| Apr 9, 2015
| 6:20 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. The Rangers were nearly no-hit in the season opener and seemingly created a bloopers DVD two days later.
And yet, thanks to a 10-1 rout of Oakland on Thursday, they return to Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas, for the home opener having...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 9:54 AM
Bob Melvin did his best to keep Sonny Gray from becoming chatty between innings of his no-hit bid. The pitcher kept wanting to discuss his walk-up music and get the manager's approval.
"I'm not very superstitious," Gray said.
The right-hander didn't...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 5:20 AM
Few times over the past 35 years have the Texas Rangers appeared to be so outmanned and ill-prepared to begin the baseball season.
How do we know this? The Cactus League box scores told us so. And you know how trustworthy they are.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:06 PM
PITTSBURGH — Baseball's awards races are winding down, and the Baseball Writers Association of America has some difficult choices to make in the four voting categories for each league.
Mike Trout, Clayton Kershaw and Jose Abreu appear to be shoo-...
| 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...
| May 2, 2014
| 11:30 PM
The Angels don't need Hector Santiago to anchor the rotation; that's the job of capable veterans Jered Weaver and C.J. Wilson. They just can't afford for the left-hander to be an anchor in the rotation, a pitcher who weighs the staff down.
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:44 PM
By John Henry, The Sports Xchange
ARLINGTON, Texas - Colby Lewis retired the last 13 hitters he faced in his strongest outing of the season and the Texas Rangers took two of three games from the New York Yankees with a 3-2 victory on Wednesday night....
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:11 PM
With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals.
The American League West is home to the teams with the major leagues' best records, the Oakland Athletics (59-36) and the Los...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 10:15 PM
With three consecutive wins against the Texas Rangers, including Wednesday’s come-from-behind, rain-soaked 6-4 victory, an obvious question has arisen.
Manny Machado who?
OK, maybe it’s not really a burning sentiment at this point. But...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:30 AM
With his teammates killing time inside the clubhouse during a 1-hour, 38-minute rain delay Wednesday night, Orioles closer Zach Britton remained in the bullpen, waiting out the weather for his opportunity to close out a 6-4 win over the Texas Rangers at...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 10:19 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he is glad that he didn't make a bigger fuss over what he thought was a bad call in the club's 6-4 win over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday at Camden Yards.
Home plate umpire Toby Basner ruled that Orioles catcher...