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Rangers agree with international teen Taveras

The Texas Rangers have agreed to terms with switch-hitting teenager Leodys Taveras, one of the top international free agents. Texas announced the deal Thursday.

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Who deserves a spot on the American League's All-Star Game roster this year? Our experts make their picks for the Midsummer Classic in Cincinnati.

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Who belongs on the All-Star team?

Brian Dozier is relatively unheralded, but trails only Miguel Cabrera in most home runs since the start of 2014 (39 to Cabrera's 40) and Keith Law believes he deserves an All-Star berth. Some belong, some don't (Insider)

Orioles double up Rangers (0:46)

Chen dominates in O's 4-2 win

Wei-Yin Chen, who only two weeks ago was sent to Single-A, limited the Rangers to 2 runs in 8 innings tonight. Jimmy Paredes clubbed a 2-run shot for Baltimore. Box score

Rangers in on Dominican switch hitter

OF Leodys Taveras, the No. 7 international prospect, has a clean swing from both sides of the plate. The Texas Rangers have the best chance of signing him, according to Eric Longenhagen. Top 10 international prospects (Insider)

Hardy homers to lift O's to lead

J.J. Hardy launched a two-run shot to left field to give the Orioles their first lead of the game against the visiting Rangers. It's Hardy's fourth HR and 20th RBI this season. Follow live

Rangers, Orioles all even in Baltimore

The Rangers jumped to a 2-0 lead on solo homers from Shin-Soo Choo and Ryan Rua, but the Orioles have chipped away at their deficit to tie the game in the sixth inning after Jimmy Paredes grounded into a fielder's choice. Follow live


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Tuesday's power rankings

Chris Sale and Dallas Keuchel were both awesome Tuesday night. Which one tops our nightly power rankings?

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Rangers wise to send down Joey Gallo

Joey Gallo needs to head back to Triple-A, get another 300 or so plate appearances down there and work on better contact.

Moreland goes deep twice again in Rangers' win (0:50)

Rangers power through Baltimore

Robinson Chirinos, Shin-Soo Choo and Mitch Moreland (twice) homered to give the Rangers the 8-6 win against the Orioles. Box score


Moreland homers again

Mitch Moreland hit his second home run of the day, making it back-to-back games with two home runs (9 of his 14 homers have come in the month of June) and the Rangers have an 8-5 lead over the O's in the 8th. Follow live

Josh Hamilton reactivated by Rangers (2:06)
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Rangers activate Josh Hamilton

The outfielder said he was "good to go" Monday and has been activated from the DL today. The team optioned Joey Gallo to Triple-A Round Rock.


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Breaking down the Rangers' win (1:20)

Rangers power past Orioles 8-1

Texas hit 4 HRs, including two from Mitch Moreland, and Wandy Rodriguez struck out 7 over 5 innings to cool off the hot Orioles. Box score

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25020th
On Base Percentage.31617th
Slugging Percentage.40312th
Earned Run Average3.9919th
Quality Starts4311th


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