The Yankees are sliding, Josh Hamilton is returning, and Michael Wacha is in some elite company.
Josh Hamilton is expected to join the Texas Rangers on Monday when they take on the Indians at Progressive Field. Hamilton, who last played for Texas in 2012, had three 30-home run/100-RBI years for the Rangers during his five seasons with the team (in 2008, 2010 and 2012).
The Angels are footing most of his salary, and a positive environment is what will yield the best results for the former Rangers slugger.
The Yankees' sixth loss in a row was another reminder that this team is a shadow of its former self.
The Yankees have now lost six games in a row, and 10 of their past 11.
Rangers beat Yanks 5-2 for New York's 10th loss in 11 games
Right-hander Jared Burton has agreed to a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers and will report Tuesday to Triple-A Round Rock.
Josh Hamilton is getting another shot at redemption in baseball with an unlikely journey that has led back to the Texas Rangers.
The Rangers are hitting Yankees pitching very hard, with Prince Fielder leading the charge, but tonight's starting pitcher, Yovani Gallardo is slumping
ESPN Chalk's Vegas experts give their best bets for the Sunday Night Baseball game between the Texas Rangers and New York Yankees, as Yovani Gallardo and Chris Capuano square off on the mound.
Nearly a month after being reacquired by the Rangers, outfielder Josh Hamilton will join the team on Monday after finishing his recovery from shoulder surgery.
Every Texas starter got a hit, and the Rangers scored their most runs at new Yankee Stadium in beating the New York Yankees 15-4 on Saturday.Texas scored 10 runs in third inning, becoming the second team this season with a 10-run inning.
Rangers ride 10-run 3rd inning in 15-4 rout of Yankees
The Texas Rangers will start Nick Martinez (3-0, 1.88 ERA) against C.C. Sabathia (2-5, 4.67 ERA) and New York Yankees on Saturday afternoon. The Rangers have won three consecutive games on the road.
Prince Fielder hit two home runs in the Texas Rangers 10-9 win against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on Friday. Fielder's two-home run game was his second against the Yankees and his first on the road.
The Texas Rangers and New York Yankees combined to score 19 runs and hit a total of six home runs, three by each team in the 10-9 Rangers win.Prince Fielder went 2-5 with two home runs and four RBI in the win, his first multi-home run game since April 5, 2013 against this same Yankees team.
It was another loss for the Yankees, their fourth straight and eighth in their last nine games as they fell, 10-9, to the Rangers.
Fielder hit 2 homers, Rangers top Yankees for 3rd win in row
Japanese reliever Kyuji Fujikawa was placed on waivers by the Texas Rangers on Friday, which gave him his unconditional release.
The Texas Rangers have put first baseman/outfielder Kyle Blanks on the 15-day disabled list and recalled outfielder Jake Smolinski from Triple-A Round Rock.
Rangers @ Indians
Progressive Field - Mon 5/25