A person familiar with the negotiations said that the Indians are close to signing outfielder David Murphy to two-year contract. Murphy spent the past seven seasons with Texas.
With 162 games in the books, Texas Rangers fans say none is as important as the 163rd of the season. That’s because with a win tonight, the team guarantees itself one more game and a spot in the postseason.
Darvish will take the mound for the 32nd time this season with the opportunity to send the Rangers to their fourth consecutive postseason.
At the start of Friday night, three teams are still in contention for the two AL Wild Card spots: Tampa Bay, Cleveland, and Texas. What happens if they all tie?
The Oakland A’s have won the division, now what do the Rangers have to do to make the post-season?
For the second straight season the Rangers have been beaten out by the Oakland Athletics.
The Texas Rangers said 27-year-old Tanner Scheppers was injured after being assaulted in downtown Cleveland last week. Now, reports are questioning the validity of Scheppers’ story.
Ubaldo Jimenez pitched eight scoreless innings and the Cleveland Indians shut out the Texas Rangers for the second straight game in a 6-0 win on Sunday.
The offensive woes continued for the Rangers on Wednesday night, as the Indians got a series-clinching 5-2 victory behind three hits from Jason Kipnis.
Corey Kluber allowed one run over eight innings, and the Indians beat the Rangers 5-2 on Tuesday night to snap an eight-game losing streak and 12-game road losing streak.
Lance Berkman hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Rangers beat Cleveland on Monday night 6-3 to hand the Indians their eighth straight loss.
Former Rangers slugger Milton Bradley has been convicted of abusing his estranged wife. He faces more than seven years in jail at his sentencing, scheduled for July 2.