The Chicago Cubs came within three outs of their first shutout since August in a 9-2 win over the Texas Rangers on Monday night.
Former Cubs pitcher Randy Wells has retired after going winless in five starts this season for the Round Rock Express, the Triple-A affiliate for the Rangers.
Rangers starting pitcher Alexi Ogando was chased in the third inning, and Texas batters got only four hits as they lost to the Cubs 6-2 on a soggy afternoon in Chicago.
The game between the Texas Rangers and Chicago Cubs scheduled for Wednesday night has been rained out.
While most Texas Rangers players delight in the opportunity to visit historic Wrigley Field, Lance Berkman is anything but excited about the team’s trip to Chicago this week.
Derek Holland pitched seven shutout innings, Adrian Beltre hit a two-run home run, and Craig Gentry made a diving catch in the ninth to preserve the Texas Rangers’ 4-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night at a cold Wrigley Field.
Down the line, Anthony Rizzo has the potential to be one of the best offensive players in the league.
Blake Beavan turned in his best performance of the spring Sunday, allowing one run and three hits in six solid innings to help the Seattle Mariners beat a Texas Rangers split squad 4-3.
The Rangers enjoyed an up and down Saturday against two of baseball’s storied franchises.
Sammy Sosa thinks that he and fellow steroid-tainted baseball star Mark McGwire both belong in the Hall of Fame. Sosa played with the Rangers in 1989 and again in 2007.
The Cubs and former Rangers pitcher Scott Feldman have agreed to a one-year contract, the team said Tuesday. Feldman is guaranteed $6 million next season.
The Texas Rangers have reacquired right-hander Jake Brigham and added him to their major league roster.