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Rangers pitcher Darvish goes deep

The last Texas Rangers pitcher to hit a home run was Bobby Witt in 1997. That is, until Wednesday night, when starter Yu Darvish took one out to center field at Cincinnati’s Great American Ball Park.

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Enny Romero earned his first major league save, relieving with two outs in the ninth inning and fanning Boston slugger David Ortiz to give the Tampa Bay Rays a 2-1 victory Thursday and a four-game split with the Red Sox.

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Hunter Pence plays with River Cats, fans excited

Hunter Pence, on rehab with the River Cats following a hamstring injury in his right arm and surgery, treated fans to a signing before the game against the El Paso Chihuahuas on Sunday.
Hunter Pence plays with River Cats, fans excited 1:06

Hunter Pence plays with River Cats, fans excited

Giants' Brandon Belt 'extremely excited' to win N.L. All-Star final vote 1:39

Giants' Brandon Belt 'extremely excited' to win N.L. All-Star final vote

The Shift: Variations on a theme 2:05

The Shift: Variations on a theme

Travis Ishikawa's recalls his historic home run 1:58

Travis Ishikawa's recalls his historic home run