Joakim Soria

ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: C.J. Cron #20 of the Los Angeles Angels looks on from the dugout in the eleventh inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: It’s Do Or Die For Tigers And Angels On Sunday

The Detroit Tigers and Los Angeles Angels each find themselves in an 0-2 hole. Can either team recover?

10/05/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 in eleven innings in Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend Action

All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.

10/04/2014

Pitcher Nate Adcock  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rangers Purchase Contract Of RHP Adcock

The Texas Rangers have filled the roster spot vacated by Joakim Soria by purchasing the contract of right-handed pitcher Nate Adcock from Triple-A Round Rock.

07/24/2014

The game was called after four and a half innings due to rain. The New York Yankees were declared the winner over the Texas Rangers with a score of 2-1 on July 23, 2014 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Top Rangers 2-1 In Rain-Shortened Game

Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking homer off Darvish, and the Yankees beat the Rangers 2-1 Wednesday night in a rain-shortened game stopped in the fifth inning under bizarre circumstances.

07/24/2014

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Rangers Trade Closer Soria For Pair Of Pitching Prospects

The Texas Rangers have traded closer Joakim Soria to Detroit for right-handed pitching prospects Corey Knebel and Jake Thompson.

07/23/2014

Texas Rangers v Oakland Athletics

Rangers Rally Again To Win In Oakland 5-4

Michael Choice singled in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, and the Rangers rallied for the second night in a row to beat the Athletics by a score of 5-4 on Tuesday night.

04/23/2014

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Rangers Option Neftali Feliz To Round Rock

Heading into spring training, Feliz was considered the front-runner to earn the ninth inning role. Now, he’s fighting to get healthy and stay relevant.

03/25/2014

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Feliz Struggles In Rangers Preseason Game

Neftali Feliz and Joakim Soria, the leading candidates to replace Joe Nathan as the Texas closer, had contrasting results as the Rangers lost 9-7 to the White Sox on Sunday.

03/03/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 22:  Elvis Andrus #1 of the Texas Rangers is tagged out as he tries to steal third in the first inning. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Rangers Fall In 10 Innings As A’s Clinch AL West

Winning the AL West is out of the question for the Rangers. Now, the Wild Card is slipping away as well.

09/22/2013

Texas Rangers v Seattle Mariners

Pierzynski’s Homer Lifts Texas Past Seattle 8-3

A.J. Pierzynski hit a three-run homer, Mitch Moreland had a solo shot, and the Rangers beat the Mariners 8-3 on Monday night for their sixth win in eight games.

08/27/2013

Cleveland Indians v Texas Rangers

Rangers Place Berkman & Tepesch On DL

Aging Texas Rangers designated hitter Lance Berkman felt a twinge in his side, and rookie right-hander Nick Tepesch complained of a sore elbow.

07/07/2013

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Soria Set To Throw Live Practice For Rangers

Soria was recovering from elbow ligament replacement surgery when the Rangers signed the two-time All-Star to an $8 million, two-year contract last winter with a team option for 2015.

06/13/2013

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