Nelson Cruz helped the Texas Rangers bust out of their offensive funk in a big way. Cruz hit a grand slam and tied his career high with eight RBIs, Josh Hamilton hit his 19th home run of the season and the Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 14-3 Friday night.
While the past week probably won’t make the Rangers 2012 highlight DVD, there was one bright spot for the team. But even we admit, we’re having to stretch the determination of ‘week’ to get there.
Johnny Damon hit a two-run triple and Jeanmar Gomez pitched seven strong innings to lead the Cleveland Indians over the Texas Rangers 6-3 on Friday night.
The eyes of Texas, and of the internet, are on a Tarrant County couple after they caught a ball tossed into the stands at Wednesday night’s Rangers game against the Yankees at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
Adrian Beltre hit a long home run and had a pair of RBI singles as the Texas Rangers beat the New York Yankees 7-3 Wednesday night, winning their sixth consecutive series to start a season for the first time in franchise history.
Mitch Moreland joined Richie & Greggo to recap the win and give his thoughts on Yu’s first start with the Rangers.
Josh Hamilton, Adrian Beltre and Mitch Moreland homered and the Texas Rangers earned a 10-8 win over Round Rock, their Triple-A affiliate, on Monday.
Billy Butler hit a two-run homer in the first inning and the Kansas City Royals defeated the Texas Rangers 6-1 Sunday in the exhibition opener for both clubs.
Craig Gentry, a candidate to be the Rangers’ starting center fielder, and first baseman Mitch Moreland are among the last eight players who have agreed to 2012 contracts with Texas.
Rangers first baseman Mitch Moreland is recovering from surgery on his right wrist. The recovery time is expected to be eight to 12 weeks.
Mike Napoli hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the eighth inning against Marc Rzepczynski, and the Texas Rangers rallied from a two-run deficit to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Monday night and take a 3-2 World Series lead.
Colby Lewis outpitched David Price, and the defending AL champions survived to hold off the Rays 4-3 on Monday in Game 3 of the ALDS.