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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Rangers hosted a Play Ball event at their Youth Ballpark on Sunday morning, giving local kids a chance to participate in baseball-related activities outside the normal confines of rec leagues and camps.
Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels, on the disabled list with a strained right oblique muscle, threw a bullpen session on Sunday, and the next step is another game for Double-A Frisco.
Former Rangers pitcher Colby Lewis, who is a free agent and still not technically retired, said he could be ready to get Major League hitters out in 5-6 weeks.
To raise awareness for prostate cancer and to raise funds for research, teams around Major League Baseball are incorporating the color blue this weekend into uniforms and certain pieces of equipment along with some other accessories.
Mike Napoli slugged a pair of two-run homers and the Rangers had two five-run innings as they defeated the Mariners on Saturday. Rougned Odor and Shin-Soo Choo also went deep for Texas. Mike Zunino had a three-run homer for the Mariners and Taylor Motter had an RBI double.