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.
Matt Harrison pitched six scoreless innings while Josh Hamilton, Adrian Beltre and David Murphy homered for the Texas Rangers, who wrapped up their season-opening series with a 5-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday night.
The Rangers announced late this afternoon that Colby Lewis will get the ball on opening day when the Rangers host the Chicago White Sox.
Ervin Santana held the Rangers to a run over five innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat Texas 3-2 Saturday.
Texas looked to be on track early in their 9th Spring Training game of 2012. The Rangers battled the Seattle Mariners on a picture-perfect day in Peoria, Arizona.
The Texas Rangers agreed to terms with pitcher Matt Harrison on a one-year contract Tuesday, avoiding arbitration.
The coolest person at the World Series is C.J. Wilson. The pitcher chilled out as he prepared to face the St. Louis Cardinals in Wednesday night’s opener. He spent 2 1/2 minutes in a Dallas cryotherapy chamber, where liquid nitrogen lowered the temperature to a frosty 295 degrees below zero in an effort to speed body recovery.
Adrian Beltre hit three straight home runs and the Texas Rangers powered themselves back into the AL championship series, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Tuesday to win their playoff matchup.
Josh Hamilton and Adrian Beltre hit long home runs and Craig Gentry had an inside-the-park homer for AL West-leading Texas in a 5-3 victory over Seattle on Friday night that cut the Rangers’ magic number to one.
Adrian Beltre got the best of former teammate Felix Hernandez, hitting a two-run homer and propelling the Rangers to a 3-0 win over Seattle.
David Murphy had two solo home runs and Josh Hamilton put the Rangers ahead with his 20th homer, in a 10-4 victory over the Indians.
Matt Harrison gave up four runs in the first inning and the Rangers suffered another lopsided loss against the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday.