1. Napoli Playing LF for 1st Time in Career Sunday

    The Rangers come into Sunday having won 19 of their last 29 games, putting them only 1 1/2 games behind the AL West leading Astros . Texas and Houston begin an enormous four-game series in Arlington on Monday...

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  2. Gallardo Can't Escape as A's Drop Rangers

    Yovani Gallardo hasn't been Mr. Efficiency for much of the season, but he has generally found a way to keep opponents from scoring more runs than the Texas Rangers ...

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  3. Fraley: Rangers Don't Have Look of a Contender in 5-3 Loss to A's

    ARLINGTON â” Left-handers Sean Nolin and Vidal Nuno are a combined 5-19 in their major league careers. That type of pitcher often serves as fodder for contenders...

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  4. Rewind: Dull Comes out Sharp Once Again in A's Victory

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  5. Cruz Hits 41st HR, Mariners Use 4 HRs Beat Rockies 7-2

    SEATTLE -- Robinson Cano, Jesus Montero, Franklin Gutierrez and Nelson Cruz all homered to lead the Seattle Mariners in a 7-2 win against the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night...

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  6. Mariners Make It Look Easy in 7-2 Win over Rockies

    The Mariners don't have many of these games. You know, drama-free, nondescript, easy wins. On most nights, it's an inning-by-inning grind that comes down to their final at-bat...

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  7. Cron's Tiebreaking HR in 8th Helps Angels Beat Astros 3-2

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- C.J. Cron hit a tiebreaking home run to lead off the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Houston Astros 3-2 Saturday night to tighten the American League West race...

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  8. Canha, Valencia Homer to Lead Oakland Past Texas

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Mark Canha had a three-run homer and Danny Valencia a two-run shot in the fifth inning, leading the Oakland Athletics over the Texas Rangers 5-3 on Saturday night...

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  9. Video: Cruz's Two-Run Homer Marks 41st HR This Season

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  10. Astros Looking to Finish Season Strong as Pennant Race Heats Up

    The football mentality that can leak into the assessment of other sports could skew fan expectations of the final weeks of the Astros ' regular season...

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  11. Lyle Spencer: Kazmir Has Playoff Experience

    If his young, impressionable Astros teammates need any counsel on how to handle these pressure-filled final weeks of a remarkable season, Houston-born Scott Kazmir is a walking travelogue on winning Major League operations...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  12. Angels' C.J. Cron Getting Better on Defense

    It's been a week since Albert Pujols, dealing with lingering pain in his right foot, last played first base, and C.J. Cron has started every game since...

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  13. Why Marwin Gonzalez's Many Gloves Could Help Lead the Astros into Playoffs

    Marwin Gonzalez travels with four baseball gloves – three gloves and a mitt, actually – which maybe isn't so strange except they're all gamers, and one of them belonged ...

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  14. Mariners Notebook: Recent Hitting Streak Points to a Resurgent Trumbo

    Mark Trumbo's career-best hitting streak ended at 12 games Friday when he went 0-for-3 with a walk in the Mariners ' 4-2 loss to Colorado . So let's check his numbers...

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  15. Pujols Still Bothered by Sore Foot

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  16. A's Lose; Rangers' Lewis Flirts with Perfect Game

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- In a season the Oakland Athletics would like to forget, they almost were a part of history on Friday night.....

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  17. Final: Angels Take Advantage of Mistakes to Edge Astros

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  18. How Rangers' Colby Lewis Bounced Back with Near-Perfect Performance

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  19. Angels Creep Up on Astros in AL West with 3-2 Win

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Angels parlayed a fielding error by Houston pitcher Dallas Keuchel into three unearned runs in the second inning and went on to beat the AL West-leading ...

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  20. Lewis Perfect into 8th, Gets 2-Hitter as Rangers Top A's 4-0

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Colby Lewis took a perfect game into the eighth inning before settling for a two-hitter, leading the Texas Rangers past the Oakland Athletics 4-0 Friday night...

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  21. Watch: Altuve Fastest Astro Ever to 800 Career Hits

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  22. Shoemaker (Forearm) to Miss 2nd Straight Start

    ANAHEIM – Mike Trout drew criticism for not attempting enough stolen bases last year, and this year he may have attempted too many...

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  23. James Paxton Likely to Rejoin Mariners Sunday

    SEATTLE -- Though nothing has been officially announced by manager Lloyd McClendon, all signs point to left-hander James Paxton rejoining the Mariners ' rotation on Sunday to face ...

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  24. Report: Burns (Hamstring) Scratched Friday

    Athletics center fielder Billy Burns was scratched from Friday's lineup against the Rangers due to right hamstring tightness. Burns had started 19 of the team's last 20 games, but he'll at least start Friday's contest on the bench...

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  25. Report: Shoemaker to Miss 2nd Straight Start

    Mike Scioscia said Matt Shoemaker has been ruled out for Tue, which would be his turn. Won't say who will start...

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