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First baseman Nathaniel Lowe back with Rangers after missing first 20 games with oblique strain

Apr. 20, 2024 17:44 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Texas Rangers first baseman Nathaniel Lowe was activated from the injured list on Saturday after missing the first 20 games of the season because of a right oblique strain. Lowe started Saturday night's game against the Atlanta Braves and was hitting fifth. ...

Braves' Travis d'Arnaud hits first 3 HRs of season, including go-ahead slam, in 8-3 win over Rangers

Apr. 19, 2024 22:50 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Travis d'Arnaud hit his first three home runs of the season, including a grand slam in the sixth that gave Atlanta the lead, and the Braves beat the Texas Rangers 8-3 on Friday night for their fifth straight win. Chris Sale (2-1) allowed three runs and five hits in...

Braves ace Spencer Strider begins recovery from elbow surgery, says team can win World Series

Apr. 19, 2024 18:18 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Braves ace Spencer Strider began to feel discomfort in his right elbow in spring training but didn't realize the severity of the injury until learning he needed season-ending surgery. Strider said he had a bone fragment develop following Tommy John surgery in...

Rangers option rookie Jack Leiter 1 day after he allowed 7 runs in his major league debut

Apr. 19, 2024 16:55 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Texas Rangers rookie right-hander Jack Leiter was optioned to Triple-A Round Rock on Friday, one day after allowing seven runs in his major league debut. The Rangers recalled right-hander Owen White from Round Rock to provide bullpen depth for the start of their...

Seager's RBI groundout and Taveras RBI single lead the Rangers over the Tigers 9-7

Apr. 18, 2024 18:06 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Leody Taveras scored the go-ahead run on a fielder’s choice in the eighth inning and added an RBI single in the ninth as the Texas Rangers beat the Detroit Tigers 9-7 on Thursday. Taveras doubled with one out and went to third on Marcis Semien’s fielder’s...

Josh Smith's pinch-hit double in the ninth gives the Rangers a 5-4 win over the Tigers

Apr. 17, 2024 18:17 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Josh Smith’s pinch-hit double in the top of the ninth drove home the winning run and the Texas Rangers beat the error-prone Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Wednesday. With one out, Ezequiel Duran singled, went to second on an error by first baseman Spencer Torkelson and...

Jack Leiter, son of Al, to make major league debut for Rangers on Thursday against Tigers

Apr. 16, 2024 16:52 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jack Leiter, the 23-year-old son of former major league pitcher Al Leiter, is to make his major league debut for the Texas Rangers against the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. Texas said Tuesday it intended to select the contract of Leiter from Triple-A Round Rock, where...

Urshela puts Detroit ahead in the 8th, Tigers hold on for 4-2 win over Rangers

Apr. 16, 2024 16:46 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Gio Urshela had an RBI single and Matt Vierling scored on a wild pitch in the eighth inning to put Detroit ahead, and the Tigers' pitchers continued their solid play to beat the Texas Rangers 4-2 on Tuesday. Andrew Chafin (1-0) worked 1 1/3 hitless innings with three...

Lorenzen goes 5 innings in Texas debut as Rangers blank Tigers 1-0

Apr. 15, 2024 22:18 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Michael Lorenzen pitched five spotless innings in his Texas debut and three relievers completed a five-hit shutout as the Rangers topped the Detroit Tigers 1-0 on Monday night. Lorenzen, signed to a $4.5 million, one-year contract as a free agent late in spring...

Dodgers recall pitcher Ricky Vanasco from minors. His next appearance will be his major league debut

Apr. 15, 2024 21:25 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers recalled pitcher Ricky Vanasco from Triple-A Oklahoma City and optioned right-handed pitcher J.P Feyereisen on Monday. Vanasco’s next appearance will be his major league debut. The 25-year-old right-hander made four appearances with...