Seven members of the Texas Rangers have been selected to play for the American League in 2012 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
With the big inner-Texas series this weekend, and the silver boot on the line against the Astros – Rangers closer Joe Nathan called in to chat with RAGE.
Joe Nathan has turned some of his Rangers teammates into Stony Brook fans. The closer is the only major leaguer from College World Series team Stony Brook, east of New York City.
Josh Hamilton’s two-run homer in the eighth capped a three-run inning for the Texas Rangers and set up Joe Nathan for the save against his former team in a 4-3 victory on Sunday over the Twins, their first series sweep in Minnesota since 1999.
Matt Harrison breezed through eight innings and Ian Kinsler homered to lead the Texas Rangers to a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
Wanna know how important Mavs’ coach Rick Carlisle thought last night’s game against Golden State was? Down 4-0, he called a timeout 1:35 into the game.
The Texas Rangers aren’t worried about Joe Nathan, even though their new closing pitcher has already cost them two games — their only losses.
John Jaso had an RBI single with two outs in the ninth to cap a three-run rally off new Rangers closer Joe Nathan and give the Seattle Mariners a 4-3 victory over the two-time defending American League champions Wednesday night.
Alex Rios led off the ninth inning with a home run and the Chicago White Sox got their first win for new manager Robin Ventura, beating the two-time defending American League champion Texas Rangers 4-3 on Saturday night.
Rangers’ manager Ron Washington stopped by our 105.3 The Fan radio booth after yesterday’s spring training loss to the White Sox here in Surprise. His optimism overfloweth.
The Rangers’ new closer was formally introduced Tuesday, his 37th birthday, after agreeing to a $14.5 million, two-year deal that includes an option for a third year.