8/2/2015 | Perez looks like old self in tossing gem
Martin Perez, who allowed eight runs and left in the second inning of his previous start, took a shutout into the ninth inning Sunday and earned his first win since coming back from Tommy John surgery in a 2-1 victory over the Giants.
8/2/2015 | Sore knee puts Scheppers on disabled list
Only a few hours after he blew a save by allowing hits to all three batters faced, right-hander Tanner Scheppers is on the disabled list with left knee inflammation.
8/2/2015 | Astros, Rangers resume rivalry in Arlington
Up-and-coming Astros rookie Lance McCullers duels with established Rangers veteran Colby Lewis on Monday night when the clubs begin a three-game series at Globe Life Park.
8/2/2015 | Bloops sting Scheppers in Rangers' loss
On the surface, Rangers right-hander Tanner Scheppers is an easy scapegoat for the Rangers' 9-7 loss to the Giants in 11 innings Saturday night at Globe Life Park. But for Rangers manager Jeff Banister, it was not a horrendous outing for Scheppers.
8/2/2015 | Hamels efficient in first Rangers start
In the Rangers' 9-7 loss Saturday against the Giants, Cole Hamels delivered a workman-like 7 2/3 innings for his Texas debut, allowing five earned runs and striking out six. He was efficient, and he was good. He left the game in line for the win before the Rangers' bullpen blew the lead.
8/1/2015 | Pence sparks Giants' comeback win vs. Texas
Giants right fielder Hunter Pence tied the game with an RBI single in the eighth and then hit a go-ahead home run in the 11th, providing the force behind a 9-7 Giants win over the Rangers on Saturday.
8/1/2015 | Leake makes Giants debut opposite Texas' Perez
After spending nearly six seasons with the Reds, Mike Leake will make his Giants debut Sunday, with the Rangers starting left-hander Martin Perez, who has never faced the Giants, in his fourth outing after undergoing Tommy John elbow surgery in May 2014.
8/1/2015 | Kela sent to Minors to keep him fresh
The Rangers took advantage of their recent bullpen additions Saturday by optioning right-hander Keone Kela to Double-A Frisco. Kela is expected to get a short rest period in the Minors, and the club was able to make that happen after acquiring needed reinforcements in left-hander Jake Diekman and right-hander Sam Dyson on Friday.
8/1/2015 | Wilson catches Hamels as Chirinos hits DL
Bobby Wilson was in Saturday's starting lineup after the Rangers placed catcher Robinson Chirinos on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left shoulder.
8/1/2015 | Working inside, Martinez outpitches MadBum
Nick Martinez found his command working the inside fastball, and it helped him find the win column for the first time since June 9.