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.
Kinsler said the scope of what leadership entailed on a young Rangers team made his job difficult in some ways.
Fielder left the Tigers on a bad note, and it looks like he may be returning to Comerica in the same way.
I caught up with Ben Affleck who is in town for the filming of “Batman Vs. Superman,” and although he didn’t grant me an interview, I got pictures!