1. Seth Smith Contract Option Picked Up by Mariners: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners announced they picked up outfielder Seth Smith 's $7 million club option for 2017 on Thursday. Since the Mariners acquired him in a trade with the San Diego Padres ahead of the 2015 campaign, Smith has posted a ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 2,893 reads 3 comments

  2. Jonathan Lucroy Contract Option Picked Up by Rangers: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Texas Rangers have officially picked u p the $5.25 million contract option for Jonathan Lucroy, according to Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball. Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegraph confirmed the report...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 770 reads 0 comments

  3. Derek Holland Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Rangers SP

    Citing a source Monday, Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball reported the Texas Rangers "would be more than willing to trade" starting pitcher Derek Holland before the 2017 season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 364 reads 0 comments

  4. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Texas Rangers

    Despite getting swept in three games by the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League Division Series, Texas general manager Jon Daniels hasn't lowered his expectations for the Rangers in 2017 and beyond...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 10 months ago 13,885 reads 9 comments

  5. Seattle Mariners Rookies Wear Ridiculous Costumes in Hazing Ritual

    The Seattle Mariners kept their postseason hopes alive by beating the Houston Astros on Wednesday afternoon . In the heat of an intense American League wild-card race, the club lightened the mood at the expense of its rookies...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 10 months ago 18,346 reads 7 comments

  6. Mike Trout Injury: Updates on Angels Star's Shoulder and Return

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout left Wednesday's game against the Oakland Athletics with an injury after being hit by a pitch. However, he is not expected to miss game time...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 11,148 reads 12 comments

  7. Ken Giles Injury: Updates on Astros Pitcher's Wrist and Return

    Houston Astros closer Ken Giles suffered a right wrist injury during batting practice Saturday and had to be carted off the field. X-rays came back negative, according to Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 3,251 reads 8 comments

  8. Rangers Clinch AL West: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Texas Rangers ' dominance of the American League West continued in 2016, with the franchise clinching its second straight division title Friday with a 3-0 win over the Oakland Athletics ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 6,613 reads 19 comments

  9. Steve Clevenger Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners announced they have suspended catcher Steve Clevenger without pay for the remainder of the regular season after he sent a series of offensive tweets Thursday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 8,144 reads 0 comments

  10. Mariners Suspend Steve Clevenger for Controversial Tweets

    Seattle Mariners catcher Steve Clevenger has been suspended for controversial tweets he posted regarding the civil unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina. The team announced the punishment on Friday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 57,007 reads 0 comments

  11. Jose Altuve Injury: Updates on Astros Star's Oblique and Return

    Second baseman Jose Altuve is the player who makes the Houston Astros offense go, but the team may be without its spark plug for a period of time after he had to leave Wednesday's game against the Texas Rangers with an oblique injury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 2,521 reads 0 comments

  12. Taijuan Walker Pitched His 1st Career Complete-Game Shutout Against the Angels

    Fact: Seattle Mariners pitcher Taijuan Walker pitched a complete-game shutout against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday, the first of his career...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 11 months ago 1,835 reads 1 comments

  13. Matt Shoemaker Injury: Updates on Angels Pitcher's Recovery from Head Surgery

    Los Angeles Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of the Seattle Mariners ’ Kyle Seager on Sept. 4 and was sent to the hospital...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 54,045 reads 45 comments

  14. Ageless Wonder Adrian Beltre Leading Charge for AL-Best Rangers

    Time waits for no man. It's mean like that. It's even meaner to baseball players, systematically robbing them of their skills as they drift further from their youth. Except for Adrian Beltre , who's playing like he's 37 going on 27...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 months ago 14,592 reads 24 comments

  15. Mike Trout Uninjured in Highway Car Crash Following Reds vs. Angels

    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout was uninjured after being involved in a car accident following Wednesday's 3-0 home win over the Cincinnati Reds . "I have spoken with Mike this evening, and he feels fine...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 43,359 reads 34 comments

  16. Miss Texas Bounces 1st Pitch at Astros Game

    The Houston Astros invited Miss Texas USA 2016 to throw the first pitch before Wednesday's home game against the Oakland Athletics at Minute Maid Park. She may want to work on her form...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 11 months ago 47,020 reads 11 comments

  17. Jeremy Jeffress Arrested: Latest Details, Comments on Rangers Pitcher

    Texas Rangers relief pitcher Jeremy Jeffress was arrested on Aug. 26 on a charge of driving while intoxicated in Dallas County. Rebecca Lopez of WFAA first reported the details...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 10,147 reads 21 comments

  18. Albert Pujols Passes Mark McGwire with 584th Career Home Run on Wednesday Night

    Fact: Albert Pujols hit his 584th career home run on Wednesday night, passing Mark McGwire for sole possession of 10th place on the all-time list...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 11 months ago 3,567 reads 5 comments

  19. Yu Darvish Hits 1st Career Home Run

    When Cincinnati Reds starter Tim Adleman grooved a 1-2 pitch over the heart of the plate to Yu Darvish in the fifth inning of Wednesday's game at Great American Ball Park, he probably ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 11 months ago 9,859 reads 3 comments

  20. Billy Butler Injury: Updates on Athletics DH's Concussion and Return

    Oakland Athletics designated hitter Billy Butler was placed on the seven-day disabled list with a concussion on Aug. 22 in the aftermath of an altercation with teammate Danny Valencia...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 1,551 reads 5 comments

  21. Rougned Odor: The Fighting Roots of a Venezuelan Cowboy

    One punch Flashpoints arrive frequently and violently as young Texas second baseman Rougned Odor spars his way through the early stages of a career that teammate Elvis Andrus swears will lead him one day straight into the Hall of Fame...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 11 months ago 292,062 reads 174 comments

  22. Carlos Gomez Released by Astros: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros released outfielder Carlos Gomez on Friday . Upon designating Gomez for assignment Aug. 10, Houston had 10 days to work out a trade or assign him to the minor leagues, but instead the 30-year-old is now a free agent...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 28,860 reads 27 comments

  23. Jonathan Lucroy Proving to Be Deadline Difference-Maker Rangers Hoped For

    Jonathan Lucroy hit his seventh home run for the Texas Rangers on Wednesday in a 6-2 win over the Oakland A's. That becomes more impressive when you stack it next to another number: 15...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 10,239 reads 31 comments

  24. Coco Crisp: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation Surrounding Athletics OF

    After seven seasons, it appears outfielder Coco Crisp and the Oakland Athletics are headed for a contentious divorce. Continue for updates. Indians Interested in Crisp Tuesday, Aug...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 months ago 7,304 reads 18 comments

  25. Shin-Soo Choo Injury: Updates on Rangers OF's Forearm and Return

    Texas Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo suffered a fractured left forearm against the Oakland Athletics on Aug. 15 and was placed on the disabled list. It is unclear when he will be able to return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 months ago 9,830 reads 30 comments