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OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 MLB All-Star Game

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Here are 5 things you need to know about the game.

07/14/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

Boston Red Sox v Baltimore Orioles

Offense Lacking in Lester Loss

By DAVID GINSBURG   AP Sports Writer   BALTIMORE (AP) _ Nelson Cruz celebrated his Orioles debut by hitting a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and Baltimore beat Jon Lester and the defending World […]

03/31/2014

Texas Rangers v New York Yankees

Andy Not So Dandy

By MIKE FITZPATRICK   AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Nelson Cruz homered and the Texas Rangers got consecutive two-run doubles from Adrian Beltre and A.J. Pierzynski in an 8-5 victory over the New […]

06/26/2013

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Rangers Look To Leonys Martin To Fill Opening In Outfield

Now at 25 years old, Leonys Martin has to deal with an unenviable burden: replacing Josh Hamilton in the Rangers’ lineup.

03/12/2013

ALCS Rangers Tigers Baseball

Tigers Muscle Their Way Back to Texas

Rangers lead the ALCS 3 games to 2

10/13/2011

Texas Rangers' Nelson Cruz hits a 3-run home run in the 11th inning in Game 4 of baseball's American League championship series against the Detroit Tigers, Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

Rangers “Cruz” to Victory

Take a 3-1 ALCS lead over Detroit

10/12/2011