Ian Kinsler hit a leadoff home run and Mitch Moreland launched a 463-foot shot, sending Ryan Dempster and the Texas Rangers past the Minnesota Twins 9-3 Saturday for their fourth straight win.
Matt Harrison gave the beleaguered Texas pitching staff a strong start, Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and the Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Friday night.
Elvis Andrus had a game-ending two-run single in the 10th inning, and the Texas Rangers rallied from six runs down to beat the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.
The Rangers have activated first baseman Mitch Moreland from the disabled list and optioned outfielder Leonys Martin to Triple-A Round Rock.
The Texas Rangers have placed first baseman Mitch Moreland on the 15-day disabled list and designated pitcher Mark Hamburger for assignment to clear roster space for Roy Oswalt.
Yu Darvish matched his major-league high with 11 strikeouts over eight innings after an extended break and the AL West-leading Texas Rangers beat the Houston Astros 6-2 on Friday night.
Jason Kubel and Gerardo Parra homered to back Daniel Hudson’s seven solid innings in Arizona’s 11-3 victory over the AL West leading Rangers on Thursday night.
The San Francisco Giants bounced back from their first shutout of the season to beat the Texas Rangers 5-2 on Saturday.
Mike Napoli and Nelson Cruz both homered before combining on a big defensive play, to lead the Rangers past the Mariners 4-2 on Monday night.
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.