And Then There Were The A's, Again
Sep 27, 2012; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers rookie infielder Jurickson Profar in the dugout during the game against the Oakland Athletics at Rangers Ballpark.
Mon May 20, 2013
Phillies Notes: Ruiz strains hamstring; Howard's knee is sore
On the heels of arguably their most dramatic win of the season, the Phillies are left dealing with an unsettled injury situation.
Sun May 19, 2013
Lindblom ready for first start in major leagues
Josh Lindblom never expected to start in the big leagues. He always viewed himself as a reliever at the highest level and didn't fully commit to starting.
The Morning Call
Phillies Files: Michael Young talks about starting at first base
With Ryan Howard out of the lineup, Young is starting at first base, a position he hasn't played since he started a regular-season game there for the Rangers on Sept.
Sat May 18, 2013
Hold tight on that Moreland Express
Count me in that latter category, I must confess. I thought the real Mitch Moreland was the one we saw for three years and in the first three weeks of this season - a .264-hitting kind of guy, who couldn't hit lefties and infrequently drove in an important run.
Fri May 17, 2013
Dallas Morning News
What Ron Washington had to say about biceps soreness that landed Alexi Ogando on DL
Right-hander Josh Lindblom, who has toiled for both Los Angeles and Philadelphia, will replace injured Alexi Ogando in the starting rotation for the Monday series opener against Oakland.
Wed May 15, 2013
Deep fantasy league thoughts -- Francoeur bad, Dyson not so bad
The Royals just can't play Jeff Francoeur much longer. Might it be time for the super-speedy Jarrod Dyson? On May 5, 2011, Derek Jeter got a day off, having started the season .250/.308/.269 through 27 games and 106 at bats.
Mon May 13, 2013
An Early Look at 10 Realistic Moves Phillies Could Make at the Deadline
Call it a reverse black cat. Call it anything you want. But this Phillies team, which is four games out of first place, is not only not making the playoffs.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Oakland Athletics - TeamReport
MLB Team Report - Oakland Athletics - INSIDE PITCH The Athletics' last view of the Rangers came on the final day of the 2012 season, when Oakland beat Texas to take the AL West title.
Sun May 12, 2013
Rangers eye different result in return to Oakland
On Monday, the Rangers will take on the Athletics for the first time since the A's swept them to clinch the American League West title on the final day of the 2012 regular season.
Wed May 08, 2013
I'm Done With David Murphy
Sure, the team lost. That's the long and short of the article in front of your eyes.
Mon May 06, 2013
Lee looks sharp as Phillies cut down Giants
The Phillies flew here to escape the noise, the grisly sights from a weekend of baseball at home and the burden of a disabled ace.
Lone Star Ball
Time to Part Ways with Ron
It's an unpopular opinion - part ways with the manager of a franchise that has been to the World Series twice in the last three years, and is flirting with the best record in baseball.
Dallas Morning News
Gosselin: I'm surprised with how well Texas Rangers have performed with nothing from Matt Harrison
A LOOK AT EACH RANGER PLAYER'S SALARY: After a busy off-season, the Rangers' 25-man roster will be littered with new faces come opening day.
Sun May 05, 2013
Dave Magadan a hit in Texas
It wasn't that they thought poorly of Tim Bogar, Alex Ochoa or most of the staff.
Sat May 04, 2013
Berkman ready for new role
Lance Berkman, the Texas Rangers' new designated hitter, was involved in what most would call the team's most heartbreaking moments in its 41-year history.
Wed May 01, 2013
Phillies Links: Delmon Young's debut a success
In his first at-bat with the Phillies, Delmon Young went deep. In his second at-bat he was hit by a pitch, then followed with a single later in the game.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Philadelphia Phillies storyline: The core plus one more
There is more to the infield of the Philadelphia Phillies than Michael Young as an addition.
A Look At the Rangers' Start
"Josh Hamilton and Mike Napoli are gone? Oh no, what are we going to do? And Mike Adams and Koji Uehara.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Philadelphia Phillies story-poll: Suds or studs, the youngster
When they found a salary-dump opportunity for an immediate requirement, the Philadelphia Phillies acquired Michael Young to plug 1 of 5 openings.