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Gonzalez gets ball for WC-chasing Rangers
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The Rangers and A’s will play the second game of a three-game series Saturday night in Oakland. Right-hander Miguel Gonzalez will make his fourth start for the Rangers and the A’s will counter with Sean Manaea.

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Rangers unveil designs for Globe Life Field
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The Rangers have taken the next step in preparing for the 2020 opening of their new ballpark, Globe Life Field, by unveiling updated renderings, illustrations and models on Thursday.

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Rangers have hope bullpen can finish strong
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Beginning Thursday, the Rangers have 11 games left to make a run at the American League Wild Card. The question is if they have enough bullpen left to get it done. Entering Thursday, Rangers relievers had a 6.87 ERA this month.

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Gomez talks his way back into lineup
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Rangers outfielder Carlos Gomez was in the starting lineup on Thursday for the first time since Sept. 9. Gomez has been dealing with a sprained right ankle but was able to convince manager Jeff Banister that he was ready to go. He then had a two-run double in the first inning.

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Martinez continues Texas' WC hunt in Oakland
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The A’s begin their final homestand of the season on Friday with a three-game set against the Rangers, who are still in the hunt for an AL Wild Card berth.

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Beltre, Hamels keep Rangers in AL WC mix
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Cole Hamels allowed one run in seven innings and Shin-Soo Choo and Adrian Beltre hit home runs as the Rangers topped the Mariners in the series finale to remain 2 1/2 games back of the second AL Wild Card. Robinson Cano hit his 300th career homer and Nelson Cruz hit his 35th home run of […]

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Hamels works deep to give Rangers a lift
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Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels has been through a few pennant races and late-season pushes in his career. He has shown he can handle crunch time and did so again on Thursday night. He allowed one run over eight innings to secure a sweep of the Mariners.

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Banister impressed by Gallo's aptitude
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Rangers first baseman Joey Gallo was 1-for-4 with a single in Tuesday’s 3-1 victory over the Mariners. He also had a couple of nice defensive plays, including turning Kyle Seager’s tough grounder to first base into an inning-ending double play in the fourth.

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Claudio, Jimenez affected by Hurricane Maria
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Rangers reliever Alex Claudio was about to communicate with his family in Puerto Rico on Wednesday, after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria. Backup catcher A.J. Jimenez and first-base coach Hector Ortiz have not.

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Rangers gaining ground in AL Wild Card race
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The Twins and Angels are leaving a door open for the Rangers in the American League Wild Card race. The Rangers aren’t in position yet, but their postseason hopes are still alive, and a little stronger than they were a few days ago.

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Hamels set to start finale against Mariners
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Two left-handers go head-to-head on Thursday, as Seattle’s James Paxton and Texas’ Cole Hamels take the mound to close a three-game series between the Mariners and the Rangers at Safeco Field. Both teams remain in the mix in the American League Wild Card race.

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Odor, Rangers slam M's, gain in AL WC race
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Rougned Odor capped a seven-run rally in the fourth inning with a grand slam, as the Rangers won their third straight game with an 8-6 victory over the Mariners at Safeco Field on Wednesday. The Mariners lost their fifth in a row.

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