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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.