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.
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 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.
Major League Baseball and the players’ association say they are nearing agreement on a new domestic violence policy.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Rangers slugger Prince Fielder has been tapped to take part in the MLB Home Run Derby during the MLB All-Star game festivities.
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 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.