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Choo's 3B helps Rangers finish sweep of Angels with 5-4 win

Apr. 18, 2019 12:39 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Shin-Soo Choo sat on opening day and wasn't happy about not being in rookie Texas manager Chris Woodward's first lineup. The only All-Star for the Rangers in 2018 said he still thought of himself as an everyday player. The 36-year-old from South Korea has been showing it, too. Choo...

Minor's 3-hitter is 1st career shutout, Rangers top Angels

Apr. 17, 2019 12:14 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mike Minor got to finish what he started, something the lefty never got a chance to do for the Texas Rangers last season in his return to a rotation. Minor threw a three-hitter for his first career shutout, limiting the Los Angeles to three singles in his 103 pitches as the Rangers...

Khris Davis hits MLB-best 10th homer, A's rally past Texas

Apr. 13, 2019 12:27 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Oakland slugger Khris Davis keeps going deep in Texas, and just about everywhere else he plays. "A big shocking event. Khris hit a go-ahead home run here," Athletics manager Bob Melvin said. Davis' major league-best 10th homer, his fifth in three games, was a tiebreaking solo shot...

Lynn, late offense help Rangers end losing skid

Apr. 11, 2019 2:30 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Texas Rangers were only down a run despite being no-hit, so Lance Lynn knew he had to keep them in the game. Lynn did his job well, and the Rangers' offense woke up in the later innings. Lynn struck out nine over six solid innings, Hunter Pence homered into Chase Field's swimming pool...

Dyson's pinch-hit HR in 9th rallies D-backs past Rangers 5-4

Apr. 10, 2019 2:20 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Jarrod Dyson hit two home runs during a 2018 season shortened by a groin injury. The speedy outfielder already has two in 11 games this year, and his latest one was a game-winner. Dyson connected for a pinch-hit, two-run shot with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Arizona...

Gallo hard 2-run grounder pushes Rangers past Astros 6-4

Apr. 3, 2019 1:05 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Slugger Joey Gallo has played a key role late in all three wins by the Texas Rangers this season, and with more than the long ball. Gallo grounded a hard single through the right side of the infield, a tiebreaking two-run hit in the seventh inning that went between two diving...

Chirinos has key plays vs old team as Astros top Rangers 2-1

Apr. 2, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Robinson Chirinos woke up in his own bed and took his son to school, just the way he did during his first six seasons in the big leagues with the Texas Rangers. Houston's new catcher finished a special day with two key plays that helped the Astros beat his former team for the ninth...

Rangers top Cubs 11-10 after falling behind former ace again

Mar. 31, 2019 9:06 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Two straight days facing their former aces, two straight early deficits. And now two straight wins for the rebuilding Texas Rangers against the World Series-or-bust Chicago Cubs. Joey Gallo scored on a wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Rangers outscored the Cubs...

Gallo, Rangers rally to beat Cubs 8-6 after Darvish flops

Mar. 31, 2019 1:14 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Yu Darvish had long since flopped in his return to Texas when former teammate Joey Gallo beat the Chicago Cubs with one swing. Gallo hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Rangers rallied for an 8-6 victory Saturday night, giving new manager Chris Woodward a dramatic...

Baez hits 2 HRs as Cubs open season with 12-4 win at Rangers

Mar. 28, 2019 8:48 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Javier Baez had a slight smile on his face when he was asked how different he felt playing shortstop and hitting cleanup for the Chicago Cubs. Two big swings on opening day indicate he's picking up where he left off last season. "Uh, the same. I feel more confident at the plate,...