Josh Hamilton, who was called up by the Texas Rangers after a 12-game stint in the minors, will star
Josh Hamilton, who was called up by the Texas Rangers after a 12-game stint in the minors, will start for the team against the Cleveland Indians tomorrow. He will play left field and likely bat fifth. “We’re going to open our arms and give him a great b…Share Tweet
yahoo.com May 23 (yesterday)It might be premature to say the wheels have come off the New York Yankees, but the evidence during their current five-game losing streak certainly hasn't been encouraging. After dropping the series finale in Kansas City and being swept by the Nationals…Share Tweet
Rangers 15, Yankees 4: Starter Is Pummeled in the Third. Again. And the Yanks Lose. Again.nytimes.com May 23 (yesterday)For the second straight game, the Rangers pulverized a Yankees starter by taking advantage of a series of fielding miscues as C. C. Sabathia pitched just two and one-third innings.Share TweetShin-Soo Choo hit a go-ahead single and a three-run homer in a 10-run third inning that chased CC Sabathia from his shortest start in six years, and the Texas Rangers routed the reeling Yankees 15-4 Saturday to send New York to its ninth loss in 10 game…Share Tweet
Holland likely out until well after All-Star breakMLB.com May 23 (yesterday)Rangers left-hander Derek Holland, on the disabled list with a strained muscle in his left shoulder, is expected to begin a throwing program in the next "several" days, but it could be two to three more weeks before he is ready to throw off a mound.Share Tweetnytimes.com May 22 (yesterday)Fielder hit a three-run homer as Pineda followed up his worst outing of the season at Kansas City with another poor performance against Texas.Share Tweet
Fielder Hit 2 Homers, Rangers Top Yankees for 3rd Win in Rownytimes.com May 22 (yesterday)Prince Fielder launched two long homers, drove in four runs and helped the Texas Rangers hold off the New York Yankees 10-9 Friday night for their third straight win.Share Tweet
Rangers call up outfielder, but not HamiltonMLB.com May 22 (2 days ago)The Rangers had a need for an outfielder Friday, but decided the time was still not right to bring Josh Hamilton to the big leagues. Instead, the Rangers called up Jake Smolinski from Triple-A Round Rock when they put outfielder Kyle Blanks on the disab…Share TweetWandy Rodriguez kept the Red Sox in their offensive funk while leading the Rangers to an 3-1 victory in the rubber match of a three-game series.Share Tweet
Ex-Rangers Manager Washington Rejoin Athletics as Coachnytimes.com May 21 (3 days ago)Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington has been hired as a major league coach for the Oakland Athletics, returning to the club where he was a coach for 11 years.Share Tweet
Klein Wins 1st Major League Start, Rangers Top Red Sox 2-1nytimes.com May 20 (4 days ago)Phil Klein allowed one run in his first major league start, Robinson Chirinos hit a solo homer and the Texas Rangers beat the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Wednesday night.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 20 (4 days ago)Your browser does not support iframes. Over the past two weeks, Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton has been slowly working himself into baseball shape with a sharp eye toward his return to MLB during his extended minor-league rehab assignment. On We…Share Tweet
Tolleson has aspirations to be Rangers' closerMLB.com May 20 (4 days ago)Rangers pitcher Shawn Tolleson was a closer during his Minor League days with the Dodgers. The right-hander must have been good at it, because he had a 1.34 ERA in 107 games, opponents had a .194 batting average and he had 49 saves.Share TweetMLB.com May 20 (4 days ago)As expected, third baseman Pablo Sandoval was absent from the Red Sox's starting lineup Wednesday with a bone bruise after getting drilled on his left knee during Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Rangers.Share TweetThe Red Sox had some life back in the bats in Tuesday night's opener of a six-game homestand, as David Ortiz and Mike Napoli both belted home runs to pace a 13-hit attack in an 4-3 victory over the Rangers. The hit total was the highest by Boson in May,…Share Tweet
Rangers ink extension with Spring Training homeMLB.com May 19 (5 days ago)The Rangers and the Royals have agreed to a seven-year contract extension with the city of Surprise, Ariz., in exchange for approximately $21.9 million of improvements in the Spring Training facility they have shared since 2003.Share Tweet
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.
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.
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.
Darvish's MRI Reveals Sprain In ElbowMar 7ESPN.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.
2015 NBA playoffs - Golden State Warriors learning what it takes to be cha…May 21Steve Kerr is trying to impress upon his inexperienced Warriors just how hard the playoffs can be, without them actually proving it by adding to the degree of difficulty.
NBA Playoffs 2015 - Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets going small …May 21The Western Conference finals are downsizing. And while Houston has no problem going small, it might be playing right into Golden State's hand.
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