| Aug 6, 2011
| 8:51 PM
Two thumbs up to the Brewers' Casey McGehee for hitting three home runs Wednesday after the father of a 7-year-old asked him to hit a home run for his son. … Stephen Strasburg begins his comeback for real Sunday in Hagerstown, Md. He's had...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 8:18 PM
Derek Holland allowed two hits over 8 1-3 innings, leading the Texas Rangers to a 4-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night that evened the World Series at two games apiece.
Hobbled Josh Hamilton put Texas ahead with an RBI double in the...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 1:05 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas - Derek Holland kept Albert Pujols in the ballpark and the Texas Rangers in this World Series.
In a title matchup that's getting more interesting with every game, Holland put the emphasis back on pitching. Given a pep talk by manager...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 11:21 PM
ST. LOUIS (AP) — By the time David Freese stomped on home plate Game 6 had already been stamped among the greatest thrillers in baseball history.
Twice down to their last strike, the St. Louis Cardinals somehow rallied.
And when Freese completed a...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 12:50 AM
Enjoy the undercard.
There is an abundance of intriguing storylines in baseball these days, and most of them will be like Matt Kemp's run at the Triple Crown — over and out of sight by the time the World Series rolls around.
Justin Verlander could...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 12:37 PM
The Detroit Tigers evidently can’t stay away from rain this postseason.
This time around, however, Sunday’s rainout of Game 2 gave the Tigers a much needed day off as they look to rebound from a 3-2 Game 1 loss to the Texas Rangers Saturday....
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:05 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas - A fly ball to the outfield would have done it. So would a grounder through a drawn-in infield. Nelson Cruz would have none of that. History was there for the taking, and the Texas slugger seized it, wrapping his meaty hands around it...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 5:16 AM
DETROIT — A loss from elimination, the exhausted Detroit Tigers needed another big start from their determined ace.
When Justin Verlander began to struggle, a fluky bounce helped extend their season.
Verlander kept Detroit in the game with a gutsy...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 9:20 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers crushed the Detroit Tigers 15-5 on Saturday to reach the World Series for the second year in a row by winning the best-of-seven American League Championship Series 4-2.
The Rangers erupted for nine runs in the...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 10:34 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — After waiting until their 50th season to reach their first World Series, the Texas Rangers are going right back.
Nelson Cruz had one more big blast, Michael Young caught the final out long after hitting a pair of doubles...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 10:36 PM
The Texas Rangers have won the right to negotiate with Japanese pitching phenom Yu Darvish. The next question: how high can the Rangers go in negotiating a contract for the 25-year-old?
We know how high the Rangers were willing to go just get get the...