ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Texas Rangers opening day starter Matt Harrison has been put on the 15-day disabled list because of soreness in his lower back.
A.J. Pierzynski and Mitch Moreland hit consecutive home runs off birthday boy Jeremy Hellickson and the Texas Rangers held on for a 5-4 victory over Tampa Bay in their series opener Monday.
The Texas Rangers have acquired catcher Robinson Chirinos (cher-REE-nos) from Tampa Bay for a player to be named or cash.
The Austin College athletics department, led by an effort from the Student Athlete Advisory Council, is celebrating the second annual NCAA Division III Week, which runs from April 8-14.
The East Central University baseball team dropped the first two games of the Great American Conference series with Southern Arkansas. The Tigers (8-26, 2-18 GAC) first fell 9-13 and then gave up a 3-12 decision.