The Texas Rangers have traded outfielder Michael Choice to the Cleveland Indians for cash considerations.
Carlos Santana capped and eight-run third inning with a three-run homer, leading the Cleveland Indians past Texas 12-3 on Wednesday to end the Rangers’ seven-game winning streak.
Mitch Moreland hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Rangers beat the Indians by a score of 4-3 on Tuesday night for their seventh consecutive victory.
“It was good to get the first at-bat out of the way, I was a little nervous up there,” Josh Hamilton said after the Rangers got a 10-8 victory over the Indians on Monday.
Three Texas relievers combined for four scoreless innings, retiring 12 of 13 batters faced, after Nick Martinez got out of plenty of jams in his five innings to get his first win in more than a month.
Elizabeth Dinh is throwing out the first pitch at the Rangers game on Friday night, but took a couple of practice tosses first on CBS 11 News This Morning.
Drafted in the first round of the 2011 Draft eighth overall as a 17-year-old, Lindor has rapidly risen through the Tribe’s Minor League system and he appears to be on the cusp of the Major Leagues at just 21 years old … though his Indians’ debut won’t come right away.
Prince Fielder homered and drove in three runs, Elvis Andrus stroked two hits in his first game and a Texas Rangers split-squad defeated the Cleveland Indians 8-7 Sunday.
The Cleveland Indians have acquired catcher Chris Gimenez from the Texas Rangers for future considerations.
Rangers manager Ron Washington had a difficult time hiding his frustration following a 4-3 loss to Cleveland in 12 innings on Sunday afternoon. It’s easy to see why.
Jerome Williams was roughed up for 10 runs in four-plus innings as the Rangers were beaten once again by the Cleveland Indians in a 12-2 loss Friday night.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.