Kole Calhoun drove in four runs with a pair of early doubles, and the Los Angeles Angels won 8-2 in their first game against Texas since trading Josh Hamilton back to the Rangers.
Final: Angels 8, Rangers 2
Kole Calhoun drove in 4 runs and Erick Aybar recorded his 1st career 5-hit game as Los Angeles cruised past Texas for its 5th win in 6 games. Box score
Among Thursday's highlights: Jose Fernandez wins in his first start 13 months after Tommy John surgery, and Scott Kazmir stifles Seattle.
Josh Hamilton is not preparing to face his former team differently than he would for any other team as the Rangers welcome the Angels for the first time since Hamilton was traded April 27.
Leonys Martin ended a scoreless duel with an RBI single in the ninth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-0 Thursday night behind a dominant pitching performance by Yovani G
Pitchers' duel in Baltimore
Orioles RHP Kevin Gausman gave up 4 hits -- and Prince Fielder had 3 of them -- before exiting, and Rangers RHP Yovani Gallardo has given up just 2 hits as it's scoreless in the 7th. Follow live
The Texas Rangers have activated right-handed reliever Neftali Feliz from the 15-day disabled list and optioned starter Nick Martinez to Triple-A Round Rock.
Prince Fielder best among AL DH's?
Four of ESPN's six MLB contributors selected the Rangers' Prince Fielder as the AL's starting designated hitter in the All-Star Game. ESPN's AL's All-Stars
Adrian Beltre's home was burglarized last week, and among the stolen items was his 2011 AL Championship ring.
The Texas Rangers have agreed to terms on a $2.1 million deal with switch-hitting teenager Leodys Taveras, one of the top international free agents.
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.
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)
J.J. Hardy hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh inning to back an effective pitching performance by Wei-Yin Chen and carry the Baltimore Orioles past the Texas Rangers 4-2 on Wednesday
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
Tristan Cockroft, Cynthia Frelund and Derek Carty will get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by offering advice and answering your questions.
Joey Gallo was sent to Triple-A to make room for Josh Hamilton on the Texas Rangers' roster, but he'll be back in Arlington.
Chris Sale and Dallas Keuchel were both awesome Tuesday night. Which one tops our nightly power rankings?
Joey Gallo needs to head back to Triple-A, get another 300 or so plate appearances down there and work on better contact.
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