Ross Detwiler of the Texas Rangers throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 14, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Rangers Waive Detwiler As He Rejects Minors

The Rangers waived Ross Detwiler after the left-hander rejected an outright assignment to the minor leagues. He will be a free agent on Friday if he clears waivers.


Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels and Lorenzo Cain of the Kansas City Royals run back to the dugout during the 86th MLB All-Star Game at the Great American Ball Park on July 14, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

AL Wins MLB All-Star Game 6-3

A new-look MLB All-Star Game finished with the same old result. The AL beat the NL by a score of 6-3 on Tuesday night and will open the World Series at home this year.


Prince Fielder of the Texas Rangers bats in the fifth inning against Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers during the 86th MLB All-Star Game at the Great American Ball Park on July 14, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Prince Fielder Back At Top Of His Game

Prince Fielder takes the same approach to just about everything he does — keep things nice and easy. “It’s just fun to play baseball,” Fielder said after the MLB All-Star Game.


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MLB Working Out New Domestic Violence Policy

Major League Baseball and the players’ association say they are nearing agreement on a new domestic violence policy.


Martin Perez of the Texas Rangers throws against the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 10, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Perez Set To Rejoin Rangers After Surgery

Rangers left-hander Martin Perez is set to complete his return from elbow surgery with his first major league start in more than a year on Friday against the Astros.


National League All-Star Todd Frazier of the Cincinnati Reds celebrates winning the Gillette Home Run Derby presented by Head & Shoulders at the Great American Ball Park on July 13, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Frazier Wins Home Run Derby In Home Park

The Reds third baseman became the second player to win the competition on his home field Monday night, topping Dodgers rookie Joc Pederson with a perfectly timed swing.


Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati, Ohio. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Starters Named For MLB All-Star Game

Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke will start for the National League in Tuesday night’s All-Star Game and Astros lefty Dallas Keuchel will be on the mound for the American League.


Adrian Beltre of the Texas Rangers is safe at second base against Jedd Gyorko of the San Diego Padres at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Ross Pitches Padres Past Rangers 2-1

The Rangers head into the All-Star break in a major slump, having dropped seven of eight on their homestand. The latest defeat was a tough 2-1 loss to the Padres on Sunday.


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MLB Teams Increase International Spending

For all the talk about big-money contracts for major leaguers, the New York Yankees spent nearly $18.1 million on international amateurs during the last signing period.


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Fielder To Represent Rangers In MLB Home Run Derby

Rangers slugger Prince Fielder has been tapped to take part in the MLB Home Run Derby during the MLB All-Star game festivities.


Prince Fielder of the Texas Rangers reacts after flying out to right field against the Oakland Athletics in the top of the seventh inning on Opening Day at Coliseum on April 6, 2015 in Oakland, California. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Fielder In, A-Rod Out Of MLB All-Star Reserves

Rangers slugger Prince Fielder was elected into the MLB All-Star Game by his peers, but there was no room on the roster for Alex Rodriguez, following a season-long drug suspension.


Colby Lewis of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Los Angeles Angels in the top of the third inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 5, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Angels Rout Rangers 12-6 To Finish Sweep

Colby Lewis allowed 12 hits and 10 earned runs in four innings, and the Angels finished a dominant three-game sweep of the Rangers with a 12-6 victory on Sunday night.