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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.
Prince Fielder made a splash at the All-Star Home Run Derby — eight of them. The Tigers slugger joined Ken Griffey Jr. as the only players to win multiple derby titles.
The Toronto Blue Jays have recalled right-handed pitcher Chad Beck and selected the contract of right-hander Jesse Chavez from Triple-A Las Vegas before Sunday’s game against the Texas Rangers.
Josh Hamilton hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the 13th inning, lifting the Texas Rangers to an 8-7 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays.
Toronto beat Texas 11-5 Wednesday afternoon, giving the Rangers consecutive losses for the first time this season.
Brett Lawrie hit a walkoff home run in the ninth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Texas Rangers 8-7 Tuesday night.
Yu Darvish won his third straight start, Mitch Moreland and Craig Gentry homered and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 Monday night.
You didn’t know that Bengie Molina wasn’t retired? Hard to blame you, because he didn’t play in 2011. He just never announced his retirement.
Five-time All-Star shortstop Tony Fernandez is joining the Texas Rangers organization as Special Assistant to General Manager Jon Daniels.
Evidently relief pitcher Koji Uehara isn’t a fan of Toronto. A report said that the Rangers agreed to trade him to the Blue Jays, but Uehara invoked his no-trade clause.
The 41-year-old spent the last two seasons with the AL champion Texas Rangers, going a 5-5 with two saves and a 2.29 ERA in 51 innings last year.