AL West News and Rumors
Davis' 3-run shot, stellar D lift A's over HalosMLB.com 10 hours agoKhris Davis' three-run homer in the eighth inning powered the Athletics to a 7-4 victory over the Angels on Friday night at Angel Stadium.Share TweetMLB.com 12 hours agoGeorge Springer had three hits and drove in five runs, and the Astros blitzed Royals starter Edinson Volquez for nine runs in the first inning in cruising to a 13-4 victory on Friday night.Share Tweet
Mookie's mash, Koji's K's cap wild nightMLB.com 12 hours agoThe Red Sox stunned the Rangers with four runs in the ninth inning and rallied for an 8-7 victory at Globe Life Park. The comeback came against relievers Jake Diekman and Matt Bush as the Rangers were trying to stay away from using closer Sam Dyson.Share Tweet
Davis' 3-Run HR in 8th Lifts A's to 7-4 Win Over Angelsnytimes.com 12 hours agoKhris Davis hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-4 on Friday night.Share Tweet
A's anticipate Hill and Manaea to return soonMLB.com 13 hours agoThe A's are moving closer toward getting back two members of their starting rotation, though they're still unsure about the status of another.Share Tweet
Red Sox Rally With 4 Runs in 9th for 8-7 Win Over Rangersnytimes.com 14 hours agoMookie Betts went deep on an elevated fastball, and Dustin Pedroia came home on a pitch that got past the catcher.Share Tweet
Pujols' 573rd HR ties Killebrew at 11th all-timeMLB.com 15 hours agoAngels designated hitter Albert Pujols continued his climb up the all-time home run ladder in Friday night's 7-4 loss to the A's, tying Harmon Killebrew for 11th all-time with his first-inning, two-run homer off of Oakland left-hander Eric Surkamp -- fo…Share Tweet
Miley could be close to rejoining Seattle rotationAfter making a Minor League rehab appearance Friday, Mariners pitcher Wade Miley could be close to rejoining the rotation.Share TweetThe Astros are planning to call up first baseman A.J. Reed from Triple-A Fresno, according to an MLB.com source.Share Tweet
LeBlanc tops flurry of roster moves by MarinersIt was a busy day of transactions for the Mariners, who added lefty Wade LeBlanc and gave him a start Friday against the Cardinals. Outfielder Nori Aoki was also optioned to Triple-A Tacoma.Share Tweet
Do the Rangers have the guts to sit Prince Fielder?ESPN.com Jun 24 (yesterday)Do the Rangers have the guts to sit Prince Fielder?Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 24 (yesterday)Umpire Paul Emmel sustained a scary injury on Thursday night while he was working the game between the Los Angeles Angels and the Oakland Athletics. The Angels' Jefry Marte was pinch hitting with two outs in the bottom of the ninth, and took a big swing…Share TweetNothing wound up going right for Tim Lincecum in his home debut on Thursday night, as he was pulled after three innings in an eventual 5-4 loss to the Oakland A's.Share Tweet
A's weighing options for Saturday's starterMLB.com Jun 23 (yesterday)The A's will start left-hander Eric Surkamp on Friday instead of on his scheduled turn Saturday, manager Bob Melvin announced on Thursday. The A's will announce a Saturday starter after Thursday night's series opener against the Angels at Angel Stadium.Share Tweet
The Mariners Lost In The Dumbest Waydeadspin.com Jun 23 (yesterday)The Seattle Mariners lost their sixth straight game this afternoon to move below .500 and cap off a long slide in which they’ve gone 8-19 and have been swept three times. Today’s loss was the dumbest. Starter Adrian Sampson injured his elbow warming up …Share Tweet
Tigers Win on Walk-Off Wild Pitch, Earning Sweep of Seattlenytimes.com Jun 23 (yesterday)A little gift gave the Detroit Tigers a four-game sweep.Share TweetESPN.com Jun 23 (yesterday)Mariners' Sampson (elbow) exits after warm-upsShare Tweet
Rangers’ Ian Desmond Switches to the Outfield, and Doesn’t Look Backnytimes.com Jun 23 (2 days ago)Desmond is hitting .316 as the surging Texas Rangers’ new center fielder after more than 900 games at shortstop for the Nationals.Share TweetBacked by a four-run fourth inning, Cole Hamels struck out eight and allowed one run in six innings as the Rangers defeated the Reds, 6-4, to split the two-game series Wednesday night at Globe Life Park.Share Tweet
Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of ToothMar 20Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice!Mar 18ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell discusses the new bacon-related items being offered by the Texas Rangers this season.
Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's ReturnMar 13Stephania Bell explains the unknown of when Yu Darvish will be able to return and whether he can avoid a second corrective surgery down the line.
Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John SurgeryMar 13Tim Kurkjian reacts to the news that Yu Darvish's season will end before it even begins as the Rangers' ace will undergo Tommy John surgery.