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OTD: Rangers rout O's in historic fashion

Tuesday marks the 10-year anniversary of the Rangers beating the Orioles 30-3, the most runs scored in a game in the modern era (since 1900). Texas scored all 30 runs in just four different innings, meaning the team was held scoreless in more innings than it scored.

Saltalamacchia still can't believe Rangers scored 30 runs (1:36)
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Hamels continues winning ways with Texas

Cole Hamels improved to 9-1 in the Rangers' 5-3 win Monday. It was Hamels' 60th start with the Rangers, and he is now 31-7 (.816) with the team. Hamels is the second pitcher in major league history with an .800 or higher winning percentage in his first 60 starts with a team. Jim McCormick started 47-10 (.825) with the Cubs in 1885-1886. (Elias Sports Bureau)

On this date: Rangers score 30 runs (1:48)

Go big or go home, Texas style

The Rangers went all out Sunday, dressed in Texas flag suits prior to traveling to California to face off with the Angels Monday.

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Saturday's longest home runs

Rougned Odor teed off twice against the White Sox, with his second blast reaching the upper deck in right field at Globe Life Park. A pair of rookies flexed their muscles in Saturday's Red Sox-Yankees tilt while Mike Trout's multihomer game in Baltimore gave him six seasons with at least 25 home runs, tying Tim Salmon's Angels record.

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Texas loves the long ball

Aaron Judge may have smacked a 457-foot moon shot, but two of the five longest home runs hit on Wednesday came off the bat of Carlos Beltran and Adrian Beltre, who both play for Texas teams.

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Dodgers getting Darvish the Rangers expected

Prior to putting up two 10-strikeout games in as many starts with the Dodgers, Yu Darvish had just four 10-K games in 22 starts with the Rangers this season. The right-hander's season high for strikeouts (12) came in his second-to-last start with Texas.

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Stanton continues HR streak with 432-foot shot

Joey Gallo hit Tuesday's longest home run, but Giancarlo Stanton remains the talk of the town after hitting a 432-foot homer against the Giants to extend his HR streak to six games.

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Tigers and Rangers highlight Monday's longest HRs

Miami's Marcell Ozuna might have hit Monday's longest home run, but the Tigers-Rangers game had plenty of deep homers, too. Detroit's Justin Upton and Texas' Joey Gallo each hit balls that went farther than 425 feet.

FC Dallas 0-0 Colorado: Urriti's strike disallowed (1:30)
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Rangers honor one of the greats

The Texas Rangers celebrated Ivan Rodriguez's Hall of Fame induction by retiring his No. 7 before Saturday's game. Pudge played 21 seasons, 13 with the Rangers, and tallied the most games played for a catcher in MLB history.

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Ross off DL, gets the ball Saturday

The Rangers activated RHP Tyson Ross (finger) from the 10-day disabled list, and he will start Saturday night against the Astros. To make room, the Rangers optioned OF Ryan Rua to Triple-A Round Rock.

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Marinez activated, Smith demoted

The Rangers optioned INF Tyler Smith to Triple-A Round Rock on Friday after a brief appearance with the big club, to make room for recently-acquired RHP Jhan Marinez. The 29-year-old Marinez was claimed off waivers from the Pirates on Thursday.

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AL wild-card race heating up

Entering Friday, the Mariners and Rays are tied for the second wild-card spot, with five other teams trailing by 3 1/2 games or less.

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With Gallo, it's good as gone

Thirty-two of Joey Gallo's 67 hits this season have been home runs. Currently, that's the highest percentage of hits being home runs by any player during a 30-homer season.


Rangers unveil Players Weekend unis

Following MLB's Players Weekend announcement on Wednesday, the Rangers revealed the special jerseys they will wear Aug. 25-27. Players chose nicknames to sport on the backs of their uniforms, including “El Koja” (Adrian Beltre), “Porterhouse” (Mike Napoli) and “Big Chill” (Nomar Mazara).

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Tuesday's longest home runs

Joey Gallo's fifth-inning shot off the Mets' Chris Flexen, his 31st of the season, was the longest homer Tuesday night by nearly 20 feet. Meanwhile, Giancarlo Stanton's 38th blast of the season puts him four off the Marlins' single-season record set by Gary Sheffield in 1996.

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Cashner scratched from Tuesday start

Rangers RHP Andrew Cashner was scratched from his scheduled start Tuesday vs. the Mets with neck stiffness. RHP A.J. Griffin's start was moved up from Wednesday to Tuesday night. In addition, RHP Keone Kela (right shoulder soreness) was placed on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to Aug. 5. and RHP Ricardo Rodriguez was recalled from Double-A Frisco.

Pareja not worried by defensive rotation - Via FC Dallas (2:42)
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Gallo continues to show off power

Joey Gallo extended his home run streak to a career-long three consecutive games after belting a 430-foot shot in Thursday's win over the Twins. Gallo is tied with Justin Smoak and J.D. Martinez with the most HRs (eight) since the All-Star break.