Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer in the second inning, Josh Hamilton added a solo shot in the fifth and the Texas Rangers beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 on Saturday night to close to 2-1 in the World Series.
Jonathan Sanchez is lights-out when he’s on — take his no-hitter against the Padres in July 2009 — or jittery and way off when he’s not. Saturday was one of those off days.
ARLINGTON, Texas (CBS / AP) — Felipe Alou still thinks about that missed bunt in the ninth inning in Game 7 of the 1962 World Series, which his Giants lost to the New York Yankees. […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said he hadn’t had any conversations with Cliff Lee about the possibility of the ace left-hander pitching Game 4 on short rest. When asked about it […]
Pablo Sandoval is set to be the San Francisco Giants’ designated hitter in Game 3 of the World Series on Saturday night.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A half-hour after Jeff Francoeur hit an easy fly ball to end Game 2, a most curious sight began to unfold in front of the San Francisco dugout. General manager Brian […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Hensley Meulens became the Giants’ hitting coach a year ago, facing a daunting question: How to turn around a sluggish offense? What a job his hitters have done so far in […]
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — The San Francisco Giants are halfway to their first World Series title since 1954 when the franchise was located in New York. Matt Cain shut down the Texas Rangers […]
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — Edgar Renteria delivered another big World Series hit that could provide a fitting bookend to his career. Renteria broke up a scoreless game with a solo homer off C.J. […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Giants outfielder Jose Guillen, left off the team’s postseason roster, is linked to a federal investigation into shipments of performance-enhancing drugs, The New York Times reported on its website […]