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Chien-Ming Wang won for the first time in more than a year, leading the Blue Jays to a 7-2 win and completing a four-game sweep of the Texas Rangers.
Mark Buehrle threw seven shutout innings, Colby Rasmus and J.P. Arencibia homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays handed the Texas Rangers their fourth straight loss, 8-0 on Friday night.
Texas Rangers center fielder Leonys Martin left Thursday night’s game against Toronto after spraining his left wrist while trying to make a diving catch.
Edwin Encarnacion hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the eighth inning, leading the Blue Jays to beat the offensively slumping Rangers 3-1 on Thursday night.
Adrian Beltre hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and the Texas Rangers rallied to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 on Sunday.
Fully healthy and with a good amount of experience under his belt, Brett Lawrie is fully capable of putting a season similar to that composite line.
The Texas Rangers announced on Thursday that the club has signed free agent right-handed relief pitcher Jason Frasor to a one-year contract.
The drawn-out process is finally concluded. R.A. Dickey has passed his physical and agreed to a contract extension with the Blue Jays, the club announced Monday.
Whiteside has been claimed on waivers by three different clubs this offseason. He had been acquired in a claim by Toronto after he was designated for assignment by the New York Yankees, who got him on a waiver claim from San Francisco.
Michael Young hit a three-run homer and a two-run double to help the Rangers beat the Blue Jays 11-2 on Sunday. The AL West leaders top the majors with 606 runs scored.
Nelson Cruz hit a two-run homer, Joe Nathan converted his team-record 22nd straight save opportunity and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 Saturday.
The Rangers said Friday that Dempster would be placed on the restricted list. The team didn’t have any further explanation for his absence and said he was expected to rejoin the team Monday.