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Correa HR triggers 7-run 4th, Astros roll past Rangers 12-1

Sep. 17, 2021 00:37 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros are closing in on another AL West title after dominating their last-place Texas rival again. Manager Dusty Baker just isn't sure how much his club is paying attention to the standings. ...

Astros lefty Valdez scratched from start with cut on finger

Sep. 16, 2021 17:51 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Houston left-hander Framber Valdez was scratched from his start against Texas on Thursday night, a day after cutting the index finger on his pitching hand. Manager Dusty Baker said Valdez sustained the cut after putting his hand on the outfield...

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...

Hey Siri! Astros rookie homers twice in 15-1 win at Rangers

Sep. 14, 2021 01:10 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Hey Siri, this was a first start to remember after all of those years working to get to the majors. Jose Siri homered twice and added a two-run single while becoming the first big league player since RBIs became official in 1920 to have two...

Rangers hold off A's 4-3 to win series, dent Oakland's hopes

Sep. 12, 2021 20:02 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Isiah Kiner-Falefa had three hits and two RBIs, Taylor Hearn won his fourth straight start and the Texas Rangers put another dent in Oakland’s playoff hopes, beating the Athletics 4-3 on Sunday. Yohel Pozo singled twice and scored a run, and...

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...

Olson's 4 RBIs lead A's past Rangers for 3rd straight win

Sep. 11, 2021 01:47 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics understand the ups and downs of a season, having started 2021 with six straight losses before soon winning 13 in a row. They are counting on a September roll carrying them to a fourth straight playoff berth. ...

Ohtani hits 44th HR, but Astros tag him in win over Angels

Sep. 11, 2021 01:06 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Shohei Ohtani hit his major league-leading 44th home run, but got tagged early by José Altuve, Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros in a 10-5 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night. Ohtani (9-2) had been 8-0 in his last 13 starts since May 28,...

Lowe helps power Rangers sweep past Diamondbacks 8-5

Sep. 08, 2021 20:45 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Nathaniel Lowe didn’t want to steal the thunder from his brother Josh’s big day. Lowe had three hits and missed a cycle by a home run as the Texas Rangers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-5 Wednesday to match a season high with their fourth straight...

Rangers win 3rd straight, beat Diamondbacks 3-1

Sep. 08, 2021 01:14 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Jordan Lyles pitched seven smooth innings in relief, Jason Martin hit a two-run single and the Texas Rangers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Tuesday night. It's a rare three-game winning streak for the last-place Rangers. They'll try to tie their...