MLB's Worst Teams Have Reasons For Hope, Including RangersSome MLB teams are already looking to next season and beyond, but even their fans have something to be hopeful about.
Jake Faria Gets First Win Since July As Rays Beat Rangers 4-2Jake Faria won for the first time since July 25, allowing one run over six innings to lead the Rays over Cole Hamels and the Rangers by a score of 4-2 on Wednesday.
Matt Moore Goes 7 Strong Innings As Rangers Beat Rays 7-2Matt Moore only allowed an unearned run over seven innings in his first start against his former team, and the Rangers beat the Rays by a score of 7-2 on Tuesday night.
Rays Knock Down Rangers 8-4 To End 4-Game Losing StreakMallex Smith had four hits for the second time in eight days, and Blake Snell struck out nine batters on Monday to help the Rays end a losing streak with an 8-4 win over the Rangers.
Yankee Stadium Fan Ejected For Yelling Pitch LocationsA baseball fan sitting behind home plate was ejected from Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night for shouting the location of pitches during New York's win over the Rays. Both managers praised the ejection.
Irma Causing Big Changes To Florida Sports SchedulesHurricane Irma's looming arrival is already preventing the Miami Dolphins and Florida International from hosting their respective home openers this weekend, with more changes almost certain to happen in the coming days.
Odor Homers Twice, Rangers Sweep Rays With 6-5 WinRougned Odor homered twice, including back-to-back drives with Carlos Gomez in the eighth inning, and the Texas Rangers rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-5 Sunday and complete a three-game sweep.
Rangers Turn 3 Rays Miscues Into 4-3 WinTexas turned three Tampa Bay miscues into a three-run sixth inning and the Rangers beat the Rays 4-3 on Saturday night.
Tenth-Inning Homers Lead Rays Over Rangers 7-5Logan Morrison and Derek Norris homered in a three-run 10th inning to cap a late Tampa Bay comeback as the Rays beat the Texas Rangers 7-5 on Wednesday night.
Andrus Drives In 5 Runs As Rangers Top Rays 9-5Elvis Andrus had a career-high five RBIs, Jared Hoying hit a tiebreaking single, and the Rangers scored seven runs in their final two innings to beat the Rays by a score of 9-5 on Tuesday night.
Big Swings Power Rays To 10-8 Win Over RangersTim Beckham hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the seventh when the Rays scored five runs in a span of three pitches for a 10-8 win at Texas that took nearly four hours Monday
Rangers Vs. Rays Pregame NotesAdrian Beltre has been activated from the D.L. and is starting at 3B and batting 4th!
30 Players: Trade For Jose De Leon Should Pay Off Quickly For RaysThe Rays added one of the Dodgers top young arms via trade. He could make significant contributions to this year's team as they look to rebound from a tough season.
AL West Champ Rangers Lose Regular Season Finale To Rays 6-4While the Rangers (95-67) fell one win shy of matching the franchise record for victories, they had already clinched home-field advantage through the postseason.
Lewis, Rangers Fall To Rays 4-1Colby Lewis lost his fifth straight start in the right-hander's tuneup for the playoffs, allowing Corey Dickerson's three-run homer in the Tampa Bay Rays' 4-1 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.