Stories tagged: Rangers
Tue., June 6, 2017, 10:06 a.m.
African rangers urge Hong Kong lawmakers to OK ivory ban
African park rangers urged Hong Kong lawmakers to approve a ban on ivory sales but warned that giving in to traders’ demands for compensation would fuel more elephant poaching.
Fri., Aug. 26, 2016, 8:02 p.m.
Newsmakers: South African judge denies appeal for harsher Pistorius sentence
A South African judge dismissed an appeal by prosecutors for a harsher sentence against
Sat., Aug. 20, 2016, 6:54 p.m.
MLB finding talent at umpire camps
Charlie Reliford sold his car to chase his big league dreams, using the money to help play the cost of attending umpire school.
Sun., June 12, 2016, 4:47 p.m.
Rangers beat Seattle Mariners 6-4 as Texas starter Cole Hamels reaches 2,000 strikeouts for career
Cole Hamels became the seventh active pitcher to reach 2,000 strikeouts and Mitch Moreland homered to lead the Texas Rangers to a 6-4 win against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 8:34 p.m.
Baseball Notes: Phillies select Moniak
The Philadelphia Phillies have selected California high school outfielder Mickey Moniak with the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 8:09 p.m.
Newsmakers: Cowboys’ McFadden sues longtime business manager
Dallas Cowboys running back
Mon., May 23, 2016, 6:38 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Ventura: says relievers, media pose threats to Bradley’s streak
Robin Ventura holds the longest hitting streak in major college baseball at 58 games. But the Chicago White Sox manager thinks Boston’s Jackie Bradley Jr. faces many more obstacles as …
Sun., May 22, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
Notebook: Marlins veteran Ichiro Suzuki closing in on 3,000 hits
Ichiro Suzuki continued his assault on the record books when, playing in place of injured outfielder Christian Yelich, he recorded four hits on Saturday. He added two more on Sunday …
Tue., May 17, 2016, 7:25 p.m.
Baseball Notes: Odor suspended for 8 games and Bautista for 1 after brawl
Texas second baseman Rougned Odor was suspended for eight games and fined $5,000 by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for punching Toronto’s Jose Bautista on the jaw.
Mon., May 16, 2016, 6:47 p.m.
MLB notebook: Blue Jays upset with timing of Rangers’ retaliation
Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista is in the lineup for Monday’s game against the Rays, one day after being punched in the jaw by Rangers infielder Rougned Odor during a …
Sun., May 15, 2016, 5:58 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Simmering Toronto-Texas feud erupts in Rangers’ 7-6 win
Rougned Odor’s right jab to Jose Bautista’s jaw will be remembered for a long time. Perhaps it’s a good thing the Rangers and Blue Jays have played for the final …
Sun., May 8, 2016, 10:39 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Seager hot but Cano hotter
Kyle Seager is the victim of what amounts to a solar eclipse. Robinson Cano continues to hog attention because of a 18-for-35 surge over eight games in May, which lifted …
Sun., April 10, 2016, 5:47 p.m.
Sore Jacob deGrom to miss next turn in Mets rotation
One week into the season, the heralded New York Mets starting rotation is having health issues. Jacob deGrom, the 2014 NL Rookie of the Year, will miss his scheduled start …
Mon., Nov. 16, 2015, 5:33 p.m.
Mariners acquire Leonys Martin from Rangers for Tom Wilhelmsen
High on Jerry Dipoto’s list when he took over as general manager of the Seattle Mariners was building an outfield that was athletic and played to the strengths of their …
Fri., May 29, 2015
NHL notebook: Lightning, Rangers face off for chance at Cup
It’s one game for a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals and the chance to play for hockey’s biggest prize. That’s what the Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers …
Sat., Sept. 6, 2014
Kendrys Morales hits two HRs to lead Mariners past Rangers
ARLINGTON, Texas – The Seattle Mariners patiently have waited for Kendrys Morales to come around. Looking to bolster a sagging offense and add a presence to the middle of the …
Thu., June 12, 2014
Rangers beat Kings 2-1, stay alive in Stanley Cup Final
NEW YORK – The champagne the Los Angeles Kings had ready for a coronation stayed in boxes. The New York Rangers suddenly have some life in the Stanley Cup finals. …
Mon., June 2, 2014
Kings beat Blackhawks in OT, advance to Stanley Cup Final
CHICAGO – When it comes to Game 7, Los Angeles truly is the king of the road. Alec Martinez scored at 5:47 of overtime, and the Kings beat the Chicago …
Mon., June 2, 2014
Rangers ready for Stanley Cup Final
GREENBURGH, N.Y. – Alain Vigneault sat comfortably inside a media tent outside the New York Rangers suburban practice facility after a good on-ice team workout. He still didn’t know then …
Mon., May 19, 2014
Rangers attend funeral of teammate’s mother
New York Rangers coaches and players joined star forward Martin St. Louis at his mother’s funeral in Laval, Quebec, outside Montreal on Sunday. St. Louis’ former Tampa Bay Lightning teammate …
Tue., Oct. 1, 2013
Price pitches Rays past Rangers
ARLINGTON, Texas – The first person David Price looked for after pitching the Tampa Bay Rays into the playoffs was third baseman Evan Longoria. Price yelled after the two locked …
Sat., Oct. 6, 2012
Orioles eliminate Rangers in A.L. wild card
ARLINGTON, Texas – Buck Showalter and the Baltimore Orioles will get another chance to overtake the New York Yankees. The surprising O’s have already beaten some big odds, getting past …
Fri., Oct. 5, 2012
Red Sox fire manager Bobby Valentine
The Boston Red Sox thought Bobby Valentine would restore order to a coddled clubhouse that disintegrated during the 2011 pennant race. Instead, he only caused more problems.
Tue., Sept. 18, 2012
Yankees’ Andy Pettitte ready to return to the mound
Three weeks after Andy Pettitte’s left ankle was fractured by a line drive on June 27, the Yankees had flown to a 10-game A.L. East lead. Back then, the prospect …
Tue., April 10, 2012
Darvish impresses, beats Mariners
ARLINGTON, Texas – Ichiro Suzuki was impressed by Yu Darvish, even after the Japanese ace struggled early in his debut for the Texas Rangers. Suzuki and the Seattle Mariners jumped …
Mon., April 9, 2012, 10:39 p.m.
Darvish beats M’s after rough first inning
Ichiro Suzuki and the Seattle Mariners jumped out to a quick four-run lead before Yu Darvish settled down and got some help from his powerful offense as the Rangers went …
Sat., Oct. 22, 2011
Cards, Rangers hope to go batty in World Series
ARLINGTON, Texas – Strolling behind the batting cage, Matt Holliday watched his St. Louis teammates hit away Friday and offered a simple tip. “Get a good swing!” he hollered.
Sat., Oct. 16, 2010, 5:30 p.m.
Rangers down Yankees
New York Yankees starting pitcher Hughes entered Game 2 of the A.L. championship series with 15 1/3 scoreless innings in Arlington, Texas. The streak came to a halt when Texas’ …
Fri., Oct. 15, 2010, 9:24 p.m.
Yankees rally to beat Rangers
Alex Rodriguez scooted home soon after his two-run single that nearly was a double-play grounder, and the Yankees rallied for five runs in the eighth inning to beat the Rangers …