Yoenis Cespedes and Eric Sogard had two-run hits in the third, Jesse Chavez allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings, and the A’s completed a sweep with a rout of the Rangers.
Martin Perez threw eight scoreless innings with the benefit of four double-play grounders, plus two runners thrown out trying to steal a base, and the Rangers got a series-clinching 1-0 victory over the Astros on Sunday.
Adrian Beltre singled home Shin-Soo Choo with the game winner in the ninth inning, and the Texas Rangers saved a run on a successful replay challenge in a 3-2 victory against the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.
The 25-year-old Andrus is the Rangers’ longest-tenured position player. The shortstop’s 757 games played are nearly two full seasons more than any other current Texas player.
CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at shortstop for your fantasy baseball draft.
When 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.
Elvis Andrus joins the guys in-studio for a few segments. They discuss Texas Rangers’ baseball, come up with new walk up song ideas and Elvis even sings a little Bruno Mars for the listeners.
Tattoos are permanent. So too are tattoo mistakes, as these athletes have learned.
With the holiday season fast approaching, Rangers teammates Derek Holland and Elvis Andrus recreated a scene from one of the great holiday movies of all time.
My solution involves keeping Kinsler, Profar, and Andrus. It’s not anything groundbreaking as the talk of asking Ian Kinsler to move to first base surfaced last offseason, but I dug into his contract figures and to me it makes sense to keep him, if he will move to first base.
The right-hander, who hasn’t thrown a baseball in more than seven weeks, didn’t hesitate to accept the invitation from team CEO & President Nolan Ryan.
For some $20,000 may not be a lot of money, including a lot of men playing Major league baseball. But that amount of cash means almost everything to a group of little leaguers in Arlington.