Hot starts that are about to cool off

Batters
Emilio Bonifacio, Tor, 2B, OF: For those of you who rode this train for the first few weeks, try and get off at the next stop.  190 more words

Roto Recap 4/19

Zack Greinke -  6 IP, 3 H, ER, 2 BB, 8 K     Apparently someone wants to be  first in line for the Cy Young conversation. Through his first four games, Greinke boasts a 2.42 ERA along with a 1.03 WHIP. 828 more words

Fantasy Baseball

Twins Shut Down By Vargas In 5-0 Loss To Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco was virtually unhittable a week ago in Minnesota, shutting down the scuffling Royals over eight innings in an easy victory that came amid a three-game sweep. 709 more words

Sports

Heaven Is For Real: Not Giving Up The Lion (Movie Review)

“If heaven is for real, we’d all lead different lives.”–Todd Burpo

Heaven is For Real explores the experience of Pastor Todd Burpo (Greg Kinnear) and his family, as his son Colton (Connor Corum) has a vision while he’s undergoing an emergency appendectomy. 1,031 more words

Current Events

Injuries to Omar Infante, Matt Moore mar Royals' win over Rays

Powered by eight-plus strong innings from Jason Vargas, the Royals beat the Rays 4-2 in Kansas City on Monday night, but the win was overshadowed by a pair of unsettling mid-game departures. 423 more words

Tampa Bay Rays

Moore Hurt, Rays Drop Road Opener To Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas took a shutout into the ninth inning, Alcides Escobar hit a three-run double and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 Monday night in a game that included two significant injuries. 357 more words

Sports

Kyle Zimmer could be the next Jose Fernandez

It’s not exactly bold to predict good things for Zimmer, who is a top 10-30 prospect in the game depending on who you ask. Ever since transitioning to pitcher at the University of San Francisco he’s been nothing but money (figuratively of course, we don’t want any NCAA violations). 558 more words

Baseball