Lynn Ks season-high 10, Odor HR lifts Rangers past A's, 6-3

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas ace Lance Lynn struck out a season-high 10 in seven innings, Rougned Odor hit a tiebreaking three-run homer and the last-place Rangers beat the AL West-leading Oakland At...

Olson cleanup slam in 1st sends A's to 10-6 win over Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cleanup hitter Matt Olson connected for a grand slam off Luís Garcia after the Texas opener walked the bases loaded to start the game, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Ranger...

Cowboys' Prescott acknowledges mental struggles of offseason

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott says he was already feeling the emotional burden of the pandemic when the star quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys received word that one of his brothers had died by su...

Mavs set title sights with Euro stars after playoff return

Luka Doncic was impressive in his playoff debut on an injured ankle. Kristaps Porzingis left the NBA bubble amid unsettling questions over whether his knees will allow him to be the trusty sidekick in...

Dodgers set NL homer mark for month at 57, beat Rangers 7-2

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cody Bellinger and the Los Angeles Dodgers set the National League record for home runs in a month. Now they'll keep pushing for the most series victories to start a season in ...

Olson, Semien homer as A's cruise to 10-3 win over Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Matt Olson and Marcus Semien connected on two-run homers, Stephen Piscotty lined a bases-clearing double and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 10-3 on Tuesday night....

Tatis connects twice for HR lead, Padres rout Rangers 14-4

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Fernando Tatis Jr. homered twice, including a grand slam for his major league-leading 11th of the season, and the San Diego Padres routed the Texas Rangers 14-4 on Monday night...

Solak gets 3 singles, 3 RBIs as Rangers beat Mariners 4-2

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nick Solak singled three times and drove in three runs, leading the Texas Rangers to a 4-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. ...

4-base error on ball over fence helps Rangers top Angels 7-3

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Los Angeles Angels right fielder Jo Adell was charged with a rare four-base error when a fly ball from Texas' Nick Solak popped out of the rookie's glove and flew the few remai...

Story hits 2 HRs after Kluber exit, Rockies top Rangers 5-2

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Trevor Story homered twice for Colorado after Corey Kluber left his Texas debut with shoulder tightness, and the Rockies beat the Rangers 5-2 on Sunday. Klube...

Rangers' Kluber lasts 1 inning in 1st start in 15 months

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas right-hander Corey Kluber left his first start in almost 15 months after just one inning Sunday due to shoulder tightness. The two-time Cy Young Award w...

Restart sets up Mavs' Doncic, Porzingis for playoff debuts

The NBA restart means Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis are all but assured of making their playoff debuts in their first season on the court together with the Dallas Mavericks. Whi...

Spurs' 22-year playoff streak on line as NBA restart begins

The San Antonio Spurs will try to extend the longest active playoff streak in North American major sports without LaMarcus Aldridge and with a decent mathematical chance to sneak into the final postse...

High school sports face many obstacles as school year nears

The same pandemic-related questions that have bedeviled professional and college sports are front and center for high school administrators across the country -- and they are far more complicated. ...

Return to play or not? A thorny question for youth sports

Konrad Ott and some of the parents with his Northern California girls volleyball club skipped a popular Florida tournament that is now postponed. They could soon face a similar decision about a nation...