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Rangers hit 3 HRs to aid Martinez, beat Jays
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Starter Nick Martinez allowed one run in 6 1/3 innings and Carlos Gomez, Nomar Mazara and Adrian Beltre hit solo homers to help the Rangers snap a two-game skid, posting a 6-1 victory over the Blue Jays on Tuesday night at Globe Life Park.

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Martinez makes most of chance to start
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In just his third appearance of the month, Nick Martinez might have put forth his best outing of the season. The Rangers’ right-hander hadn’t made a start since June 13, and a relief outing on June 4 marked the only other time he’d pitched this month.

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Whatley among 8 picks signed by Rangers
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The Rangers have signed eight more of their 2017 Draft Picks, the club announced on Tuesday.

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Rangers need ASG ballot-box boost
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The Rangers continue to be shut out in the voting for a spot in the American League starting lineup for the 2017 MLB All-Star Game presented by MasterCard.The Rangers again do not have a catcher or an infielder in the top five or an outfielder in the top 15, as revealed in the latest results […]

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Martinez well-rested as he opposes Blue Jays
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The Blue Jays and Rangers face off for the second game of their four-game series on Tuesday as Toronto lefty Francisco Liriano takes the mound against righty Nick Martinez and the surging Rangers at Globe Life Park.

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Late lead slips away in Rangers' loss to Jays
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The Blue Jays scored two runs in the top of the ninth inning to stun the Rangers, 7-6, taking the first of a four-game series between the rivals on Monday night at Globe Life Park.

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Going away from best pitch costs Bush
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Rangers closer Matt Bush’s best pitch is his fastball. He averages 97.8 mph with it — eighth-hardest among pitchers with at least 200 thrown — and uses it about 72 percent of the time. But he steered away from the fastball in the ninth inning on Monday night, and it cost him in a 7-6 […]

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Rangers teach campers at Play Ball event
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The day started gloomy with a few downpours and a handful of lightning delays, but by noon, the only thing brighter than the sun was the smiles on the kids faces during the Play Ball event at the Texas Rangers Youth Academy.

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Rangers recall Scheppers, option Hoying
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The Rangers have recalled pitcher Tanner Scheppers from Triple-A Round Rock and optioned outfielder Jared Hoying. The move gives the Rangers a 13-man pitching staff, including eight relievers.

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Bibens-Dirkx aims to keep rolling against Jays
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One of the best rivalries in baseball will be revisited on Monday night when the Rangers and Blue Jays open a four-game series at Globe Life Park.

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Darvish wavers without 'rhythm and tempo'
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Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish started Sunday afternoon by missing badly with his first two pitches. He stepped off the mound to try and gather himself, but that proved to be difficult.

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Left oblique strain sends Cashner to DL
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The Rangers have placed pitcher Andrew Cashner on the disabled list with a strained left oblique muscle. They have recalled reliever Ernesto Frieri from Triple-A Round Rock.

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