| Sep 17, 2011
| 8:26 PM
It was Fan Appreciation Night at Safeco Field on Saturday, and the 22,159 in attendance could certainly be appreciative of some rare fireworks at the plate courtesy of the home team.
But unfortunately for the Mariners, the Rangers and their league-...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 12:50 AM
Enjoy the undercard.
There is an abundance of intriguing storylines in baseball these days, and most of them will be like Matt Kemp's run at the Triple Crown — over and out of sight by the time the World Series rolls around.
Justin Verlander could...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 7:11 PM
RLINGTON, Texas - Nelson Cruz hit the first game-ending grand slam in postseason history, lifting the Texas Rangers over the Detroit Tigers 7-3 in 11 innings Monday for a 2-0 lead in the AL championship series.
Cruz doubled early, then hit a tying...
| 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...
| May 10, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Left fielder Nolan Reimold is scheduled to undergo an epidural injection in his sore neck Friday morning, but it appears very doubtful that he’ll be ready to come off the disabled list as soon as he becomes eligible Wednesday.
| May 10, 2012
| 8:18 PM
The Orioles entered Thursday's doubleheader with the hot-hitting Rangers focused on survival.
Orioles pitchers served up eight home runs (and 24 runs) in the first two games of the series to the most dangerous hitting lineup in the American League. A...
| May 10, 2012
| 7:20 PM
After Wednesday’s game at Camden Yards was postponed -- forcing a doubleheader Thursday -- the Orioles needed both games against the Rangers, and quality starting pitching, to salvage a series tie.
And the Baltimore bats were ready to partake in...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 10:05 PM
Mariners pitcher Blake Beavan has watched hundreds of games at the Ballpark in Arlington, having grown up 25 minutes away in Irving, Texas. But he couldn't recall if he'd ever seen a 1-0 contest.
That's understandable, given there had been only nine...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 10:01 PM
A struggling Mariners offense erupted for three runs in the top of the ninth inning off Rangers closer Joe Nathan as Seattle snapped a seven-game losing streak to Texas with a 4-3 victory on Wednesday night.
Kevin Millwood was outstanding in his Mariners...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 8:08 PM
At DFW, the Rangers made their way to a waiting American Airlines jet for the trip to St. Louis that could make them world champions.
And they stopped to sign a few autographs along the way.
Most of the players made a bee line for the jet, while...
| May 19, 2012
| 9:01 PM
In their most recent hot stretch, the Orioles have milked the drama -- with their previous seven wins coming by a margin of three runs or fewer.
For much of Saturday’s 6-5 victory, the trend looked like it finally would end, with their most...