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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.
Texans With Character: Grayson WaffordA trip to Latin America inspired Grayson Wafford to rally his peers for a purpose. The result is now an annual gala to help change the lives of the poor.
Rangers Lineup Has International FlairWhen Rangers manager Ron Washington fills out his lineup card, he will likely write down the names of players from seven different countries, plus Puerto Rico.
Rangers Sign Trio Of Dominican ProspectsThe Texas Rangers signed a trio of top prospects from the Dominican Republic on Tuesday, including the eighth best international prospect, according to
Dominican Republic Wins WBC CrownFive pitchers combined on a three-hit shutout to help the Dominican Republic beat Puerto Rico 3-0 on Tuesday night at the World Baseball Classic at AT&T Park in San Francisco.
Beltre To Skip Remainder Of WBCRangers third baseman Adrian Beltre said that he will not join the Dominican Republic for the remainder of the World Baseball Classic. He skipped the first round due to a calf injury.
Rangers Go Into Spring Expecting Cruz In OutfieldThe Rangers will go to spring training with the expectation that Nelson Cruz will be their right fielder.
Nelson Cruz Helps Hometown Get Fire TruckTexas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz has donated $20,000 toward the purchase of a fire truck for his hometown in the Dominican Republic.
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