| Feb 28, 2011
| 6:00 PM
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) - Rangers postseason ace Colby Lewis threw two shutout innings in his Cactus League debut, and Mike Napoli and Ian Kinsler homered for Texas in a 12-11 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday.
Lewis, 3-0 with a 1.71 ERA in his...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 10:13 PM
Mariners manager Eric Wedge vowed Thursday afternoon that his team would continue to compete, no matter what. But the club didn't bring much to the party on Thursday night in a 5-0 loss to the front-running Rangers as Derek Holland held Seattle to five...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 10:35 PM
Lack of offensive support has been an ongoing theme for a strong Mariners pitching rotation this season, but Doug Fister continues to be the poster boy for that problem.
The big right-hander took his 11th loss on Friday despite another solid outing, this...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 6:30 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Justin Verlander was washed out of another Game 1.
Scuffling through a wet postseason, the Detroit ace and likely AL Cy Young Award winner left a start early again Saturday night when a pair of rain delays prevented him from...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 5:16 AM
DETROIT — A loss from elimination, the exhausted Detroit Tigers needed another big start from their determined ace.
When Justin Verlander began to struggle, a fluky bounce helped extend their season.
Verlander kept Detroit in the game with a gutsy...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 6:47 PM
Just about a year ago, when the Orioles were in town to play the Texas Rangers in the series prior to the All-Star Break, Buck Showalter was contemplating whether he should return to the game as Orioles manager.
He even had a clandestine meeting near...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 9:17 PM
If the Orioles are looking for a bright side to their three-game pummeling by the Texas Rangers, it's this: They don't have to come back here this season.
That likely won't make a long flight to Boston -- and four more games in never-friendly Fenway Park...
| Sep 22, 2011
Ian Kinsler and Josh Hamilton hit solo homers in the eighth inning off Grant Balfour, and Texas moved closer to its second straight AL West crown with a 3-2 triumph over the Oakland Athletics.
The Rangers' fourth straight victory and eighth in their last...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 10:53 PM
It must have been Dave.
Just a few hours after the Mariners unveiled a statue of the beloved broadcaster Dave Niehaus in right-center field on Friday afternoon, Seattle scored three unearned runs in an odd third inning that helped propel the Mariners...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 3:01 PM
How do the Cardinals explain what happened against the Rangers in Game 5 of the World Series?
No we're not talking just about their 4-2 loss on Monday, Oct. 23. Instead, St. Louis is blaming its bizarre pitching sequence on miscommunication between the...