The baseball world took a major hit Friday as Ron Washington resigned as the manager of the Texas Rangers.
Rangers manager Ron Washington called in to the Ben and Skin Show.
Texas Rangers Manager Ron Washington will lead a squad of MLB All Stars as they tour Japan for a series of exhibition games this offseason.
Adam Rosales and Mike Carp hit RBI singles in the ninth inning off Angels closer Huston Street, rallying the Texas Rangers over Los Angeles 3-2 Sunday.
Tampa Bay’s Cesar Ramos walked Rosales with two outs in the 14th inning to force in the winning run and the Texas Rangers beat the Rays 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Drew Smyly allowed three hits in his first win since the David Price trade, Matt Joyce had a two-run single and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Texas Rangers 7-0 Monday.
The Texas Rangers got off to a great start Friday night against the Houston Astros then things fell apart late.
All-Star center fielder Mike Trout had a three-run homer among his four hits for the fast-starting Los Angeles Angels in a 15-6 victory over the freefalling Texas Rangers on Thursday night.
Nick Tepesch gave up a three-run homer to Anthony Recker during a five-run burst in the first inning, but he lasted six innings for the Rangers in an 8-4 loss to the Mets on Sunday.
The Rangers haven’t been this far under .500 at the halfway point since Ron Washington was a rookie manager in 2007.
With a few switches in the order and an impressive performance by starter Nick Tepesch, the Rangers ended their longest losing streak in nearly nine years.
The Rangers lost their seventh straight game as the Tigers stretched their own winning streak to six games with an 8-6 victory over Texas on Wednesday night.