Ohtani comes off bench to hit three-run homer in victory

Baseball / MLB Aug 19, 2018

Ohtani comes off bench to hit three-run homer in victory

Albert Pujols keeps climbing up the career hits list and hurting the Texas Rangers in their home park. This time, he had some help from rookie sensation Shohei Ohtani. Pujols drove in a season-high four runs, Ohtani hit a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Angels ...

Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Cubs

Baseball / MLB Jul 28, 2018

Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Cubs

The Chicago Cubs are gambling a change of scenery and a pennant race will help Cole Hamels return to form. The Cubs acquired the veteran left-hander from the Texas Rangers on Friday for right-hander Eddie Butler, minor league pitcher Rollie Lacy and a player to ...

Angels score early, hold off Rangers for victory

Baseball / MLB Jun 4, 2018

Angels score early, hold off Rangers for victory

Shohei Ohtani got his team's first hit and also scored the first run of the game as the Los Angeles Angels posted a 3-1 win over the Texas Rangers on Sunday. Ohtani and Zack Cozart put together back-to-back singles off Texas right-hander Doug Fister and ...

Angels shut down Rangers

Baseball / MLB Jun 2, 2018

Angels shut down Rangers

Shohei Ohtani doubled for his first hit in four games as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 6-0 on Friday. After Albert Pujols hit a two-run home run to put Los Angeles ahead in the bottom of the first inning, the 23-year-old Ohtani ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jan 5, 2018

Fighters formalize partnership with Texas Rangers

The Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters have struck a business alliance with the major league's Texas Rangers, the team announced on Friday. Fighters general manager Hiroshi Yoshimura said he is hoping for an active exchange in a wide range of fields, including scouting and transfers ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jan 4, 2018

Dragons sign Dillon Gee to one-year deal

The Chunichi Dragons have signed right-hander Dillon Gee, who had major-league stints with the Texas Rangers and Minnesota Twins in 2017, on a one-year contract. The 31-year-old American, who was 3-2 with a 3.47 ERA in the major leagues last year, has agreed to terms ...

Shohei Otani hears pitches from Cubs, Mariners, Rangers

Baseball / MLB Dec 6, 2017

Shohei Otani hears pitches from Cubs, Mariners, Rangers

Coveted two-way star Shohei Otani met with representatives from the Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners and Chicago Cubs in Los Angeles on Tuesday, according to U.S. media. The meetings followed talks Monday between the 23-year-old slugging ace and the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Los Angeles Angels ...