Yu Darvish is the unquestionable ace of the Texas Rangers pitching staff. Cliff Lee once was. Now, the two will face-off in the season opener on March 31 at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
Darin Ruf is too good of a hitter not to play. The Phillies just need a place for him in the lineup.
A 23rd-round pick by Houston in the 1996 amateur draft, Oswalt pitched his first nine-plus seasons for the Astros and then played for Philadelphia, Texas and the Rockies.
There’s a surprise entry in the Nelson Cruz sweepstakes, and it’s the Oakland A’s. The Mariners, Mets and Phillies are among the other teams in pursuit of the free agent slugger.
Pope Francis was caught taking selfie’s with the community and it sparked an outrageous debate, plus Skin sing’s Culture Club.
The 1988 Indians spawned five men who are now MLB managers, including Rangers manager Ron Washington. What turned that bumbling bunch into a group of elite leaders?
Much like last year, veteran right-hander Roy Oswalt remains a free agent even though the regular season is under way. The long-time Astros ace took the opportunity on Monday to turn to Twitter and say he’d love to return to one of his former teams.
If he reaches his potential, Domonic Brown could be a potential All-Star. He can offer power, speed, average, on-base percentage and above-average fielding.
The seven-time All-Star is trying to show Phillies manager Charlie Manuel he’s ready to be an everyday third baseman again after spending the last two seasons in Texas bouncing around the infield.
The Phillies and reliever Mike Adams have finalized a $12 million, two-year contract. The 34-year-old right-hander is expected to fill the eighth-inning role for the Phillies.
Rangers GM Jon Daniels was talking Thursday about still wanting to re-sign Josh Hamilton. About an hour later, Hamilton was with the Angels. It has been that kind of offseason for Texas.
We check back in with the little boy whose videotaped reaction went viral when he thought Michael Young was leaving back in 2011.