International League honors Tyler Moore

Former Mississippi State outfielder Tyler Moore was named Hitter of the Week in the Triple-A International League on
Monday.

Moore hit .308 (8 for 26) for the Washington Nationals’ farm club in Syracuse, with three homers and 13 RBIs in six games. The highlight effort was a two-homer, six-RBI game at Indianapolis.

He’s hitting .307 in 33 games at Syracuse after struggling (.151) in 42 games this season in the big leagues.

Moore was a 16th-round pick by Washington in the 2008 draft.