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Semien, Gray lead Rangers to 8-3 win over struggling Royals

Jun. 29, 2022 00:13 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Marcus Semien homered and drove in four runs, Jon Gray pitched seven effective innings and the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Tuesday night. Corey Seager hit a two-run double as the Rangers handed last-place Kansas City its fourth...

Garver, Calhoun power Rangers to 10-4 win over Royals

Jun. 28, 2022 00:20 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mitch Garver and Kole Calhoun each had two hits, two runs and two RBIs, leading the Texas Rangers to a 10-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Garver’s two RBIs came on his eighth homer of the season in the fifth inning as the Rangers won for...

Bell, Cruz lead Tetreault, Nationals over Rangers 6-4

Jun. 26, 2022 19:01 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jackson Tetreault allowed one run in six-plus innings in his third major league start, Josh Bell had his second three-hit game of the weekend and Nelson Cruz drove in three runs as the Washington Nationals beat the Texas Rangers 6-4 Sunday. The Nationals...

García's walk-off homer gives Rangers 3-2 win over Nationals

Jun. 25, 2022 20:04 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Give Adolis García a bat late for the Texas Rangers, and there’s a good chance he’ll do something to change the game. Exhibit 13 came Saturday. The Cuban slugger homered leading off the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Rangers a 3-2...

Bell big for Nationals in return home in a 2-1 win at Texas

Jun. 25, 2022 00:28 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Bell was already feeling good at the plate, and it felt really nice to keep hitting in his return home to Texas. Bell hit a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning, and also had a triple and double while scoring Washington's only other run, as the...

Rangers beat Phillies for 9th time in row with 4-2 victory

Jun. 23, 2022 09:21 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — While the Texas Rangers struck out 14 times overall, they made Zack Wheeler throw a lot of pitches, took advantage of an error and beat the Philadelphia Phillies again. Brad Miller hit a two-run single against his former team, with two outs after an error...

Lowe, Heim homer off Gibson as Pérez, Rangers beat Phils 7-0

Jun. 22, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kyle Gibson enjoyed his return to Texas. He thought he pitched well. A couple of former teammates kept the right-hander from getting a win to go with it. Nathaniel Lowe and Jonah Heim hit consecutive homers off Gibson, Martín Pérez went six...

Grossman leads Tigers past Rangers 7-3 for series split

Jun. 19, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Robbie Grossman homered and drove in four runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Texas Rangers 7-3 Sunday to split the four-game series. The Tigers and their league-worst offense scored five or more runs in consecutive games for the first time this season. Detroit had...

Tigers pound 3 HRs, beat Rangers 14-7 to end 6-game skid

Jun. 18, 2022 19:58 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Eric Haase had three hits, including one of three Detroit homers, and the Tigers snapped a six-game losing streak with a 14-7 win over the Texas Rangers on Saturday. The Tigers had scored only two runs in their last four games, but set a season high for runs...

Heim, Gray lead Rangers to 7-0 win; Tigers lose 6th in a row

Jun. 17, 2022 23:00 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jonah Heim doubled, homered and drove in three runs and the Texas Rangers beat Detroit 7-0 on Friday night, extending the Tigers' losing streak to six games. Jon Gray (2-3) pitched seven scoreless innings to end a five-start winless streak. He struck out six and did...