This is the September 23, 2013 news archive. View today's Rangers rumors and news.
Alex Rios hit for the cycle, Derek Holland struck out nine in his second shutout of the season and the Texas Rangers started their final push for a playoff spot with a 12-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.
GM Daniels says Cruz's playoff status undeterminedUpdated Sep 23 Share TweetOn Monday, Rangers general manager Jon Daniels clarified comments about Nelson Cruz's suspension which were published in USA Today.Source: MLB.com
Rangers GM: No pressure to acquire GarzaUpdated Sep 23 Share TweetTexas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said Monday that a report that team ownership pressured him into trading for starting pitcher Matt Garza is a fallacy.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThe Orioles could be eliminated from wild-card contention on Tuesday night in the American League race.Source: nytimes.com
Rios Hits For The CycleSep 23Alex Rios hit for the cycle and drove in four runs in the Rangers' 12-0 win over the Astros.
Sacramento Kings' DeMarcus Cousins close to extension, sources saySep 23Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins is on course to see his contract extended before the Oct. 31 extension deadline for 2010 first-round picks, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
Strange Days Are Ruling the Season’s StartSep 23The Giants are 0-3, the Jets are 2-1 and the Saints’ defense is shining. Who knew? (Evan Pike/CSM/Landov :: Rich Kane/Icon SMI :: Stacy Revere/Getty Images) “You never pick up where you left off from one year to the next,’’ Bill Parcells used to say. (M…