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/ 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 ...

/ 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

/ 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 ...

Rangers star Beltre joins MLB's 3,000-hit club

/ Jul 31, 2017

Rangers star Beltre joins MLB's 3,000-hit club

Adrian Beltre had a feeling like none other he has experienced on a baseball field when he saw his three children coming toward him. Then they kept running to the wall in right-center field. Only after helping unveil a logo commemorating Beltre's 3,000th career hit ...

Marlins hammer Darvish in rout

/ Jul 27, 2017

Marlins hammer Darvish in rout

Yu Darvish gave up a career-worst 10 runs and was chased from the game after just 3⅔ innings as the Miami Marlins pounded the Texas Rangers 22-10 in a 32-hit slugfest Wednesday. Four days before the trading deadline in what could be his last start ...

Stanton stays hot, powers Marlins past Rangers

/ Jul 25, 2017

Stanton stays hot, powers Marlins past Rangers

By the end of his career, Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton would like to homer in all 30 major league parks. He added another to his list in a big way Monday night, hitting a pair of home runs against the Texas Rangers in a ...

Cubs show interest in trade for Darvish

/ Jul 22, 2017

Cubs show interest in trade for Darvish

The Chicago Cubs have made inquiries to the Texas Rangers about the availability of ace Yu Darvish, with a trade between the teams "more plausible than it would've been entering the All-Star break," according to a report on the MLB website. Texas had lost five ...

Darvish fans 12 in no-decision

/ Jul 22, 2017

Darvish fans 12 in no-decision

Yu Darvish had a season-high 12 strikeouts and the Texas Rangers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 4-3 extra-innings win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday. Darvish, who was not involved in the decision, had 10-plus strikeouts for the 32nd time in his ...

Darvish, Tanaka finish first half with losses

/ Jul 10, 2017

Darvish, Tanaka finish first half with losses

Yu Darvish lost a pitchers' duel against JC Ramirez, who combined with three others on a two-hit shutout in the Los Angeles Angels' 3-0 victory over the Texas Rangers on Sunday. With little offensive support at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Darvish (6-8) lost his ...