Texas belted two home runs, but injuries took their toll on both teams in Game 1 of the American League division series.
Robinson Chirinos hit a two-run homer against David Price, Rougned Odor had a solo shot and the Texas Rangers beat the Blue Jays 5-3 Thursday in an AL Division Series opener as postseason baseball returned to Toronto for the first time in 22 years.
The first postseason baseball game in Canada since 1993 did not go according to plan, as the Texas Rangers knocked off the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 to take a 1-0 lead in the American League Division Series. Yovani Gallardo was tremendous...Show More Summary
The Toronto Blue Jays' potent lineup took a hit during Thursday's loss to the Texas Rangers when slugger Jose Bautista was removed from the lineup after suffering a hamstring injury. Continue for updates. Dalton Pompey Enters for Bautista Thursday, Oct. Show More Summary
Josh Donaldson has been the biggest offensive catalyst for the Toronto Blue Jays all season long, but the third baseman had to be removed from Game 1 of the ALDS against the Texas Rangers after suffering an apparent head injury. Continue for updates. Donaldson Being Evaluated Thursday, Oct. Show More Summary
The Texas Rangers may have suffered a serious loss early in Game 1 of the American League Division Series against the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday, with star third baseman Adrian Beltre being taken out after suffering an apparent back injury following an at-bat in the third inning. Continue for updates. Beltre Leaves Early vs. Show More Summary
Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre left Thursday's AL Division Series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays in the third inning after suffering an apparent back injury.
Thursday is a huge day in the MLB 2015 Playoffs as two big games take place in the American League. First up will be the Texas Rangers vs Toronto Blue Jays in Game 1 of their ALDS at 3.30 p.m. ET. Later on Thursday at 7.30 p.m. ET there will be the Houston Astros vs Kansas City Royals in Game 1 of their ALDS.
The Texas Rangers are huge moneyline underdogs against David Price and the Toronto Blue Jays for Thursday as we look at the betting trends heading into their ALDS matchup. Baseball bettors looking at this week's moneyline odds see one huge underdog and a bunch of small underdogs. Show More Summary
Two of the hottest lineups in baseball are slated for a showdown Thursday, as the Toronto Blue Jays host the Texas Rangers in Game 1 of the American League Division Series starting at 3:37 p.m. ET. The Jays used a consistent attack and a successful trade deadline as fuel to skyrocket themselves to the top of the AL East for the past several months. Show More Summary
East meets West—or, more accurately (at least geographically), North meets South—as the champions of the AL West, the Texas Rangers, and the AL East champs, the Toronto Blue Jays, prepare to get American League Division Series play underway Thursday afternoon at Rogers Centre. The visitors will send their No. Show More Summary
The best offense in baseball has one of the best pitchers in baseball starting in Game 1. Midseason acquisition David Price will start for the Toronto Blue Jays in Game 1 of the American League Division Series against the Texas Rangers on Thursday at Rogers Centre in Toronto. The best-of-five series kicks off at 3:37 p.m. Show More Summary
Projected lineups P - TORONTO; AVG.; HR; RBI LF - Ben Revere;.306; 2;45 3B - Josh Donaldson;.297; 41; 123 RF - Jose Bautista;.250;40; 114 DH - Edwin Encarnacion;.277; 39; 111 SS - Troy Tulowitzki;.280; 17; 70 1B - Justin Smoak;.226; 18; 59 C - Russell Martin;.240; 23; 77 CF - Kevin Pillar;...
This won't offend the Sports Gods at all. The Toronto Blue Jays begin their American League Divisional Series with the Texas Rangers on Thursday, but that didn't stop them from attending the Maple Leafs' season opener against the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. It was a nice show of Toronto sports solidarity. Show More Summary
It’s been more than 20 years since the Toronto Blue jays have played in the postseason, but they are coming in as hot as any team in recent memory.After adding Troy Tulowitzki, ace David Price, Ben Revere, LaTroy Hawkins and Mark Lowe,...Show More Summary
Game 162 was almost a bust. On Saturday afternoon, the Angels and Rangers were battling in Arlington. If Texas won the game, they would clinch the AL West, and the Angels would be eliminated from the playoff race if the Astros were able to beat the Diamondbacks on Saturday night (which they did). Show More Summary
Chants of "Nap-o-li!, Nap-o-li!" echo in Texas just like 2011 all over again.
Mike Napoli of the Texas Rangers still thinks about the ring that got away: when the Rangers lost to the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2011 World Series.
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Sweet and salty works in some situations. Honey-roasted peanuts come to mind. Or salted caramel ice cream. But a cotton-candy topped hot dog? Um …For Postseason Home Games: The @Rangers will sell a hot dog w/cotton candy-infused mustard, topped w/cotton candy pic.twitter.com/No7V4iufdCRead full article >>