The Texas Rangers have purchased the contract Carlos Pena from Triple-A Round Rock, and the first baseman was set to play his first game for his original team since 2001.
Prince has kids at home he needs to take care of and The Onion thinks this is all a joke! Insert (mock) outrage here!
Alex Rios tripled and drove in three runs, and the Rangers rolled to another Texas-sized rout of Detroit, beating Justin Verlander and the Tigers 12-4 on Sunday.
Nick Martinez pitched six sharp innings for his first major league win and fellow rookie Rougned Odor drove in five runs with a pair of triples to lead the Texas Rangers to a 12-2 rout of the Detroit Tigers on Saturday.
Anibal Sanchez gave Detroit a much-needed quality start, and the Tigers snapped their four-game losing streak with a 7-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night.
Prince Fielder is expected to have neck surgery next week and miss the rest of the season.
Shin-Soo Choo homered, Chris Gimenez had four hits and the Texas Rangers rolled to a 9-2 victory over the slumping Detroit Tigers on Thursday.
Texas center fielder Daniel Robertson has left Thursday’s game against Detroit after colliding with right fielder Alex Rios while trying to make a diving catch in the third inning.
Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder is “seriously considering” surgery to repair the herniated disk in his neck, according to Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
Admit it! You’re bummed too that former Tiger Prince Fielder isn’t in Detroit Thursday to play in the first game of the four game series with the Rangers.