| Dec 3, 2010
| 4:33 PM
No wonder the Angels were so reluctant on Thursday to reveal or confirm the financial details of their contract with left-hander Hisanori Takahashi. The pitcher came at a much steeper price than anyone anticipated. Initial reports pegged the two-year...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Texas Rangers had just one winning record in the seven seasons before they hired Ron Washington as manager. And that's turned out to be a pretty good hire: They entered Saturday night's sixth game of the American League Championship Series against the...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:22 PM
When out drinking beer with friends, there’s nothing more communal or cheap than sharing a pitcher. But pitcher sizes vary, as do their prices. To figure out which bars in Wrigleyville offer the best pitcher deals, someone would have to measure a...
| Oct 30, 2010
Texas closer Neftali Feliz saved more games this season than any rookie in baseball history. Now he's got another claim to fame: having saved the first World Series victory in franchise history.
Feliz retired the San Francisco Giants in order in the...
| Apr 11, 2011
Michael Young and Mitch Moreland each had a run-scoring double, as the Texas Rangers held on for a 2-0 win over the Detroit Tigers in the opener of a three-game set at Comerica Park.
Young went 2-for-4 with a run scored for Texas, which has won three...
| Apr 24, 2011
| 8:18 AM
First-year starter Alexi Ogando pitched into the seventh inning for the Texas Rangers before Cody Eppley pitched two scoreless innings in his major league debut. Then they handed it over to one of their old guys. Darren Oliver, one of two 40-something...
| Jan 22, 2012
For Josh Hamilton, these could have been truly glorious days.
If not for the Cardinals' fifth rally in Game 6, Hamilton still would be taking bows for hitting an extra-inning, game-winning home run in the World Series. His drive to center field should...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Michael Young had two hits, including an RBI triple, and the Rangers beat the Tigers 5-2 on Thursday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Josh Hamilton and Nelson Cruz also had two hits while Alexi Ogando pitched 6 1/3 innings to beat Detroit for the third time...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:33 PM
I know that the Sox are committed to Adam Dunn's home run production. However, I can't for the life of me, why he is put third in the batting order. Alex Rios or A.J. Pierzynski would be a much better fit. Dunn is on his way to setting the single-season...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Orioles catcher Matt Wieters didn't start Friday night's game against theOakland A's, but it wasn't because he is mired in a 1-for-30 slump. Wieters was held out of the lineup because of a tight right bicep muscle.
"We want to make sure we can get that...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 5:50 PM
Although the Orioles are focused on adding a starter and a hitter by Tuesday’s non-waiver trade deadline, they are asking about left-handed relievers in the trade market as well, according to multiple industry sources.
With one of the best bullpens...