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|Sun, 2 Aug 2015 01:05:52 EDT|
Hamels efficient in first Rangers start
In the Rangers' 9-7 loss Saturday against the Giants, Cole Hamels delivered a workman-like 7 2/3 innings for his Texas debut, allowing five earned runs and striking out six. He was efficient, and he was good. He left the game in line for the win before the Rangers' bullpen blew the lead.
|Sun, 2 Aug 2015 01:12:02 EDT|
Rangers undone by Pence's homer in 11th
Giants right fielder Hunter Pence tied the game with an RBI single in the eighth and then hit a go-ahead home run in the 11th, providing the force behind a 9-7 Giants win over the Rangers on Saturday.
|Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:56:37 EDT|
Rangers send Perez to oppose new Giant Leake
After spending nearly six seasons with the Reds, Mike Leake will make his Giants debut Sunday, with the Rangers starting left-hander Martin Perez, who has never faced the Giants, in his fourth outing after undergoing Tommy John elbow surgery in May 2014.
|Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:11:34 EDT|
Kela sent to Minors to keep him fresh
The Rangers took advantage of their recent bullpen additions Saturday by optioning right-hander Keone Kela to Double-A Frisco. Kela is expected to get a short rest period in the Minors, and the club was able to make that happen after acquiring needed reinforcements in left-hander Jake Diekman and right-hander Sam Dyson on Friday.
|Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:15:21 EDT|
Wilson catches Hamels as Chirinos hits DL
Bobby Wilson was in Saturday's starting lineup after the Rangers placed catcher Robinson Chirinos on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left shoulder.
|Sat, 1 Aug 2015 00:05:32 EDT|
Working inside, Martinez outpitches MadBum
Nick Martinez found his command working the inside fastball, and it helped him find the win column for the first time since June 9.
|Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:42:17 EDT|
Gallo smashes two solo homers for Express
Joey Gallo has been hovering around the Mendoza line since being demoted to Triple-A Round Rock on July 1, but the Rangers' No. 1 prospect has not been lacking power.
|Sat, 1 Aug 2015 02:02:02 EDT|
Rangers fortify 'pen; Gallardo still in rotation
In addition to acquiring left-handed starter Cole Hamels, the Rangers made two significant additions to their bullpen this week.
|Sat, 1 Aug 2015 01:11:11 EDT|
In Hamels, Rangers have added tested ace
Cole Hamels, in his final moments in Philadelphia before boarding a plane that would take him to a new team and a new start, recounted the memories.
|Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:57:15 EDT|
Beltre, Andrus power Rangers past Giants
A rejuvenated Rangers lineup, led by Adrian Beltre and Elvis Andrus, handled Madison Bumgarner, while right-hander Nick Martinez pitched his best game since June in the Rangers' 6-3 win against the Giants on Friday.
|Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:12:22 EDT|
Rangers trade Telis, Ege for righty reliever Dyson
The Rangers have acquired relief pitcher Sam Dyson from the Marlins for catcher Tomas Telis and Minor League reliever Cody Ege on Friday.
|Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:22:58 EDT|
Rangers win slugfest on Hamilton walk-off hit
Josh Hamilton hit a single through the right side with two outs in the bottom of the ninth off Yankees reliever Andrew Miller, bringing home Leonys Martin with the winning run in the Rangers' 7-6 walk-off victory on Thursday night.