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Chirinos 2-run homer leads Rangers over Blue Jays 5-3

TORONTO — A big day by the bottom of Texas' batting order helped the Rangers overcome an injury to slugger Adrian Beltre in the start of their postseason run.

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Saturday 10/03/2015
Rangers denied AL West clinch after Angels 9th-inning rally
Posted: October 03, 2015

ARLINGTON — Elvis Andrus remained on the ground with his face in the dirt after sliding past second base and being tagged for the final out.

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Thursday 10/01/2015
Rangers in playoffs, near AL West title after edging Angels
Posted: October 01, 2015

ARLINGTON — The music was a little louder in the Texas clubhouse, and there was the faint smell of champagne.

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AL West-leading Rangers win again, 6-2 over Tigers
Posted: October 01, 2015

ARLINGTON — Elvis Andrus and the AL West-leading Texas Rangers know they are getting close to another postseason berth.

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Saturday 09/26/2015
Astros beat Rangers to cut into AL West lead
Posted: September 26, 2015

HOUSTON — Carlos Correa didn’t sleep at all on Thursday night while fighting a cold and struggled in a loss to the Rangers on Friday night.

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Rangers beat Astros 6-2 to push AL West lead to 4½ games
Posted: September 26, 2015

HOUSTON — The Texas Rangers insist they won't become complacent despite their lead in the AL West expanding to a season-high 4 1/2 games with another win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.

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Saturday 09/19/2015
Hamels, Beltre help Rangers thump Mariners 10-1
Posted: September 19, 2015

ARLINGTON — Cole Hamels struck out 12 over seven innings, and Adrian Beltre collected three hits and three RBIs as the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 10-1 on Saturday night.

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Thursday 09/17/2015
Rangers complete 4-game sweep of Astros for 1st in AL West
Posted: September 17, 2015

ARLINGTON — Shin-Soo Choo talked about the veterans on the Texas Rangers, and their collective experience in big games.

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Wednesday 09/16/2015
Texas has 5 HRs in 14-3 win over Astros, stretch West lead
Posted: September 16, 2015

ARLINGTON — Prince Fielder, Mike Napoli and the Texas Rangers are powering up now that they have the lead in the AL West.

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Saturday 09/05/2015
CJ Cron's 5 RBIs lead desperate LA Angels past Texas, 5-2
Posted: September 05, 2015

ANAHEIM, Calif. — C.J. Cron tripled, doubled, singled and drove in five runs, carrying the Los Angeles Angels to a 5-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night.

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Friday 08/28/2015
Gallardo wins 100th, Rangers end Toronto's 5-game win streak
Posted: August 28, 2015

ARLINGTON — Yovani Gallardo earned his 100th career victory, Delino DeShields kept running all the way home and the Texas Rangers ended Toronto's five-game winning streak.

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Monday 08/24/2015
Napoli, Gimenez hit HRs as Rangers top Tigers 4-2
Posted: August 24, 2015

DETROIT — The Texas Rangers only outscored the Detroit Tigers by two runs in this weekend's four-game series, but they are taking home three victories and a hold on the second American League wild spot.

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Friday 08/21/2015
Colby Lewis leads Rangers to 4-0 win against Tigers
Posted: August 21, 2015

DETROIT — As well as Colby Lewis pitched against the Detroit Tigers, he knows he also got a lot of help from his teammates.

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Wednesday 08/19/2015
Holland returns as homer-happy Rangers beat Mariners 7-2
Posted: August 19, 2015

ARLINGTON — The Texas Rangers’ chances of contending for a postseason berth will improve if Derek Holland delivers more pitching performances like Wednesday's.

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Iwakuma follows no-hitter with 3-2 win for Mariners
Posted: August 19, 2015

ARLINGTON — With a chance at history out of the way early, Hisashi Iwakuma settled in and continued his recent mastery of the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night.

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Sunday 08/16/2015
No happy return for Smyly as Rangers beat Rays 5-3
Posted: August 16, 2015

ARLINGTON — Drew Smyly's return from the disabled list didn't go as well as he would have liked.

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Wednesday 08/12/2015
Hicks, Sano lead Twins in rout over Rangers, 11-1
Posted: August 12, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS — Aaron Hicks had four of Minnesota's 17 hits, Miguel Sano homered twice and Mike Pelfrey picked up his first win since June as the Twins routed the Texas Rangers 11-1 on Wednesday night.

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Tuesday 08/11/2015
Twins double their way back to beat Rangers 3-2
Posted: August 11, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS — Eduardo Escobar's two-out double in the ninth inning drove in the winning run, capping a late rally by the Minnesota Twins for a much-needed 3-2 victory Tuesday night over the Texas Rangers.

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Sunday 08/09/2015
Rangers lose 4-2 to Hernandez, Mariners
Posted: August 09, 2015

SEATTLE — The Texas Rangers felt they had a solid plan for Sunday's game against Seattle ace Felix Hernandez.

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Tuesday 08/04/2015
Beltre's 3rd career cycle in Rangers' 12-9 win over Astros
Posted: August 04, 2015

ARLINGTON — Adrian Beltre came to bat in the fifth inning looking for a pitch he could hit over the wall. He got one for an impressive modern-day record.

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Sunday 08/02/2015
Hamilton homers, Perez wins as Rangers edge Giants 2-1
Posted: August 02, 2015

ARLINGTON — Texas Rangers left-hander Martin Perez followed a nightmarish performance in which he failed to get an out in the second inning with a dream outing in which he nearly shut out the world champion San Francisco Giants.

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Tuesday 07/28/2015
A-Rod homers on 40th birthday in Yankees' 6-2 win at Rangers
Posted: July 28, 2015

ARLINGTON — Alex Rodriguez had quite a 40th birthday bash.

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Sunday 07/26/2015
Rangers lose 13-7 toTrout, Angels
Posted: July 26, 2015

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Josh Hamilton's first series at the "Big A," since being traded away from the Angels got off to a good start for the Rangers with a pair of victories.

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Monday 07/20/2015
Paulsen has single in 9th, lifts Rockies past Rangers
Posted: July 20, 2015

DENVER — Ben Paulsen hit a tiebreaking single with one out in the bottom of the ninth, and the Colorado Rockies recovered from blowing a seven-run lead to beat the Texas Rangers 8-7 on Monday night.

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Sunday 07/19/2015
Keuchel strikes out career-high 13, Astros blank Rangers
Posted: July 19, 2015

HOUSTON — Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel said he didn't appreciate the approach Texas second baseman Rougned Odor took the previous night.

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Sunday 07/12/2015
Ross pitches well as Padres edge Rangers 2-1
Posted: July 12, 2015

ARLINGTON — The Texas Rangers head into the All-Star break in a major slump, having dropped seven of eight on their homestand.

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Friday 07/10/2015
Fielder, Beltre homer in Rangers win over Padres
Posted: July 10, 2015

ARLINGTON — Prince Fielder and Adrian Beltre hit back-to-back home runs, and the Texas Rangers beat the San Diego Padres 4-3 on Friday night, snapping a five-game skid.

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Tuesday 07/07/2015
Ray outpitches Rangers' Gallardo in Diamondbacks' 4-2 win
Posted: July 07, 2015

ARLINGTON — Arizona rookie Robbie Ray took a shutout into the eighth inning to outpitch Texas' Yovani Gallardo, and the Diamondbacks beat the Rangers 4-2 on Tuesday night.

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Sunday 07/05/2015
Pujols hits 25th HR, Angels finish sweep of Rangers 12-6
Posted: July 05, 2015

ARLINGTON — Albert Pujols probably didn't need to pad his AL home run lead to have a chance to join teammate Mike Trout in the starting lineup for the All-Star game.

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Saturday 07/04/2015
Harrison ready to start again for Texas after spinal fusion
Posted: July 04, 2015

ARLINGTON — Matt Harrison never really knew what it would be like when he started his comeback from spinal fusion surgery.

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Friday 07/03/2015
Rangers' Hamilton has no emotions facing Angels for 1st time
Posted: July 03, 2015

ARLINGTON — Josh Hamilton insisted that he had no extra emotions playing the Angels for the first time since Los Angeles traded him back to Texas.

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Wednesday 07/01/2015
Rangers continue HR streak in 4-2 loss to Orioles
Posted: July 01, 2015

BALTIMORE — Facing a pitcher who had given them fits in the past, the Texas Rangers continued their long-ball barrage against the Baltimore Orioles.

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Sunday 06/28/2015
Gonzalez falters after HR, Blue Jays beat Rangers
Posted: June 28, 2015

TORONTO — Rangers rookie Chi Chi Gonzalez cruised through his first three innings against the Blue Jays before a big home run sent him into a spin.

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Saturday 06/27/2015
Rangers’ Gallardo caps stellar month with 4-0 win over Blue Jays
Posted: June 27, 2015

TORONTO — As Yovani Gallardo stretched his scoreless streak to the longest of his career on Saturday, from the dugout Prince Fielder, a long time teammate, and Jeff Banister, a long-time opponent, swore they were watching a vintage performance circa four or five years ago.

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Thursday 06/25/2015
Athletics finish off 3-game sweep of Rangers with 6-3 win
Posted: June 25, 2015

ARLINGTON — Oakland right-hander Sonny Gray wins at Texas even when he's not at his best.

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Tuesday 06/23/2015
Deserved win for Oakland's Chavez, 8-6 at Texas
Posted: June 23, 2015

ARLINGTON — Oakland Athletics starter Jesse Chavez has already been a hard-luck loser a couple of times this season.

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Sunday 06/21/2015
Missed opportunities in extra innings costly for Rangers
Posted: June 21, 2015

CHICAGO — Hitting into an inning-ending double play in the 10th inning was frustrating enough for the Texas Rangers.

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Saturday 06/20/2015
White Sox end 8-game skid with 3-2 win over Rangers
Posted: June 20, 2015

CHICAGO — Texas Rangers right-hander Nick Martinez pitched five good innings Saturday, working out of trouble and battling out of bad situations with men on base. Unfortunately he pitched six innings.

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Moreland pinch-hit single lifts Rangers over White Sox, 2-1
Posted: June 20, 2015

CHICAGO — The Texas Rangers did little for most of the night against Chicago's Chris Sale, except strike out. Once he left the game, that's when things turned around.

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Tuesday 06/16/2015
Chirinos hits game-ending HR for Rangers in 3-2 win over Dodgers
Posted: June 16, 2015

ARLINGTON — Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos had to quickly forget about the pitch he called in the top of the ninth inning.

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Monday 06/15/2015
Gallardo, Odor lead Rangers to 4-1 win over Dodgers
Posted: June 15, 2015

ARLINGTON — Rougned Odor spent five weeks back in the minor leagues after struggling early in the season for the Texas Rangers.

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DeShields injured in Rangers' 4-3 loss to Twins
Posted: June 15, 2015

ARLINGTON — The Texas Rangers lost the game, and maybe another left fielder.

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Saturday 06/13/2015
Rangers hit impressive HRs, Lewis finally beats Twins
Posted: June 13, 2015

ARLINGTON — Those impressive back-to-back home runs by Mitch Moreland and Joey Gallo came only after Shin-Soo Choo and Prince Fielder did their part for the Texas Rangers.

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Elvis has 4 RBIs for Rangers in 6-2 win over slumping Twins
Posted: June 13, 2015

ARLINGTON — Waiting in the on-deck circle, Elvis Andrus started trying to blow the ball Mitch Moreland had just hit to center field.

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Sunday 06/07/2015
Rangers miss chance to sweep, Perez HR in 8th wins for KC
Posted: June 07, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A late rally put the Texas Rangers in position for yet another win. Salvador Perez had other ideas.

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Saturday 06/06/2015
Rodriguez pitches 7 strong innings, Rangers beat Royals
Posted: June 06, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Texas Rangers have a knack for scoring quickly. Kansas City Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura has a tendency for giving up early runs.

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Friday 06/05/2015
Rangers rookie Gonzalez shuts out Royals on 3 hits, 4-0
Posted: June 05, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The next run Chi Chi Gonzalez gives up in the majors will be his first.

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Choo's hit in 11th lifts Rangers to 2-1 win over White Sox
Posted: June 05, 2015

ARLINGTON — Shin-Soo Choo celebrated with his teammates after his 11th-inning walk-off single on Thursday night.

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Wednesday 06/03/2015
Abreu homers, Sale cruises as White Sox top Rangers 9-2
Posted: June 03, 2015

ARLINGTON — Jose Abreu homered in a six-run second after missing three games with an injured finger, Chris Sale struck out a season-high 13 in seven shutout innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the Texas Rangers 9-2 on Wednesday night.

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Tuesday 06/02/2015
Top prospect Gallo headed to Rangers for injured Beltre
Posted: June 02, 2015

ARLINGTON — The Texas Rangers will get top prospect Joey Gallo some major league experience while third baseman Adrian Beltre is on the disabled list.

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Monday 06/01/2015
Rangers winners again with big-hitting Prince, Hamilton home
Posted: June 01, 2015

ARLINGTON — With Prince Fielder leading the league in hitting and former MVP Josh Hamilton already having an impact in his Texas reunion, the Rangers have a winning record for the first time in nearly a year.

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