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Nick Tepesch pitched well for the Rangers into the seventh inning against the Royals. He just made a few too many mistakes in what turned into a 4-1 defeat.
Derek Holland held the Kansas City Royals to one run over seven innings in his season debut, showing no linger effects from the knee injury that had kept him out all year.
Colby Lewis is racking up innings for the Rangers after missing last season. He pitched seven innings as Texas lost to the Royals by a score of 4-3 on Monday night.
Scott Baker went five innings in a spot start to win as a starter for the first time in more than three years, helping Texas beat the Royals by a score of 3-1 on Sunday to avoid a sweep.
The team with the worst record in the major leagues did little against Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie following Shin-Soo Choo’s home run on his first pitch.
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Patton, 26, will be participating in the Triple-A All Star Game in Durham on Wednesday night. He has been assigned to Triple-A Round Rock.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Mike Moustakas went 3-for-3 and Yordano Ventura struck out six batters in six dominant innings, helping the Royals shut out the Rangers by a score of 6-0 on Monday night.
The Royals are hoping Yordano Ventura, their young fireballer, can transition from thrower to pitcher.
Yu Darvish struck out four in two innings of the spring opener for Texas, and Prince Fielder hit a towering solo homer as the Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 11-7 on Thursday.
Winning the AL West is out of the question for the Rangers. Now, the Wild Card is slipping away as well.