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Rangers hold off A's, add to AL West cushion

Rangers hold off A's, add to AL West cushion

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Sep 27, 2012
Ian Kinsler got Texas started with a leadoff homer, Matt Harrison earned his 18th victory and the AL West-leading Rangers held on to win 9-7 Thursday for a four-game split with the chasing Oakland Athletics.
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  • This Excited Rangers Fan Is Here To "Fuckin' Cause Trouble…

    This Excited Rangers Fan Is Here To "Fuckin' Cause Trouble" And Wish Her Mom A Happy Birthday

    deadspin.com Sep 27, 2012
    Earlier this afternoon, The Texas Rangers came one step closer to clinching the AL West title by defeating the Oakland Athletics. A local news station sent a reporter to the stadium to capture the excitement of the day and gather soundbites from fans. O…
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  • Darvish on track to start Sunday for Rangers

    Darvish on track to start Sunday for Rangers

    ESPN.com Sep 27, 2012
    Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish had a long-toss session on Thursday and is on track to start Sunday against the Los Angeles Angels.
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  • Beltre, others react to Gagne's PED claims

    Beltre, others react to Gagne's PED claims

    ESPN.com Sep 27, 2012
    Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre said former teammate Eric Gagne should have named names when he alleged that 80 percent of his Los Angeles Dodger teammates were using performance-enhancing drugs in a new biography.
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  • Video - Rangers Fend Off Athletics 00:31

    Rangers Fend Off Athletics

    Sep 27
    Texas scored five runs in the first inning and held on to beat Oakland 9-7.

Sports Columnists

  • Biggest NFL games of Week 4 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Sep 27
    Roger Goodell's influence will be felt when the struggling Saints and Packers meet on Sunday, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Saviors now, regular refs will be scrutinized more than ever in…

    Sep 27
    When the NFL's regular crews of referees mercifully get back to work, starting Thursday night in Baltimore, let's hope they're ready for their close-up. Because this is going to be the closest close-up the league's game officials have ever experienced.
  • Fans venting on the replacement referees, plus the Thursday pick

    Sep 27
    The shockwave of the replacement referees' legacy, plus Thursday's Skunk of the Week.