Latest Brock Holt News

Garcia sets rookie HR record in 7-6 Rangers win over Angels

Sep. 30, 2021 18:50 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adolis Garcia has been a bright spot throughout a 100-loss season for the Texas Rangers. After a long wait, the Cuban outfielder broke a pair of longstanding rookie records with one big swing. Garcia broke the Rangers...

Urquidy solid, Astros belt three HRs in 7-2 win over Rangers

Sep. 15, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jake Meyers and Marwin Gonzalez hit consecutive homers in a three-run second inning, Kyle Tucker homered among his three hits, and Jose Urquidy allowed one run and two hits in six innings for his first win since June 23 as the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers...

Garcia hits 30th HR, Texas beats Astros in Greinke's return

Sep. 15, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — All-Star slugger Adolis García tied the Texas Rangers' single-season rookie record with his 30th homer, and Jordan Lyles threw seven scoreless innings for the last-place team. As for Zack Greinke and the AL West-leading Houston Astros, the...

Rangers score five in 8th, come back to nip A's 8-6

Sep. 11, 2021 19:39 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jonah Heim hit a two-run home run with two outs in the eighth to cap a five-run rally, lifting the Texas Rangers past the Oakland Athletics, 8-6, on Saturday. Trailing 6-2 after being held down by starter Cole Irvin, the Rangers took advantage of...

Reyes' 451-foot homer leads Indians past Rangers 7-2

Aug. 25, 2021 23:18 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Franmil Reyes drove a 451-foot home run into the left field bleachers — one of four solo homers hit by Cleveland — and the Indians beat the Texas Rangers 7-2 on Wednesday night. Reyes’ blast off Wes Benjamin in the seventh landed about two-thirds...

Lowe's homer, 5 hits, 3 RBIs lead Rangers past Indians 7-3

Aug. 24, 2021 23:26 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nathaniel Lowe was 5 for 5 with a three-run homer in the first inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Cleveland Indians 7-3 Tuesday night after adding another player to the COVID-19 list. Lowe homered in the first, singled in the third, seventh and...

Rangers place Heim on COVID-19 list, adjust rotation

Aug. 24, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Texas Rangers added catcher Jonah Heim to COVID-19 injured list on Tuesday, and pitchers Spencer Howard and Dane Dunning — their scheduled starters for Wednesday and Thursday — are not with the team because of health and safety protocols. The...

Shaw hits grand slam as Red Sox beat Rangers 8-4 in 11

Aug. 23, 2021 18:07 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Travis Shaw hit a game-ending grand slam in the 11th inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers 8-4 on Monday. Shaw, who entered as a defensive replacement in the eighth, drove a 3-2 pitch off Dennis Santana (2-3) over Boston’s bullpen. He...

Lyles' strong start leads Rangers over sloppy Red Sox, 10-1

Aug. 21, 2021 23:46 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston utilityman Brock Holt hit two RBI singles, and the Texas Rangers used a surprisingly strong start by Jordan Lyles to beat the sloppy Red Sox 10-1 on Saturday night. The victory snapped a four-game losing streak for the Rangers, who entered...

Sale strong again for 5 IP, Red Sox beat Rangers 6-0

Aug. 20, 2021 23:02 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Chris Sale pitched five shutout innings in his second outing since Tommy John surgery to help Boston beat the Texas Rangers 6-0 on Friday night and bounce back after the Yankees swept the Red Sox and knocked them into third place. Xander Bogaerts homered...