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Odor's Suspension Reduced to 7 Games, Starts Friday

Odor's Suspension Reduced to 7 Games, Starts Friday

nytimes.com MLB.com Updated 57 minutes ago
Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor started serving his suspension Friday for punching Toronto's Jose Bautista after the penalty was reduced from eight to seven games.
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  • Tolleson takes leave to be with ailing father

    Tolleson takes leave to be with ailing father

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    Rangers pitcher Shawn Tolleson is taking a family emergency medical leave to be with his father Mark, who is dealing with cancer.
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  • Mazara's monster HR leads Rangers over Angels

    Mazara's monster HR leads Rangers over Angels

    MLB.com nytimes.com deadspin.com May 25 (2 days ago)
    Sparked by Nomar Mazara's home run and big production from the lower half of the order, the Rangers outlasted the Angels, 15-9 on Wednesday afternoon. The Rangers have won five of their last six, including two of three from the Angels.
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  • Texas eyes 85-90 pitches for Yu's debut

    Texas eyes 85-90 pitches for Yu's debut

    MLB.com May 24 (3 days ago)
    The Rangers are hoping Yu Darvish can throw 85-90 pitches on Saturday in his first Major League start since 2014.
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  • Ortiz, Naylor among top prospect performers Monday

    Ortiz, Naylor among top prospect performers Monday

    MLB.com May 24 (4 days ago)
    Luis Ortiz, baseball's No. 69 overall prospect, made a seamless transition to Double-A as he enjoyed a stellar debut for Double-A Frisco. The Rangers' No. 4 prospect limited San Antonio to just one run in six innings, striking out six batters against on…
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  • Pujols Hits 569th Homer, Angels Beat Rangers 2-0

    Pujols Hits 569th Homer, Angels Beat Rangers 2-0

    nytimes.com MLB.com May 24 (4 days ago)
    Albert Pujols isn't reflecting yet. He and the Angels have too much work to do.
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  • Yu to start for Rangers on Saturday

    Yu to start for Rangers on Saturday

    MLB.com May 23 (4 days ago)
    After five rehab outings post-Tommy John surgery, Yu Darvish is returning to the Rangers rotation. Darvish will make his first Major League start since 2014 on Saturday, slated to start against the visiting Pirates, manager Jeff Banister said Monday.
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  • Josh Hamilton Will Miss All Season With Another Knee Surgery

    Josh Hamilton Will Miss All Season With Another Knee Surgery

    nytimes.com yahoo.com MLB.com May 23 (4 days ago)
    Josh Hamilton will have another surgery on his left knee and not play a game this season for the Texas Rangers.
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  • Rangers place Choo on disabled list

    Rangers place Choo on disabled list

    MLB.com May 23 (4 days ago)
    The Rangers placed outfielder Shin-Soo Choo on the disabled list with a strained left hamstring on Monday. There is no timetable for his return.
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  • Odor's appeal hearing expected Tuesday

    Odor's appeal hearing expected Tuesday

    MLB.com May 22 (5 days ago)
    Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor will have his appeal hearing on Tuesday, sources told MLB.com's Jon Morosi. A decision is expected soon after.
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  • Hamels Strikes Out 11, Rangers Down Keuchel, Astros 9-2

    Hamels Strikes Out 11, Rangers Down Keuchel, Astros 9-2

    nytimes.com May 22 (5 days ago)
    Cole Hamels fanned a season-high 11 in eight sparkling innings and the Texas Rangers jumped on Dallas Keuchel early, cruising to an easy 9-2 win over the Houston Astros to complete a three-game sweep Sunday.
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  • Elvis' HR backs Ramos as Rangers edge Astros

    Elvis' HR backs Ramos as Rangers edge Astros

    MLB.com nytimes.com May 21 (6 days ago)
    Cesar Ramos held the Astros to one run and two hits while striking out four batters in six innings and Elvis Andrus homered as the Rangers stayed unbeaten in five games against the Astros this year with a 2-1 win on Saturday night at Minute Maid Park.
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  • How Colby Lewis used his head and glove to get two crazy outs

    How Colby Lewis used his head and glove to get two crazy outs

    yahoo.com May 21 (6 days ago)
    Every now and then we'll get a scary reminder of how dangerous it is for pitchers to stand 60-feet, six-inches away from home plate. We were sent one of those reminders on Friday night in Houston, though fortunately for Texas Rangers right-hander Colby …
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  • Rangers' Odor to sign off on punch, for a price

    Rangers' Odor to sign off on punch, for a price

    ESPN.com May 21 (6 days ago)
    Rangers' Odor to sign off on punch, for a price
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  • GM Daniels not afraid to make a big move

    GM Daniels not afraid to make a big move

    MLB.com May 21 (6 days ago)
    Through Jon Daniels' decade as general manager, the Rangers have been among the most active teams at the non-waiver Trade Deadline. That was the case in 2015, when the addition of Cole Hamels led to a surprising division title and continues to pay divid…
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  • Video - Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice! 03:33

    Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice!

    Mar 18
    ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell discusses the new bacon-related items being offered by the Texas Rangers this season.
  • Video - Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John Surgery 01:53

    Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John Surgery

    Mar 13
    Tim 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.
  • Video - Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's Return 02:10

    Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's Return

    Mar 13
    Stephania 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.
  • Video - Darvish's MRI Reveals Sprain In Elbow 02:31

    Darvish's MRI Reveals Sprain In Elbow

    Mar 7
    ESPN.com senior writer Jerry Crasnick discusses the news that Rangers ace Yu Darvish has a sprained ligament in his pitching elbow and how Texas could try to replace Darvish at the top of its rotation.