12-11 loss underscores why Rangers should buy at this deadline


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Nick Martinez’s inconsistencies in a loss to the Yankees underscore the need to find starting pitchers for 2015.

J. P. Arencibia regained confidence during stint at Round Rock

He was hitting just .133 with one home run before spending nearly two months in the minors.

Rangers notes: Nick Tepesch will skip start as precaution

Colby Lewis looks for repeat performance against Yankees on Wednesday.

Rangers’ Colby Lewis hoping for repeat against Yankees

Lewis is the last Rangers’ pitcher to have consecutive quality starts.

Rangers pitcher Nick Tepesch to miss start

Tepesch left his last start with a knee injury but isn’t expected to miss more than one start.

J.P. Arencibia comes through as Rangers beat Yankees

The first baseman has a two-run single in the fifth to back Yu Darvish, who posts his 10th victory.

Rangers notes: Rotation remains fluid going forward

Manager Ron Washington said he’ll wait to set up this weekend’s rotation after Nick Tepesch tests his injured knee in bullpen session.

Opinion By Mac Engel

Jeter always realized key to being loved was simply ‘don’t be a jerk’

It’s easy to hate the Yankees, but it was always hard to hate Derek Jeter.