Rangers’ fading offense rises up in 12-4 win over Mariners

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Commentary: Rougned Odor’s grand slam highlights the lineup’s big day against Seattle. Just don’t get used to it.

Rios sits with sore thumb, but won’t be shut down by Rangers

Even though the injury is affecting his swing, the right fielder says, “I want to be on the field.”

Alex Rios sits with sore thumb, but wants to play

The injury is causing issues with right fielder’s swing, but he says, “I want to be on the field.”

Martinez, punchless Rangers blanked by Mariners 5-0

Nick Martinez labors through five innings, but the offense manages only four hits.

Alex Rios no longer a 2015 lock, but should be

The Rangers, facing pressing mound needs this off-season, can’t afford to shed a veteran bat.

Telis makes history for Rangers, but Jorge Alfaro pushing

Robinson Chirinos is atop a well-stocked organizational depth chart at catcher.

Tomas Telis makes history, but is being pushed by Jorge Alfaro

Robinson Chirinos is atop the Rangers’ well-stocked organizational depth chart at catcher.

Mikolas, Telis shine as Rangers blank Mariners

The rookie right-hander allows three singles over eight scoreless innings, and the rookie catcher catches a shutout in his first career game.