• From
    • To


15 results for "dirk"

Page of 1
  1. Nowitzki, Witten praise Michael Young

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- It's become a tradition of sorts lately: A Dallas-Fort Worth sports star is honored and other top athletes from the city attend to show their support. That was the case again Saturday night as Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki an...

    Blog | May 17, 2014
  2. Lineups: Mike Napoli (sore quad) back in

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers catcher Mike Napoli returns to the lineup tonight after getting the last two games (and three days, if you include the off day) to rest his sore quad. The lineups: TIGERS CF Austin Jackson LF Andy Dirks (L) 3B ...

    Blog | August 10, 2012
  3. Yu Darvish's agent says connection was key

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Arn Tellem, one of Yu Darvish's representatives, credited the Texas Rangers' scouting staff in Japan for putting in the time to get to know Darvish and his family. "The Rangers, more so than any other team, showed not only grea...

    Blog | January 18, 2012
  4. Matchup: Matt Harrison vs. Kyle Lohse

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Game 3 of the World Series features the Rangers' LHP Matt Harrison and the Cardinals' RHP Kyle Lohse. First pitch is slated for 7:05 p.m. at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on Fox and 103.3 FM ESPN. Dirk Nowitzki will throw out the ...

    Blog | October 22, 2011
  5. 2011 World Series - Texas Rangers' Josh Hamilton, Michael Young d...

    Richard Durrett

    The goal is to win, and Josh Hamilton and Michael Young did what they had to do.

    Story | Conversation | October 20, 2011
  6. MLB invites Nowitzki to throw out first pitch

    Richard Durrett

    ST. LOUIS -- MLB is going to invite Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki to throw out the first pitch at one of the upcoming World Series games. The game has yet to be determined. UPDATE: It's now Game 3 on Saturday. MLB spokesman Pat Courtney said commis...

    Blog | October 19, 2011
  7. Nowitzki to throw first pitch in Game 3

    Richard Durrett

    ST. LOUIS -- MLB has now confirmed that Dirk Nowitzki will throw out the first pitch in Game 3 of the World Series. That game is Saturday night at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The first official pitch of the game is slated for 7:05 p.m., so Nowi...

    Blog | October 19, 2011
  8. Mike Napoli's hair color changing soon

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Mike Napoli knows he has to pay up on his NBA Finals bet with a couple of Rangers clubhouse attendants. Dirk Nowitzki reminded him of it before Friday's game. Nowitzki was at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington to throw out the first...

    Blog | June 26, 2011
  9. Notes: Dirk's visit, Andres Blanco's value

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Manager Ron Washington said he was able to spend a little time with Dirk Nowitzki before Friday's game and was excited to see the Mavericks star. Nowitzki threw out the first pitch (and even took a shot with a basketball) prior to...

    Blog | June 25, 2011
  10. Young catches Dirk's pitch, saves a horse

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Michael Young knew what was going to happen had he not jumped up and caught Dirk Nowitzki's high ceremonial first pitch Friday. "He was about to take it off the snout," Young said. Young was talking about Rangers Captain, th...

    Blog | June 25, 2011
  11. Dirk Nowitzki shoots, then throws first pitch

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- As NBA Finals MVP Dirk Nowitzki was announced to the large crowd at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on Friday night, he carried a basketball with him to the mound. Nowitzki shot his patented jumper before taking out a baseball an...

    Blog | June 24, 2011
  12. 7-foot righty Dirk Nowitzki throws first pitch for Texas Rangers

    Richard Durrett

    Dirk Nowitzki threw out the first pitch for the Rangers on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | June 24, 2011
  13. Dirk Nowitzki to throw out first pitch Friday

    Richard Durrett

    Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Rangers' series opener with the New York Mets on Friday at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The game starts at 7:05 p.m., and Nowitzki will throw the pitch short...

    Blog | June 23, 2011
  14. Josh Hamilton joins Letterman tonight

    Richard Durrett

    NEW YORK -- Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton taped his appearance on "The Late Show with David Letterman" on Monday afternoon and it will air tonight, one day after Dirk Nowitzki, Mark Cuban and Rick Carlisle of the Dallas Mavericks were on the show....

    Blog | June 16, 2011
  15. Matt Harrison not making any excuses

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- If there was a starting pitcher who could understandably have some excuses for a poor performance, it was Matt Harrison. While Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki was fighting through a triple-digit fever in Game 4 of the NBA Finals a...

    Blog | June 07, 2011