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Rangers Recall Alberto & Activate Scheppers

The Rangers on Wednesday recalled Hanser Alberto from Round Rock, designated Adam Rosales for assignment and activated Tanner Scheppers from the 15-day disabled list.


Hisashi Iwakuma of the Seattle Mariners throws in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Global Life Park in Arlington on August 18, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Iwakuma Helps Seattle Stop Texas 3-2

Hisashi Iwakuma did not make history Tuesday night with a second consecutive no-hitter, but he did limit Texas to two runs and five hits over seven innings in a 3-2 win for Seattle.


PGA golfer Jordan Spieth throws the first pitch of the game between the Seattle Mariners and the Texas Rangers at Global Life Park in Arlington on August 18, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Spieth & Johnson Take Competition To Ballpark

This time, no clubs for Jordan Spieth and Zach Johnson. Just a pair of famous diamonds. The golfers each threw out a ceremonial first pitch at an MLB game on Tuesday night.


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Rangers Acquire Venable From San Diego

The Rangers have acquired outfielder Will Venable from the Padres for minor league catcher-outfielder Marcus Greene and a player to be named.


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Rangers LHP Derek Holland To Start Wednesday Vs Mariners

Texas Rangers LHP Derek Holland will make his return on Wednesday as the starting pitcher vs. the Seattle Mariners.


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Playing Pepper: Random Rangers Thoughts From Jared Sandler

By Jared Sandler | @SandlerJ¬† *I love Beltre, but his struggles to produce runs have hurt this team (see below). The only problem is that there isn’t a better right-handed option to hit fourth…Andrus? No […]


Mitch Moreland #18 of the Texas Rangers hits a two-run double as Chris Herrmann #12 of the Minnesota Twins catches during the fifth inning of the game on August 13, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Rangers defeated the Twins 6-5. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Moreland’s 4 Hits, 4 RBIs Power Rangers Past Twins 6-5

Mitch Moreland drove in four runs on a career-high four hits, including a two-run homer to help the Texas Rangers avoid a sweep at Minnesota and rally past the Twins for a 6-5 victory Thursday.


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Martinez Falters As Twins Top Rangers 11-1

Early mistakes forced Nick Martinez to adjust his game plan, but the Twins made sure that the struggling Texas starter never got the chance to implement those adjustments.


Spencer Patton of the Texas Rangers delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the ninth inning of the game on August 11, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Rangers Bullpen Falters In 3-2 Loss To Twins

Eduardo Escobar’s two-out double in the ninth inning drove in the winning run, capping a late rally by Minnesota for a much-needed 3-2 victory over Texas on Tuesday night.


Cole Hamels of the Texas Rangers looks on as the Rangers take on the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the eighth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 31, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Hamels To Skip Next Start With Sore Groin

The Texas Rangers will skip the next start for left-hander Cole Hamels because of his sore left groin.


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Rangers Send INF Pastornicky To Phillies For Cash

The Texas Rangers have traded minor league infielder Tyler Pastornicky to the Philadelphia Phillies for cash.


Manager Jeff Banister #28 of the Texas Rangers argues with home plate umpire Lance Barrett #94 after being ejected against the Seattle Mariners in the eighth inning at Safeco Field on August 9, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Cruz’s Bat, Hernandez’s Arm Boost Mariners Over Rangers

For all the success Nelson Cruz has enjoyed during his career, the Seattle slugger can’t ever remember a streak like this. Cruz hit his 33rd home run and Felix Hernandez earned his 14th win Sunday, leading the Mariners over the Texas Rangers 4-2.