| May 23, 2015
| 6:40 PM
NEW YORK — Nick Martinez spent about a dozen games in the left-field bleachers at Yankee Stadium from 2009-11, watching with his Fordham friends and hoping to one day make it to the big leagues — as a hitter.
He spent Saturday on the mound...
| May 22, 2015
| 6:44 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Prince Fielder launched two long homers, drove in four runs and helped the Texas Rangershold off the New York Yankees 10-9 Friday night for their third straight win.
Quickly down 7-0 and still trailing 10-5, New York rallied in the...
| May 21, 2015
| 2:04 PM
BOSTON (AP) - Mitch Moreland hit a solo homer and drove in two runs, Wandy Rodriguez pitched 6 2-3 solid innings and the Texas Rangers beat the Red Sox and their listless offense 3-1 on Thursday night.
Moreland added two singles for the Rangers, who won...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 7:35 PM
KEY MOMENT: In the 11th inning, Leonys Martin lifted a Jose Alvarez fastball just over the right-field wall to put the Rangers, who had trailed by a run entering the ninth inning, ahead 4-3.
AT THE PLATE: The Angels had 15 hits but left 14 runners on...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 10:13 PM
KEY MOMENT: Designated hitter C.J. Cron came to the plate with the bases loaded and the score tied, 1-1, with two out in the sixth inning. Cron lined a pitch from reliever Roman Mendez up the middle, and center fielder Leonys Martin dived but could not...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 10:16 PM
KEY MOMENT: David Freese belted a two-run home run over the center field wall with two out in seventh inning to put the Angels ahead, 3-2. Freese's homer came against reliever Keone Kela and scored Mike Trout, who had reached on a fielder's choice and...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:33 PM
Angels Manager Mike Scioscia summoned left-hander Jose Alvarez to face Eric Hosmer and Kendrys Morales in the eighth inning of a one-run game against the Kansas City Royals last Friday night.
Alvarez retired Hosmer, the left-handed cleanup hitter, and...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 10:33 PM
No matter how well Drew Rucinski pitched Tuesday night, he was not going to remain in the Angels rotation for long, not with Garrett Richards on the verge of returning from left-knee surgery.
But Rucinski was so shaky in his first major league start, an...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:58 PM
Rockets were flying all over Globe Life Park in the bottom of the first inning Monday night, and there was no life preserver in sight for Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker.
Not that he was looking for one. When you sign as an undrafted free agent out of...
| 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-...
| 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....