The Texas Rangers took a one-run lead into the eighth inning Friday night, but their bullpen yielded five runs in the final two innings in a 6-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners. Despite the hiccup, the relievers have had a good season so far.
Rangers' center fielder Delino DeShields was 2 for 3 Friday night for Double-A Frisco. He's 3 for 6 in two games. He hopes to rejoin the Rangers in Arlington on Saturday. DeShields has been out since breaking a bone in his left hand on March 30.
Three runs in the fifth inning and eighth inning by Georgia Southern baseball's offense helped lead the Eagles past the UT Arlington Mavericks. The UTA Mavs have now lost two in a row after having their three-game winning streak snapped by TCU on Tuesday.
Five members of the class that became champions of the Arizona Rookie League six years ago are on the Texas Rangers' roster, including Joey Gallo and Nomar Mazara, and 10 from that 2012 team have played in the major leagues.
Dez Bryant has gone from the disappointment of getting cut by the Dallas Cowboys to having fun with his situation. Late Thursday night, Bryant posted video of himself working out with New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr.