In Sunday's win, it looked like the Rangers got Ron Washington's message.
The Houston Astros have made pitcher Rhiner Cruz the top pick in baseball's Rule 5 draft.
Nelson Cruz made a rocket throw to keep the score tied, then hit a crushing three-run homer in the 11th inning that helped send the Texas Rangers over the Detroit Tigers 7-3 Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in the AL championship series.
ESPN The Magazine uses Baseball Think Factory's ZiPS projection system to preview the NL East.
Jayson Werth has become the latest Philadelphia Phillies outfielder to make the National League All-Star team. Nelson Cruz of the Rangers will play for the AL.