Baker's shot in the second inning gave the Rangers the lead, but it was Berkman's fourth homer of the season into the left-field seats that broke the game open in the third and sent Saunders to his first career loss at Safeco Field.
With Felix Hernandez and Hisashi Iwakuma starting over the next two nights, it certainly helps to kick the series off with a win Player of the Game : With Justin Grimm looking hittable in the early innings, Lance Berkman's three-run dong in the 3rd, to put the Rangers up 5-2, was the biggest hit of the evening
SEATTLE Ross Wolf and Neal Cotts were back in a spot this week that only they thought, or maybe hoped, they belonged.
Drew Davison has a story on Justin Grimm, and how he's gone from disappointment at University of Georgia to major league starting pitcher .
After losing the final six games of their recent road trip, the Seattle Mariners should be happy about playing at home for the next week.
Kevin Jepsen is close to returning, Robert Coello 's crazy pitch and, Jered Weaver 's next start could be in Anaheim.
Per T.R. Sullivan , the Rangers have made a couple of minor moves today, placing righthanded pitcher Derek Lowe on release waivers and signing Mark Teahen to a minor league contract.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles , released as Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles in Europe, and Gekikame Ninja Den in Japan, is a 1989 platform game for the Nintendo Entertainment System .
One of the best options widely available on waiver wires is Philadelphia Phillies left fielder Domonic Brown.
Well, hello there. Nice to see you. Let's chat a little 'bout some minor league goings on, shall we? left his scorching start in North Carolina after hurting his shoulder diving for a ball in left field.
Justin Verlander and Yu Darvish will face each other Thursday night in Arlington, Texas, in 1 of the most enticing pitching showdowns of the season so far.
Manager Ron Washington said he wanted to give the first baseman two consecutive days off.
Speculation-based posts aren't my usual cup of tea, but I think that this speculated topic has some legitimate merit worth exploring.
Roy Oswalt has joined the Tulsa Drillers, and is expected to make his first start in Tulsa on Friday, May 24 against the Midland RockHounds.
David Murphy and Adrian Beltre homered in a three-run first inning, Ross Wolf was strong in his first major league start and the Texas Rangers avoided a sweep with a 3-1 victory against the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday.
SEPTEMBER 26: Martin Perez #33 of the Texas Rangers throws against the Oakland Athletics at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 26, 2012 in Arlington, Texas.