Astros Add Offense, Sign Michael Brantley To 2-Year DealThe 31-year-old, whose deal was announced Wednesday, had spent his entire 10-year career with the Cleveland Indians, where he was a three-time All-Star.
AL All-Star Roster Announced, Includes Rangers' Slugger Shin-Soo ChooTexas Rangers slugger Shin-Soo Choo is headed to his first All-Star game is his 14th season.
Rangers & Beltre Agree On 2-Year Contract Through 2018It looks as if Adrian Beltre might be able to finish his career with the Texas Rangers. The Rangers announced a two-year contract with the All-Star third baseman on Friday night that runs through the 2018 season.
6 Changes I'd Like To See For MLB All-Star WeekThe HR Derby changes were a good start, but more can be done to increase excitement.
"Gotta Hat It" Fundraiser Raising Skin Cancer AwarenessMay is Melanoma Month and some local celebrities are joining with DermOne to fight the most common form of cancer in the U.S, skin cancer.
Verlander No-Hits Texas Until 7th, Tigers WinJustin Verlander held Texas hitless until the seventh inning, and the Detroit Tigers backed their ace with three home runs in a 5-0 victory over the Rangers on Sunday.
FC Dallas Brings Back All-Star Kenny Cooper FC Dallas is bringing back former All-Star forward Kenny Cooper in a trade with the New York Red Bulls.
Cruz's $16 Million Deal With Rangers Is BackloadedNelson Cruz's $16 million, two-year contract with the Texas Rangers calls for the AL championship series MVP to receive a $500,000 signing bonus and salaries of $5 million this year and $10.5 million in 2013.
Rangers 3B Beltre Headed Out For Unwanted RehabAdrian Beltre will begin a rehab assignment Monday with Triple-A Round Rock. The third baseman hopes to be back in the lineup in a few days.
Rangers Righty Alexi Ogando Joins AL All-StarsTexas Rangers right-hander Alexi Ogando was named to the AL All-Star team by Major League Baseball on Sunday as a replacement for New York Yankees left-hander C.C. Sabathia.
Ellsbury Closes Gap On Hamilton In All-Star VotingJacoby Ellsbury has narrowed the gap on Josh Hamilton in fan voting for the final starting spot in the American League outfield at the All-Star game.