Seattle’s Hisashi Iwakuma’s pitched eight effective innings to help the Mariners stop a five-game losing streak with a 5-1 win over the Texas Rangers Sunday.
Nick Tepesch won for the first time in more than 10 months, Shin-Soo Choo hit a tie-breaking home run, and the Texas Rangers defeated the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Wednesday.
The Rangers scratched Prince Fielder and Leonys Martin from their starting lineup because of injuries before losing to Hisashi Iwakuma and the Mariners 6-2 on Tuesday night.
After missing two games with a herniated disk in his neck, Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder will return to the lineup when the team welcomes Seattle to Arlington on Tuesday night.
Harrison, pitching for the first time since April 6, 2013, threw six strong innings before Seattle’s Kyle Seager hit two late home runs to lead the Mariners to a 6-5 win Sunday.
The Rangers activated left-hander Matt Harrison from the disabled list to start against the Mariners on Sunday, his first major league appearance since April 6, 2013.
Third baseman Adrian Beltre is expected back in the Texas Rangers’ lineup in Friday night’s opener of a three-game road series against the Seattle Mariners.
Kevin Kouzmanoff delivered again, doubling twice and scoring two runs as the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 8-6 Thursday.
Manager Ron Washington has seen his fair share of dramatics in his eight seasons with Texas, but he still takes pleasure in each and every win.
Leonys Martin delivered a ninth inning single against Mariners’ closer Fernando Rodney as the Rangers picked up their 4th walk-off win of the season 3-2 at Globe Life Park.
Ron Washington would like someone to step up and seize the everyday catcher role — it just hasn’t happened.
King Felix is looking to win his fourth straight start to begin the season. Yu Darvish has yet to allow a run in 2014.