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The Kansas City Royals traded for starting pitcher James Shields before the 2013 season, giving up top hitting prospect Wil Myers.
Robbie Ross took another shot as a starter for the Texas Rangers with ace Yu Darvish sidelined by elbow inflammation. It didn’t go well.
Miles Mikolas allowed 10 runs pitching into the seventh before late-arriving Alex Claudio made his major league debut and catcher J.P. Arencibia threw a scoreless ninth in the Rangers’ 10-1 loss.
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.
It’s been a wild day for MLB’s Trade Deadline, as three blockbuster trades went down. The latest trade involves David Price being sent to the Detroit Tigers.
The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Yu Darvish struck out six and walked one in his season debut, getting his 500th career strikeout and leading the Rangers past the Rays by a score of 3-0 on Sunday afternoon.
Wil Myers gives the Rays legitimate power in the middle of the batting order.
David Price allowed just two runs over nine innings, Evan Longoria was a triple short of the cycle, and the Rays defeated the Rangers 5-2 in an AL Wild Card tiebreaker in Arlington.
The right-hander, who hasn’t thrown a baseball in more than seven weeks, didn’t hesitate to accept the invitation from team CEO & President Nolan Ryan.