Rangers Beat Reds 6-4 To Split Short SeriesCole Hamels won his third consecutive start with eight strikeouts in six solid innings, and Ian Desmond later homered as the Rangers beat the Reds by a score of 6-4 for a split in the two-game series.
Rangers Put Holland On DL & Lewis To FollowStruggling left-hander Derek Holland joined Yu Darvish on the disabled list Wednesday before the Rangers said that yet another starting pitcher, Colby Lewis, was headed there as well.
Seattle Signs Former Rangers Reliever WilhelmsenThe Mariners are trying to bolster their pitching by signing former Rangers reliever Tom Wilhelmsen. He was signed to a one-year deal after he declined an outright assignment by Texas earlier this month.
Hot Streak Ends As Rangers Fall To Reds 8-2Colby Lewis pitched through cramping in his arm and retired 11 straight batters before trouble in the fifth inning, and the Rangers lost to the Reds by a score of 8-2 on Tuesday night in Arlington.
Rangers Squeak Past Orioles 4-3 In Makeup GameThe Rangers stretched their season-best winning streak to seven games, the last four being one-run decisions. They beat the Orioles by a score of 4-3 on Monday night in a makeup game matching the AL's top teams.
Some Slow-Starting Players Are Now Worth A Look In Fantasy BaseballIt happens every year in fantasy baseball: Players get drafted every March that end up struggling during the first six weeks of the season, so owners drop them. Yet by late June, those players recover and really start to hit. They'll end up where they should by September with good stats.
Ken Griffey Jr. Appointed Youth Ambassador By MLB And MLBPAKen Griffey Jr. has been appointed a youth ambassador as part of baseball's effort to grow the game throughout the United States and Canada.
RJ Choppy: Why I Hate The Cardinals
Ichiro Passes Rose with 4,257 Hits In Japan, Big LeaguesIchiro Suzuki pulled a single into right field for his 4,257 career hit career hit in the Japanese and North American major leagues, passing Pete Rose's record total in Major League Baseball.
Andrus, Rua, Chirinos Power Rangers To 10-6 Win Over A'sElvis Andrus, Ryan Rua and Robinson Chirinos all homered to lead the Rangers to a 10-6 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.
Davis Drives In 5 As A's Roll Over Rangers 14-5 The Athletics pounded first-place Texas 14-5 on Monday night, hours after the Rangers put Yu Darvish on the disabled list.
Darvish Placed On DL By Rangers After 3 Post-Surgery StartsDarvish had an MRI on his shoulder and another on his neck before being examined by team physician Dr. Keith Meister.