Wilson made his first appearance at the Rangers’ home ballpark by throwing out the first pitch before the series finale against Philadelphia. He went to the mound and threw a hard strike caught by Rangers third base coach Gary Pettis.
Choo drew a bases-loaded, game-ending walk against Jonathan Papelbon as the Rangers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 Wednesday to clinch the season-opening series.
Adrian Beltre singled home Shin-Soo Choo with the game winner in the ninth inning, and the Texas Rangers saved a run on a successful replay challenge in a 3-2 victory against the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.
Angels batting coach Don Baylor was tasked with receiving that first pitch, and unfortunately Baylor was injured while doing so – fracturing his femur.
Vladimir Guerrero signed a one-day contract to retire with the Angels on Monday. Guerrero also threw out the first pitch on opening day against the Mariners at Angel Stadium.
The 2014 MLB season is underway. Here’s a list of 32 guys (one from every team) that you should keep an eye on this season.
First-time starter Tanner Scheppers surrendered seven runs, and Texas’ revamped offense was unable to overcome a sloppy performance by the bullpen as the Rangers fell 14-10 on Opening Day at Globe Life Park.
Bucking the upward trend, Rangers fans will get a break, they won’t be paying quite as much to see the club in 2014 as they did in 2013.
General Manager Jon Daniels says the team plans to sit down and develop a plan for the Yu Darvish following Monday’s season opener.
Texas sends first-time starter Tanner Scheppers to the mound instead of Yu Darvish, the ace who is on the disabled list because of neck stiffness but felt good after a 32-pitch bullpen session Sunday.
The Texas Rangers open the 2014 season on Monday against Cliff Lee and the Philadelphia Phillies. Our panel from 105.3 The Fan weighed in with their predictions for the season.
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