Rodriguez pitches Red Sox past Rangers (2:44)
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Rapid Reaction: Red Sox 5, Rangers 1

Eduardo Rodriguez sparkled in his major league debut, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 5-1 victory over the Texas Rangers.

Rodriguez pitches Red Sox past Rangers (0:53)

Red Sox rookie spoils Hamilton's Texas return

Eduardo Rodriguez threw 7 2/3 scoreless innings, becoming the youngest Red Sox starter to win his major league debut on the road since '67, and spoiled Josh Hamilton's first home game back.

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8hJean-Jacques Taylor

Hamilton confident he can regain All-Star form

Josh Hamilton played his first home game as a member of the Rangers since 2012, and went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI in a 5-1 loss to the Red Sox.

Indians use 8-run inning to rock Colby Lewis, Rangers (0:52)

Santana, Carrasco lead Indians past Rangers 12-3

CLEVELAND -- Carlos Santana capped and eight-run third inning with a three-run homer, leading the Cleveland Indians past Texas 12-3 on Wednesday to end the Rangers' seven-game winning streak.

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Texas Rangers' Salary: By the Numbers

The Texas Rangers rank 50th of 333 international teams surveyed in an ESPN/SportingIntelligence report revealing the sports franchises that spend the most on their players.

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Tuesday's power rankings

Josh Donaldson became the first player to score five runs in a game in 2015 -- while hitting his sixth career walk-off.

Prince Fielder on torrid pace (1:41)

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Eric Karabell and Derek Carty will get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by offering advice and answering your questions, beginning at 6:15 p.m. ET.

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Rangers by the numbers: Texas within one game of .500

The Texas Rangers extended their winning streak to six games with a 10-8 victory over the Indians on Monday.Texas (22-23) is within one game of .500 since it was 5-6 through games of April 17.

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3dChristina Kahrl

Monday's power rankings

Monday's best baseball performances came on the mound -- and they involved anyone but the usual suspects.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.24520th
On Base Percentage.31713th
Slugging Percentage.40413th
Earned Run Average4.3326th
Quality Starts2021st


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