Orlando Scandrick has been suspended the first four games of the season.
Scandrick will have to watch the Cowboys first four games of the season form home after the league suspended him for four games for a drug violation. After allegedly taking something in Mexico while on vacation, the Cowboys defender then tested positive for a banned substance. Expect Morris Claiborne to start in his absence. ANALYST: Matthew Beck
Jake Marisnick was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored on Thursday night against the Royals.
Jake Marisnick had two hits from the bottom of the order which included a double and a run scored in Houston’s 5 -2 win over Kansas City on Thursday night. His double in the second inning with two outs kept the inning alive and Marisnick scored on a single by Jose Altuve before Yordano Ventura left the game after a rain delay in the second inning. Although Marisnick struggled in the second half, he did finish September/October with a .275 average with three home runs and seven stolen bases. Analysis: Greg Jewett