Moore replaces Darvish as AL All-Star

Tampa Bay left-hander Matt Moore has replaced injured Texas
pitcher Yu Darvish on the American League All-Star roster.

The change was announced after Moore got the win Thursday as the
Rays beat Minnesota.

Moore is 13-3 and tied with Detroit’s Max Scherzer for the
league lead in victories. The 24-year-old Moore has a 3.44 ERA in
19 starts.

Darvish was put on the disabled list Wednesday because of a mild
strain in his upper back. He is 8-4 and leads the majors with 157

Darvish is a two-time All-Star. The right-hander plans to attend
the All-Star festivities in New York. The All-Star game is Tuesday
night at Citi Field.