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  • Sideline Chatter: Not too much to bear

    What's a guy to do when his "wife" won't get off his back? Ville Parviainen, with teammate Janette Oksman aboard, covered a grueling 278-yard obstacle course in 1 minute, 3.75 seconds last Saturday to capture the 19th Wife Carrying World Championships in...
  • Game roundup: Scherzer, Tigers win duel with Dodgers

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 3: Adds Astros-Rangers; four games to follow Game roundup: Scherzer, Tigers win duel with Dodgers DETROIT -- Max Scherzer held the Los Angeles Dodgers to one run in seven innings, outdueling Zack Greinke in a...
  • Problems continue on the mound for Angels' C.J. Wilson

    Problems continue on the mound for Angels' C.J. Wilson
    To explain his recent struggles, Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson compared his pitching to golf. In his previous start, when he gave up three home runs in 41/3 innings, he was way off in the woods. Against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday at Angel...
  • Evan Grant: Rangers 'ugly night' has them in last place in MLB

    ARLINGTON, Texas Last place Texas Rangers. And that's not all. On Wednesday, after Houston kicked sand in the face of the Rangers to complete a dominant three-game sweep with an 8-4 win, the Rangers found themselves in a the mother of all messes. Not...
  • On The Fly: Springer Has Sprung

    Former UConn baseball player George Springer, a rookie with the Astros, leads Major League Baseball with an average home run distance of 423.8 feet (minimum five homers), according to ESPN. A Springer dinger, No. 18, went 442 feet Tuesday night. Too bad...
  • Rangers hit bottom after three-game sweep by Astros

    ARLINGTON, Texas The Houston Astros and Texas Rangers meet 10 more times in 2014, but the mantle for the state's best team, along with the Silver Boot, may have been passed Wednesday night. The Astros' 8-4 win in front of an announced crowd of 31,161...
  • Astros complete sweep of Rangers

    The Sports Xchange By John Henry, The Sports Xchange Astros complete sweep of Rangers ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Houston Astros got even with one of their biggest nemeses in completing a three-game sweep of the Texas Rangers on Wednesday with an 8-4...
  • Astros trade RHP Doran to White Sox

    The Sports Xchange Astros trade RHP Doran to White Sox The Houston Astros traded right-handed pitcher Bobby Doran to the Chicago White Sox for a player to be named later, the teams announced Thursday. The White Sox assigned Doran to Triple-A Charlotte....
  • Game roundup: Tigers pound Dodgers in comeback

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 2; later games to follow Game roundup: Tigers pound Dodgers in comeback DETROIT -- Rajai Davis had three hits and three RBIs, and the Detroit Tigers recorded a season-high in runs to erase an early five-run deficit...
  • Rangers' misery continues as Astros eye first sweep over Texas since 2003

    ARLINGTON, Texas The Texas Rangers fell behind early again Tuesday, and for the second consecutive night, the Houston Astros didn't take their feet off the gas. The Astros' 6-3 win in front of 32,608 at Globe Life Park has brought the scuffling, injury-...
  • Carter homers twice as Astros dump Rangers

    The Sports Xchange By John Henry, The Sports Xchange Carter homers twice as Astros dump Rangers ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Houston Astros scratched and clawed for just 18 runs in six games before beginning a three-game series with the Texas Rangers. Over...