The Houston Astros have selected Stanford pitcher Mark Appel with the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft.
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The 41-year-old Reid Ryan helped create the Triple-A Round Rock Express, an affiliate of the Texas Rangers and the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks, an Astros’ affiliate.
Reid Ryan, son of the legendary Nolan Ryan and an accomplished businessman in his own right, appears in line to replace George Postolos as Astros president, sources told CBSSports.com.
It was a scare in the bottom half of the ninth inning, but Rangers Closer Joe Nathan was able to get the Rangers out of the jam. Adrian Beltre, Nelson Cruz and Lance Berkman all homered to back up another solid outing by Yu Darvish, and the Texas Rangers held on for an 8-7 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.
Jeff Baker hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh, and Texas relievers threw 3 1-3 hitless innings to lead the Rangers to a 4-2 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.
Major League Baseball says umpires have made a mistake for the second straight day, this time during a pitching change in Houston.
A day after watching Yu Darvish come within one out of a perfect game, Alexi Ogando was determined to pitch well to help the Texas Rangers wrap up the three game series against Houston with a win.
Yu Darvish was one out from a perfect game when Marwin Gonzalez grounded a clean single through the pitcher’s legs, and Texas beat the Astros 7-0 on Tuesday night.
The Astros opened the 2013 season in a new league, and made a statement against the in-state rival Rangers 8-2 on Sunday night in the first game of the year.
The cost of demolishing the vacant Astrodome and building a parking lot in its place would be about $29 million.
“If I was in Houston right now and you said ‘What do you think, Nolan?’ I’d be saying, God, is this season ever gonna be over? I got my truck warmed up, I’m headed to the ranch.”
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