Adrian Beltre homered, Martin Perez pitched into the seventh inning, and the Rangers beat the Angels 5-2 on Monday night after losing Nelson Cruz to a 50-game suspension.
Manager Ron Washington described the team’s weekend play as “very uncharacteristic baseball” following a weekend home sweep at the hands of the Baltimore Orioles.
The Texas Rangers are having a memorable June, but for all the wrong reasons. Following the team’s 7-2 loss to Toronto on Sunday, Rangers’ manager Ron Washington held a closed door meeting with players.
Chien-Ming Wang won for the first time in more than a year, leading the Blue Jays to a 7-2 win and completing a four-game sweep of the Texas Rangers.
Elvis Andrus hit a tie-breaking, two-run double in the seventh inning as the Rangers beat the Red Sox 3-2 on Wednesday, a day after getting thumped by Boston 17-5.
Yu Darvish struck out 14 and Adrian Beltre hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning as the Texas Rangers beat Boston 4-3 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
Howie Kendrick hit his second home run of the game in the 11th inning and finished with four RBIs, leading the Angels to a 5-4 victory over the Rangers on Tuesday night.
The Rangers have called a news conference for Thursday afternoon to announce the new $120 million contract for two-time All-Star shortstop Elvis Andrus.
The Rangers and Elvis Andrus have a deal on a $120 million, eight-year extension that will bring Andrus’ commitment to $131 million over 10 years.
Elvis Andrus could be “close” to an extension. What would that mean for the other talented young shortstop not named Elvis?
The Rangers and their star shortstop are “close” to an agreement on a contract extension, according to Fox Sports baseball writer Ken Rosenthal.
The overriding assumption with baseball’s top prospect Jurickson Profar is that the Rangers would open the season with him in the minors. On Tuesday, the club made it official.