Anthony Spencer’s “mild” knee injury has been diagnosed as a “bone bruise”. If it seems like the Cowboys are being unusually cautious here, they are – and one of the reasons should be named “Kevin Ware.’’
Yu Darvish threw four solid innings in his final tuneup of the preseason, and the Rangers hit four home runs to beat the Red Devils 12-1 in an exhibition game on Thursday night.
Angels manager Mike Scioscia is very excited about Ernesto Frieri and the rest of his bullpen. Frieri pitched a hitless inning in the team’s 6-3 victory over the Rangers on Wednesday.
The overriding assumption with baseball’s top prospect Jurickson Profar is that the Rangers would open the season with him in the minors. On Tuesday, the club made it official.
Chris Sale was sharp in his last Cactus League outing, and Dayan Viciedo homered to help power the White Sox past Matt Harrison and the Rangers 11-3 on Tuesday.
Matt Harrison has been named opening day starter for the Rangers, and he will be followed by Yu Darvish in the rotation. The team opens in Houston on March 31.
Former Texas slugger Josh Hamilton hit one of four home runs for Los Angeles on Thursday night, but the Angels still ended up losing 10-9 to the Rangers in a spring matchup.
The Texas Rangers announced 12 roster moves on Tuesday, including the demotion of Mike Olt, to trim the major league roster to 46 players.
Derek Lowe pitched three scoreless innings and Ian Kinsler had a two-run homer among his three hits, and the Rangers beat the Royals 8-2 on Monday night.
The Rangers are scanning the market for a starting pitcher, officials on other teams said. For now though, the battle in Rangers’ camp is between Robbie Ross and non-roster invite Nick Tepesch.
Blake Beavan turned in his best performance of the spring Sunday, allowing one run and three hits in six solid innings to help the Seattle Mariners beat a Texas Rangers split squad 4-3.
The Rangers enjoyed an up and down Saturday against two of baseball’s storied franchises.