Yu Darvish Homers In Rangers Win Over RedsYu Darvish hit only the second homer by a Rangers pitcher and Adrian Beltre hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning Wednesday night for a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds and a split of their two-game interleague series.
Holland Goes 6 And Gets A Hit, But Rangers Fall To Reds 3-0Pitching in his native state, Derek Holland went six solid innings and got his first big league hit in front of friends and family. His only walk of the game cost him a chance for a win.
MLB Postseason Schedule Starts With AL Wild Card Game Oct. 4The MLB postseason will open with the American League wild-card game on Tuesday, Oct. 4, followed by the National League wild-card game the next day.
MLB May Consider Limits On Pitching Changes, ShiftsLimiting pitching changes, restricting defensive shifts, altering the strike zone and installing pitch clocks are among the ideas Major League Baseball may consider as it undertakes a multiyear review of the game that could include the sport's most radical changes in decades.
Rangers Win 6-2 As Darvish Ends Long Losing Streak vs. A'sDarvish struck out nine and walked only one as the Rangers won 6-2. He was 0-8 in his previous 10 starts against the only MLB opponent with more than three wins against him.
Rangers Beat A's 5-2 On Beltre Slam, Lose Choo To Broken ArmThe news on Choo, who is headed to the disabled list for the fourth time this season, dampened a 5-2 win over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night following consecutive shutout losses at home to Detroit.
A-Rod Says He Won't Play For Another Team This SeasonAlex Rodriguez says he won't play again this season.
Reliable And Steady Fantasy Baseball Players Are Better Than Risky Rookies Right NowAs Major League Baseball teams approach the final 45 games of the season, almost all of them are giving playing time to rookies right now. It's always a risk to go with a rookie if your fantasy baseball team is challenging for the league championship in mid-August. While you may strike gold with a rookie, more often than not you're going to strike out with a first-year player. It's better instead to acquire non-flashy veteran players for the stretch drive, because wise fantasy baseball owners know they are reliable options.
A-Rod Leaving Yankees Without Love From FansPerhaps the most talented and notorious player of his era, Alex Rodriguez's time with the Yankees will be remembered for one World Series title, two MVP awards and countless controversies. And for him not being Derek Jeter.
Rockies Rookie Dahl's 17-Game Hit Streak Ties MLB recordColorado Rockies rookie David Dahl has matched a modern-day major league record with a hit in each of his first 17 career games.
A-Rod Cost Yankees $317 Million For 1 ChampionshipBy the time that Alex Rodriguez collects his last payment next year as a player for the Yankees, he will have received $317,368,852 from New York, according to a review of his contracts.
Beltre Leads Another Rangers' Rally Over Rockies In 5-4 WinBeltre singled in two runs in the eighth inning, and the Texas Rangers rallied late for the third straight game against Colorado in a 5-4 victory Wednesday night.