Latest Lance Lynn News

Mazara homers twice as Lynn, Rangers edge White Sox 6-5

Jun. 23, 2019 1:44 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A four-run deficit in the first inning didn't mean much to Nomar Mazara and Lance Lynn. Mazara hit two home runs, Lynn shook off a rough start and retired 17 of the last 18 batters he faced, and Texas beat the Chicago White Sox 6-5 on Saturday night. "Nothing (Lynn) does kind of...

White Sox go small to beat Rangers 5-4 in 10 after 2 big HRs

Jun. 22, 2019 12:30 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — After two impressive home runs — Zack Collins' first big league hit for the White Sox after Texas slugger Nomar Mazara with the longest recorded by MLB's relatively new system — Chicago won with small ball late. Eloy Jiménez scored on a sacrifice squeeze bunt by...

Rangers spoil Clevinger's return with 7-2 win over Indians

Jun. 18, 2019 12:09 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Lance Lynn did what he has been doing throughout his first season with the Texas Rangers with another quality start. While Lynn allowed one run over seven innings, the Cleveland Indians finally got to see Mike Clevinger back on the mound, though their lanky right-hander gave them a...

LEADING OFF: Encarnación in, Frazier out in NY; Braves roll

Jun. 17, 2019 2:20 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: NEW BOMBER Edwin Encarnación will find himself in a familiar spot after he joins the Yankees in the Bronx. Manager Aaron Boone plans to use the AL home run leader as his team's primary designated hitter once the 36-year-old slugger arrives. The AL East...

LEADING OFF: Encarnación in, Frazier out in NY; Braves roll

Jun. 16, 2019 7:51 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Monday: NEW BOMBER Edwin Encarnación will find himself in a familiar spot after he joins the Yankees in the Bronx. Manager Aaron Boone plans to use the AL home run leader as his team's primary designated hitter once the 36-year-old slugger arrives. The AL East...

Winker paces Reds with 5 RBIs in 11-3 rout over Rangers

Jun. 16, 2019 6:59 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — With his dad set to leave town Sunday evening, Jesse Winker had limited time to provide an extra-special Father's Day. No worries — Joe Winker went to the airport with plenty to be proud of. Winker homered and set career highs with four hits and five RBIs, Yasiel Puig added a...

Bauer pitches 1st shutout as a pro, Indians beat Tigers 8-0

Jun. 16, 2019 6:02 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Trevor Bauer has accomplished a lot of things in his career, but there was one box he wasn't able to check off until Sunday in Detroit. Bauer pitched his first shutout as a pro, ending the longest winless streak of his career as the Cleveland Indians beat the Tigers 8-0 Sunday for a...

Betts' bases-loaded walk gives Red Sox 4-3 win over Rangers

Jun. 12, 2019 8:48 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts watched patiently as four straight pitches missed the strike zone, and the Red Sox averted disaster. Betts drew a bases-loaded walk from reliever Jesse Chavez in the ninth, giving the Red Sox a 4-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday and halting Boston's three-game skid. "I...

Pence hits inside-the-park HR, Rangers beat Red Sox 9-5

Jun. 12, 2019 12:37 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Hunter Pence sprinted through his 14th homer of the season, although there was probably no need to hurry. Pence hit a stand-up, inside-the-park home run and the Texas Rangers beat Boston 9-5 Tuesday night, capitalizing when the Red Sox unraveled after their manager and right fielder were...

Semien's second homer gives Athletics 5-3 win over Rangers

Jun. 8, 2019 12:22 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — With a doubleheader set for Saturday, Athletics manager Bob Melvin is trying to find spots to rest his regulars. He was glad he left Marcus Semien in the lineup Friday night. Semien hit his second homer of the game in the ninth inning, a two-run, tiebreaking shot that lifted the A's...