Suspended Rangers slugger Nelson Cruz is heading home to the Dominican Republic, where he will work out before returning to Texas later this month.
The playoff races took a twist when Detroit shortstop Jhonny Peralta and Texas outfielder Nelson Cruz were suspended 50 games by the MLB in the Biogenesis drug case.
Ben exchanges text messages with a player in the Rangers clubhouse, and he sheds some light on what some of the players are thinking about the Nelson Cruz suspension.
The Rangers have recalled outfielder Engel Beltre from Triple-A Round Rock and selected the contract of outfielder Joey Butler from the same team after All-Star slugger Nelson Cruz received a 50-game suspension
Texas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz will accept a 50-game ban by Major League Baseball in connection with the Biogenesis investigation.
MLB is poised to levy significant drug suspensions Monday, with Alex Rodriguez, Nelson Cruz and Jhonny Peralta facing the stiffest penalties in the Biogenesis case.
Derek Holland gave up four hits in eight stellar innings, Nelson Cruz and Mitch Moreland each hit a home run and Ron Washington became the ‘winningest’ manager in Rangers history as Texas beat the Oakland Athletics 4-0 on Sunday.
Rangers fans could learn the fate of outfielder Nelson Cruz — and 13 other MLB players — sometime on Friday.
Rangers slugger Nelson Cruz says he hasn’t made any decision about a possible appeal if he is suspended as a result of Major League Baseball’s latest drug investigation.
Adrian Beltre led off the bottom of the ninth for Texas with a home run to beat the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 on Wednesday night, completing a three-game series sweep in which the Rangers won each on game-ending homers.
Deliberations over suspensions in the Biogenesis case could stretch out for the rest of this week and delay announcements, two people familiar with the talks said Tuesday.
Rangers manager Ron Washington says All-Star right fielder Nelson Cruz has done a good job of separating his job on the field from the lingering questions off it.