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Rangers Reinstate 9 Players From 60-Day DL

Ace pitcher Yu Darvish and first baseman Prince Fielder were among the players reinstated Monday, giving the Rangers a full 40-man roster

11/03/2014

View of Rangers Ballpark in Arlington before a game. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Maddux, Magadan Return To Rangers Coaching Staff

Pitching coach Mike Maddux and hitting coach Dave Magadan will remain on the Texas Rangers’ coaching staff with new manager Jeff Banister.

10/31/2014

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

Jose Canseco of the Long Beach Armada during the Golden Baseball League game against the Fullerton Flyers on July 14,2006 at Blair Field in Long Beach, California. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Jose Canseco Shoots Himself In The Hand

Former major league slugger Jose Canseco is recovering after shooting himself in the left hand at his Las Vegas home on Tuesday. He told police that he was cleaning his gun.

10/29/2014

The Kansas City Royals celebrate after defeating the San Francisco Giants by a score of 10-0 to win Game 6 of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Royals Rout Giants 10-0 To Force Game 7

The Royals turned bloops, bouncers and grounders into a blowout, scoring seven runs in the second inning and cruising to a 10-0 rout of the Giants in Game 6 of the World Series.

10/29/2014

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Trial Date Set In MLB Steroid Case

A trial date has been set for four men charged in MLB’s performance enhancing drugs scandal. Among those set to stand trial is a cousin of Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.

10/27/2014

Oscar Taveras of the St. Louis Cardinals tips his hat as he walks off the field after the Cardinals lose to the San Francisco Giants by a score of 6-3 during Game 5 of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (credit: Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Cardinals OF Taveras Killed In Car Crash

Oscar Taveras, a St. Louis Cardinals outfielder regarded as one of the MLB’s top prospects, died Sunday in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic. He was 22 years old.

10/27/2014

Madison Bumgarner celebrates with Buster Posey of the San Francisco Giants after defeating the Kansas City Royals 5-0 in Game 5 of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants Blank Royals For 3-2 World Series Lead

Madison Bumgarner kept slinging away, and put the Giants just one win from yet another championship, throwing a four-hitter to beat the Royals by a score of 5-0 on Sunday night.

10/27/2014

Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants walks back to the dugout after pitching in the third inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game 1 of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Giants Top Royals 7-1 In World Series Opener

Madison Bumgarner, who shows virtually no emotion on the mound, carried a shutout into the seventh inning and beat the Royals by a score of 7-1 Tuesday night.

10/22/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 15: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with fans after their 2 to 1 win over the Baltimore Orioles to sweep the series in Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Keidel: Royal Blue Skies For Kansas City

Baseball is trying to be pure again. And when you consider the final four teams in the MLB postseason, they did a good job. The Giants, Cardinals, Orioles and Royals aren’t considered members of the monetary aristocracy, at least not at the level of the Yankees, Red Sox, and Dodgers.

10/17/2014

The San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 during Game 5 of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Walk-Off Homer Sends Giants To World Series

Travis Ishikawa made good on the big stage only a few months removed from the minors, hitting the first homer to end an NLCS on a three-run drive that lifted San Francisco to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 on Thursday night.

10/17/2014

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4 Umpires Get Their 1st World Series Calls

Boosted by their strong results on replay challenges this season, several umpires will get to work the World Series for the first time.

10/17/2014

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