Texas Rangers

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19: Starting pitcher Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics throws against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the first inning at O.co Coliseum on June 19, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Angels won 12-7.

Gray, A’s Seek Fifth-Straight Win

(AP) — Sonny Gray allowed more earned runs in his last start than he had over his previous five, but even that wasn’t enough to boost his ERA above 2.00. Considering how he’s pitched against […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/25/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JUNE 24: (L-R) Josh Phegley #19 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates his two-run homerun with Stephen Vogt #21 in the second inning of play against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington on June 24, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.

Oakland A’s Power Past Rangers 8-2 For 4th Straight Victory

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Kendall Graveman enjoyed watching and waiting to go to the mound, especially with the Oakland Athletics giving him a five-run lead before throwing his first pitch. Brett Lawrie hit a grand slam, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/25/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JUNE 23: Jesse Chavez #30 of the Oakland Athletics throws against the Texas Rangers in the second inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on June 23, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.

Deserved Win For Oakland’s Chavez, 8-6 At Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Oakland Athletics starter Jesse Chavez has already been a hard-luck loser a couple of times this season. Manager Bob Melvin and the right-hander’s teammates feel it was only appropriate for Chavez to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/24/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 11: Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Texas Rangers in the second inning at O.co Coliseum on June 11, 2015 in Oakland, California.

Kazmir Ends 9-Start Winless Streak As A’s Beat Rangers 7-0

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Scott Kazmir was pleased with his firstwin in nearly two months – and with fastball. Taking a much more selective approach with his heater, Kazmir looked a lot like the pitcher who […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/12/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 10: Josh Reddick #22 of the Oakland Athletics has Gatorade poured on him by Billy Butler #16 and Stephen Vogt #21 after hitting a walk off RBI against the Texas Rangers at O.co Coliseum on June 10, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Texas Rangers 5-4.

Fuld Scores Game-Winning Run On Reddick’s Grounder In Ninth

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) For one night in a rough season, Sam Fuld and the Oakland Athletics enjoyed some of that old walkoff magic that used to define this club. Fuld slid into home to just […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/11/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 09:  Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics watches Mitch Moreland #18 of the Texas Rangers round the bases after he hit a home run in the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum on June 9, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Rangers At Athletics

(AP) – As the Texas Rangers continue to surge, the Oakland Athletics again find themselves headed in the wrong direction. The visiting Rangers can win for the 16th time in 20 games by handing the A’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/10/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 09: Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics watches Mitch Moreland #18 of the Texas Rangers round the bases after he hit a home run in the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum on June 9, 2015 in Oakland, California.

A’s Offense Quiet Again In 2-1 Loss To Rangers

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Sonny Gray thought he made a good pitch to Prince Fielder that resulted in an RBI single. The Oakland Athletics ace couldn’t say the same about his delivery to Mitch Moreland. With […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/10/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 28: Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after defeating the Texas Rangers 4-0 and advancing to the MLB playoffs at Globe Life Park in Arlington on September 28, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.

Gray, Athletics Prepare for Rangers

(AP) — Sonny Gray has won three straight starts and pitched 23 2-3 consecutive scoreless innings against the Texas Rangers. Texas is 4-0 in division games with Nick Martinez on the mound. Runs could be […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/08/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 3:  Ron Washington #38 manager of the Texas Rangers waits for an official ruling if Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals caught a ball hit by Ryan Rua of the Texas Rangers in the second inning at Kauffman Stadium on September 3, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. Officials ruled that Gordon caught the ball on a bounce and Rua was given a single. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

A’s Announce Ron Washington Hired As Coach

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – The Oakland Athletics have announced that Ron Washington is rejoining the team as a major league coach after working nearly eight years as manager of the Texas Rangers. Washington, who was a […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/21/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - MAY 9:  Andrew Bellatti #59 of the Tampa Bay Rays pitches during the sixth inning of his Major League debut game against the Texas Rangers on May 9, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Pitcher Who Served Time In California For Fatal Crash Wins MLB Game

Tampa Bay reliever Andrew Bellatti, who served jail time as a teen after a fatal car crash, was the winning pitcher in his major league debut Saturday night as the Rays beat the Texas Rangers 7-2.

05/09/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - MAY 03:  Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics throws against the Texas Rangers in the seventh inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 3, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Vogt, Unusually Wild Gray Carry A’s Past Rangers 7-1

Stephen Vogt homered twice, Sonny Gray took a shutout into the seventh inning while mixing 10 strikeouts with a career-high seven walks, and the Oakland A’s beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 Sunday.

05/03/2015

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 07: Elvis Andrus #1 of the Texas Rangers completes a double play over Craig Gentry #3 of the Oakland Athletics during the third inning at O.co Coliseum on April 7, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Rangers

(AP) – Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin elected to give Scott Kazmir an extra day of rest, and given the lineup he’ll now face, he still might not have to overexert himself. The in-form left-hander takes […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/01/2015

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