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Yanks rally to sweep Rangers, roll into Fenway showdown

Sep. 22, 2021 22:44 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres doubled home Joey Gallo for the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, Gary Sánchez followed with a two-run homer and the New York Yankees rallied past the Texas Rangers 7-3 Wednesday night for a three-game sweep heading into a divisional gauntlet that will...

Ohtani strikes out 8 on 117 pitches, Angels beat Rangers 3-2

Sep. 04, 2021 02:22 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani's outing almost met an early end when he was struck by a comebacker in the first inning. Instead, he recovered and threw his most pitches since coming stateside in 2018. Ohtani allowed two runs, struck out eight and fired 117 pitches...

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...

Pozo hits key HR in big-league debut, Rangers beat A's 8-6

Aug. 14, 2021 00:00 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Yohel Pozo hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the sixth inning of his major league debut, fellow rookie DJ Peters had a two-run shot and the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 8-6 Friday night. Pozo swung at all seven pitches he saw in...

Torrens' 9th-inning single sends Mariners over Rangers 2-1

Aug. 12, 2021 02:14 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Luis Torrens hit a ninth-inning single to score the winning run, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 2-1 on Wednesday night. It was the Mariners’ major league-leading 38th one-run game, 24 of them wins. Jarred Kelenic...

Heim hits walk-off HR again, Rangers rally past Mariners 4-3

Aug. 01, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — With thunder echoing under the retractable roof in the year-old home of the Texas Rangers, Jonah Heim made a pretty good case for lightning striking twice. The Texas rookie hit his second walk-off homer in as many games right after a tying,...

Guerrero hits 2 HRs to reach 30, Blue Jays rout Rangers 10-2

Jul. 16, 2021 23:17 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. followed up his breakout All-Star Game with two homers, and the Toronto Blue Jays powered past the Texas Rangers 10-2 on Friday night. All-Stars Teoscar Hernández and Marcus Semien homered for Toronto along with Randal...

Hicks homers twice, Rangers snap Seattle skid with 7-3 win

Jul. 04, 2021 02:05 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — John Hicks homered in his first two at-bats, Eli White added a three-run shot and the Texas Rangers snapped a 13-game losing streak in Seattle with a 7-3 victory over the Mariners on Saturday night. Texas won in Seattle for the first time since July 23,...