ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Colby Lewis lost his control and felt as if he lost the game for the Texas Rangers, even without a decision.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kendall Graveman enjoyed watching and waiting to go to the mound, especially with the Oakland Athletics giving him a five-run lead before throwing his first pitch.
Brett Lawrie hit a grand slam, Josh Phegley homered for the second night in a row and the fast-starting A's beat Texas 8-2 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight victory.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jahlil Okafor's wait is almost over.
The NBA draft is Thursday night, and the Duke big man will be one of the top picks. He said Wednesday he wished he already knew his destination.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Chi Chi Gonzalez finally looked like a rookie for the Texas Rangers.
After giving up only three runs while dominating in his first four major league starts, Gonzalez allowed six runs and eight hits in 5 2/3 innings in the Rangers' 8-6 loss to Oakland on Tuesday night for their first three-game losing streak in more than a month.
"More than anything else, he wasn't as sharp with his location as he has been," manager Jeff Banister said.