Rangers Notebook: Is Mitch Moreland The Team's MVP?The Rangers do not have a perfect roster, thus, they have to look for creative solutions to patch up their issues.
Moreland's 2-Run Homer Helps Rangers Rally Over A'sDelino DeShields hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the sixth inning four batters after Mitch Moreland connected for a tying two-run homer, and the Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 8-6
Rangers Beat Astros, Take First Place In AL WestThe Texas Rangers overtook the Houston Astros for first place in the AL West, winning another tense showdown 6-5 on a Mitch Moreland sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth.
Moreland Leads Rangers To 4-3 Win Over Padres In 10 InningsMoreland, who struck out as a pinch hitter earlier in the game, delivered when he doubled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to help the surging Texas Rangers to a 4-3 victory over the Padres
Moreland's 4 Hits, 4 RBIs Power Rangers Past Twins 6-5Mitch Moreland drove in four runs on a career-high four hits, including a two-run homer to help the Texas Rangers avoid a sweep at Minnesota and rally past the Twins for a 6-5 victory Thursday.
Moreland Hits 2 HRs To Lead Rangers Past Orioles 8-6Mitch Moreland hit two home runs in a second straight game, and the Texas Rangers celebrated the return of Josh Hamilton by defeating the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 on Tuesday night.
Mitch Moreland Hits 2 Homers As Rangers Beat Orioles 8-1The Texas Rangers went 72 games without hitting four home runs before realizing their potential for power against Bud Norris and the Baltimore Orioles.
When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your RosterStrange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter's ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it's to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.
Rangers Hit Impressive HRs, Lewis Finally Beats TwinsRangers win 11-7 win over the Twins: The team has won 10 of 14 games and is 25-13 since May 4th -- the best record and most wins in the majors during that span.
Rangers' Rodriguez Keeps Red Sox Bats Quiet In 3-1 WinWandy Rodriguez pitched 6 2-3 solid innings, Mitch Moreland hit a solo homer and drove in two runs, and the Texas Rangers beat the Red Sox 3-1 on Thursday night.
Moreland, Rangers Avoid Sweep With 5-1 Win Over IndiansThree Texas relievers combined for four scoreless innings, retiring 12 of 13 batters faced, after Nick Martinez got out of plenty of jams in his five innings to get his first win in more than a month.
Rangers Activate Moreland & Option SmolinskiThe Rangers have activated first baseman Mitch Moreland from the disabled list following his recovery from left elbow surgery, and they have optioned outfielder Jake Smolinski to Triple-A Round Rock.