| Dec 13, 2014
The Sports Xchange
MLB Team Report - Texas Rangers - INSIDE PITCH
Considering the team's lofty expectations when 2014 began, the Texas Rangers enter the offseason coming off one of the worst seasons in franchise history.
Everything went wrong, starting...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Assessing the 5-4 loss in a monotone matching the mood in the Marlins' clubhouse, Giancarlo Stanton suddenly cracked a smile.
"We're not afraid to make it interesting, I'll tell you that," Stanton said.
The upstart Marlins, masters of one-run games in...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:31 PM
Adam Dunn's hulking frame on the mound in the ninth inning Tuesday — and the cheers from the few deeply entertained fans still left at U.S. Cellular Field — gave a new spin to the White Sox pitching troubles of late.
When things become so...
| Jul 29, 2014
By John Henry, The Sports Xchange
ARLINGTON, Texas — J.P. Arencibia's two-run single keyed the Texas Rangers' decisive four-run fifth that made a winner out of right-hander Yu Darvish in a 4-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday.
| Jul 30, 2014
By Jackson Long, The Sports Xchange
ARLINGTON, Texas — The New York Yankees rallied from a three-run deficit, then held on for a 12-11 victory over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday when Rangers slugger Adrian Beltre flied out with the bases loaded...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 11:40 PM
When the Angels were in Boston in August, several players asked veteran infielder John McDonald to bring the World Series ring he won with the Red Sox last season from his home in Scituate, Mass., to Fenway Park.
They wanted to see it, to touch it, to...
| May 2, 2014
| 11:24 PM
KEY MOMENT: With two outs in the top of the sixth, Prince Fielder hit a ground ball to shortstop that probably would have ended the inning if the Angels hadn't shifted their infield slightly toward the right side. Shortstop Erick Aybar made a diving...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 5:45 AM
— As Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette sat in his office at the Ed Smith Stadium complex on a sunny afternoon earlier this month, overlooking a well-manicured cloverleaf of fields, a bitter winter seemed like an eternity ago in more ways...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Looks as if J.P. Arencibia won't let Kimberly Perry be lonely: The baseball player and the country crooner are now reportedly married.
The Band Perry singer, 30, wed the catcher, 28, at the First Presbyterian Church in Greenville, Tenn., today,...
| May 4, 2014
| 7:21 PM
AT THE PLATE: Erick Aybar and Albert Pujols hit solo homers in the first inning — it was the 502nd homer of Pujols' career — but the Angels managed little else against Rangers ace Yu Darvish, who gave up three runs and seven hits in 61/3...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 9:36 PM
If you had to choose a two-inning sample that is emblematic of the way things have gone for the Angels this season, the last two innings of Sunday's 6-5 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays would be a good choice.
Leading by three runs with five outs to go,...