Rangers Scratch Lefty Cole Hamels With Neck StiffnessThe Texas Rangers scratched left-hander Cole Hamels from Thursday's start against the Chicago White Sox due to neck stiffness.
Rangers' Hamels Scratched From Start Due To Neck Stiffness Doug Fister has moved up one day to pitch Thursday night's series opener on regular rest.
Joey Gallo Becomes 11th Fastest To 50 HRs As Rangers Top A's 4-1Cole Hamels struck out 11 batters in five innings, and Texas beat Oakland by a score of 4-1 on Tuesday night, as Joey Gallo became the 11th fastest player in MLB history to reach 50 home runs.
Rangers Fall To Astros On Opening DayGeorge Springer led off the game with a home run and the World Champion Houston Astros added three more runs throughout the game to defeat the Texas Rangers 4-1 at Globe Life Park on Opening Day.
Traded Aces: Verlander, Hamels Start Astros-Rangers OpenerJustin Verlander and Cole Hamels were both acquired in midseason trades by teams looking for championships.
Rangers Leaning Left In Rotation After Rare Losing SeasonThe Rangers rotation is leaning quite a bit to the left. Texas added two more lefty starters to go with Cole Hamels and Martin Perez, along with a free agent right-hander.
Texas Rangers Pitcher Cole Hamels, Wife Donating Nearly $10M Mansion To CharityThe Hamelses are gifting their 32,000 square foot home on Table Rock Lake to Camp Barnabas – the largest gift in the history of Barnabas.
Roy Halladay Remembered For His Hard Work & GenerosityFormer teammates, coaches and fans mourned the sudden loss of the Roy Halladay, a beloved former player who was known for his tireless work ethic.