Leonys Martin and Elvis Andrus each scored twice for the Rangers in an 11-run inning that was the biggest in the majors this season, in a 16-5 win over the Astros on Monday night.
Travis Blackley has half of his eight major league wins against the Rangers. On Tuesday night, he’ll be pitching for the AL West leaders against the Astros, the team that traded the left-hander to Texas just last week.
The Houston Astros have traded minor league left-hander pitcher Travis Blackley to the Texas Rangers for cash and a player to be named later.
Darvish was nearly perfect against the Astros once again, taking a no-hit bid into the eighth inning and striking out a career-high 15 to lead the Texas Rangers over Houston 2-1 Monday for their eighth straight win.
The wayward saga of infielder Adam Rosales has resumed, with the Texas Rangers once again claiming him off waivers from Oakland.
Texas catcher A.J. Pierzynski has been ejected from Monday’s game against Houston for arguing a call during Yu Darvish’s bid for a perfect game.
Martin Perez threw a four-hitter for his first career complete game, leading the Texas Rangers to their seventh straight victory, 6-1 over the Houston Astros on Sunday.
A.J. Pierzynski hit a three-run homer, and a quintet of relievers threw five shutout innings as the Rangers landed a 5-4 win over the Astros on Sunday afternoon.
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.