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Major league pitcher Andy Pettitte looked like he wanted to be anywhere but on the witness stand during the trial of ex-teammate Roger Clemens.
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.
Yu Darvish had a season-high 10 strikeouts pitching into the ninth inning and worked out of a couple of jams for the Texas Rangers in a 2-0 victory over the New York Yankees and countryman Hiroki Kuroda on Tuesday night.
Derek Jeter had four hits to stretch his hitting streak to 13 games, Alex Rodriguez belted career home run No. 632 and the New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 7-4 on Monday night.
Third baseman Adrian Beltre will undergo an MRI on his strained left hamstring on Monday and will likely miss the team’s series against the Yankees.
It’s a truly sad day in baseball. If you look at the all-time home run leaders, there is a part of the list that goes about like so… Willie Mays, Alex Rodriguez, Ken Griffey Jr.
Albert Pujols has hit three home runs in Game 3 of the World Series on Saturday night, becoming the first player to accomplish the feat since Reggie Jackson in 1977.
Detroit Tigers slugger Delmon Young is out of the AL championship series because of an oblique injury.
Game 1 of the ALCS is Saturday, either at the New York Yankees or home against Detroit. The Tigers and Yankees play the deciding game of their series Thursday night.
A person with knowledge of the deal said Saturday that Texas agreed to acquire reliever Koji Uehara from the Orioles, with right-hander Tommy Hunter and infielder Chris Davis going to Baltimore.
Former Texas Rangers pitcher Hideki Irabu was reportedly found dead in his California home Thursday afternoon.
Texas Rangers right-hander Alexi Ogando was named to the AL All-Star team by Major League Baseball on Sunday as a replacement for New York Yankees left-hander C.C. Sabathia.