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|Sat, 30 May 2015 01:20:52 EDT|
Alberto, Rosales prove quite the combo
The Rangers came up with the unlikely double-play combination of shortstop Hanser Alberto and second baseman Adam Rosales for Friday's 7-4 win against the Red Sox.
|Sat, 30 May 2015 00:39:20 EDT|
Facing knuckler cures what ails Hamilton
Josh Hamilton wasn't bothered by his cold or Red Sox pitcher Steven Wright's knuckleball. Hamilton took Wright deep twice for his first two home runs of the season that helped lead the Rangers to a 7-4 victory.
|Fri, 29 May 2015 23:41:07 EDT|
Gonzalez debuts for Texas in Statcast game
Rangers right-hander Alex "Chi Chi" Gonzalez will make his Major League debut when he pitches against the Red Sox on Saturday at Globe Life Park. Left-hander Wade Miley will start for Boston in a game on FOX that features Statcast player-tracking technology.
|Sat, 30 May 2015 02:04:23 EDT|
Hamilton hits 2 HRs as Rangers top Red Sox
Josh Hamilton hit his first two home runs of the season to help lift the Rangers to a 7-4 victory over the Red Sox on Friday night. Both of Hamilton's home runs came off of Red Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright.
|Fri, 29 May 2015 20:27:08 EDT|
Feliz throwing, but return date not set
Rangers reliever Neftali Feliz has resumed throwing, although there is still no indication when he'll be ready to come off the disabled list. Feliz was placed on the DL on May 20 because of an abscess under his right arm and is eligible to come off Thursday.
|Fri, 29 May 2015 19:55:10 EDT|
Prospect Gonzalez to join Rangers' rotation
The Rangers are putting Alex "Chi Chi" Gonzalez in the rotation, and it is not for just one start. He is taking over the spot vacated by Ross Detwiler, who is going to the bullpen when he returns from the disabled list.
|Fri, 29 May 2015 00:57:37 EDT|
Hamilton gets standing ovation in return to Texas
Josh Hamilton returned to his old ballpark on Thursday night and hit a first-pitch double in his first at-bat. In his final at-bat of the night, he had an RBI single to keep the Rangers from getting shut out.
|Fri, 29 May 2015 00:36:40 EDT|
Martinez outdueled in first defeat of 2015
Nick Martinez took his first loss of the season on Thursday night. It took a superb performance by the opposing pitcher to bring his winning streak to a halt. Martinez was pretty good, but not good enough to match Red Sox rookie left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez in a 5-1 loss. Martinez is now 4-1 with a 2.03 ERA after 10 starts.
|Fri, 29 May 2015 00:27:16 EDT|
Banister steering Rangers' turnaround
First-year manager Jeff Banister went back to the basics to get the Rangers started on a bounceback campaign, which started slowly, but appears to be shifting into high gear.
|Fri, 29 May 2015 01:30:37 EDT|
Martinez, Rangers fall in Hamilton's return home
Red Sox rookie left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez made a terrific Major League debut, throwing 7 2/3 scoreless innings in a 5-1 victory over the Rangers on Thursday night at Globe Life Park.
|Thu, 28 May 2015 20:03:12 EDT|
Harrison close to beginning rehab assignment
Matt Harrison, who is almost a year removed from lumbar spinal fusion surgery, could celebrate that anniversary by going on a medical rehabilitation assignment next week.
|Thu, 28 May 2015 16:31:26 EDT|
Illness won't delay Hamilton's homecoming
Josh Hamilton was in the Rangers' lineup on Thursday, even though he was feeling "sick as all get out," before the game. Hamilton said that might be a blessing in disguise as he prepared to play his first game in Arlington since being acquired by the Rangers on April 27.