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Rangers win 3-2 over WSox in debuts of 2 former 1st-rounders

Aug. 05, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Meibrys Viloria had a tiebreaking pinch-hit single in the seventh inning and Texas beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Thursday night, when the Rangers became the first team since 1986 to have two of its first-round picks make their big league debuts as starters in the same...

Duran rallies Rangers past Angels despite immaculate inning

Jul. 31, 2022 19:14 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ezequiel Duran hit a three-run double in the ninth inning as the Texas Rangers beat the Angels 5-2 Sunday despite Los Angeles starter Reid Detmers throwing an immaculate inning. Texas took three of four from the Angels and went 5-6 on its season-high, 11-game...

Jeffers homer helps Twins beat Rangers 6-5, avoid sweep

Jul. 10, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ryan Jeffers hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Texas Rangers 6-5 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. Jeffers, batting ninth in the order, hit a run-scoring single in the second and put the Twins ahead 5-4...

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...

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...

Rangers get 3rd win in row, 5-3 over AL West-leading Houston

Jun. 14, 2022 00:36 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Brad Miller and the Texas Rangers didn't have to hit the ball too hard or very far in a winning rally. “That was fun, that was just good baseball,” Rangers manager Chris Woodward said about their three-run eighth inning. Miller grounded...

Mariners rally late with help of wild pitch, beat Texas 6-5

Jun. 05, 2022 19:29 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Abraham Toro scored on a wild pitch by Brock Burke in the 10th inning to complete Seattle’s late-game rally over the Texas Rangers 6-5 on Sunday. Seattle scored three in the ninth off Matt Bush, who had his third blown save this season, to tie the score...

Hearn pitches 1-hit ball for 5 innings, Texas beats Royals

May. 13, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Taylor Hearn allowed only one hit in five scoreless innings, Brad Miller homered and the Texas Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 3-1 on Thursday night. The Royals’ first hit literally was off Hearn. Michael A. Taylor sent a liner up the middle off...