Maria Grows To A Cat 3, Nears Already Battered CaribbeanHurricane Maria strengthened into a Category 3 storm on Monday and pushed toward the Leeward Islands in the eastern Caribbean.
Adrian Beltre On The Brink Of 3,000th Career HitNow 38 and in his 20th major league season, the Texas Rangers third baseman goes into a weekend series at home against Baltimore just four hits shy of 3,000 in his career. Only 30 other players have done that, with Ichiro Suzuki the only current active player in that club.
Beltre Says He'll Play WBC For Dominican RepublicRangers third baseman Adrian Beltre said that he will play for the Dominican Republic in the first round of the World Baseball Classic. Beltre missed the first week of spring games for Texas because of a strained left calf.
Current, Former Major Leaguers Die In Dominican CrashesKansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and former major leaguer Andy Marte died in separate traffic accidents early Sunday in their native Dominican Republic.
Backpage.com Sex Trafficker Caught In Dominican RepublicA 28-year-old man who fled the country after he was charged with using Backpage.com for sex trafficking of a teenage girl in Texas is behind bars.
Report: Rangers Prospects Under Investigation After Allegedly Sexually Hazing Underage TeammateEight prospects in the Rangers organization are under investigation after a video showed them sexually assaulting an underage teammate.
Astros Minor Leaguer Killed In Motorcycle CrashJose Rosario pitched the last two seasons in the Astros minor league system, splitting 2015 between the Dominican Summer League and the Gulf Coast League.
Volquez Loses Father Before World Series StartWhether or not he knew of his father's death is unclear — the team says club officials didn't tell him at his wife's request, but a family source told AP Volquez was told on his way to the ballpark.
Rangers Reach Deal With Teen International Prospect Taveras The Texas Rangers have agreed to terms on a $2.1 million deal with switch-hitting teenager Leodys Taveras, one of the top international free agents.
Cardinals OF Taveras Killed In Car CrashOscar 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.
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The 25 Best Beaches In The WorldAfter months of polar vortexes it's finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.