Craig Gentry had an infield hit that produced two runs and later hit a two-run homer as the Texas Rangers beat the Boston Red Sox 5-1 on Saturday night.
The Rangers broke a 1-1 tie and went ahead to stay on the speedy Gentry's infield hit in the fourth. He added his first homer in the eighth.
Alexi Ogando (3-2) pitched into the seventh inning for his first victory in five starts...
The Texas Rangers have not missed a beat this year with slugger Josh Hamilton moving on to LA. They are 9-5 so far in this young season, and easily one of the better teams in baseball. It helps of course that they have guys like Craig Gentry making plays like he did Tuesday night against the Chicago Cubs.
This sucker could have easily been the blooper that got the Cubs into the...
Texas Rangers center fielder Craig Gentry made a spectacular diving catch to rob Chicago's Darwin Barney of extra bases and ended the game in the process.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) -- Craig Gentry knows he is not a power hitter. Still, he's shown he can handle good pitches to hit.
Gentry hit a two-run homer off Brett Myers to pace the Texas Rangers to a 7-6 win over the Cleveland Indians.
Gentry added a single and scored another run. Jeff Baker, a non-roster invitee for Texas, hit an RBI double and single in his first two at-bats...
Texas Rangers outfielder Craig Gentry made two amazing catches on Sunday, including a home run saving catch to rob Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer.
The first excellent grab occurred in the fifth inning when Gentry and second baseman Ian Kinsler collided in short center field. Kinsler collided with Gentry, but the fourth year player from the University of Arkansas held onto the...
ARLINGTON, Texas -- A game that featured some sloppy defense by the Rangers had one sparkling play near the end Sunday.
Craig Gentry leaped up and reached over the center field wall to rob the Twins' Joe Mauer of a two-run homer in the top of the ninth.
The Rangers trailed, 6-5, at the time and two more runs would have all but sunk their comeback chances. The Rangers failed...
Rangers center fielder Craig Gentry left Saturday's game against Colorado after aggravating his sore right ankle.
Gentry was back in the starting lineup after rolling his ankle trying to beat out a bunt in the fifth inning Friday night. Gentry finished that game and started Saturday.
But it was clear when Gentry batted in the second inning that he still didn't feel right...
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June 23, 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- Craig Gentry followed up his 5 for 5 performance Friday by drawing a start against San Francisco right-hander Ryan Vogelsong.
Gentry's starts normally come against left-handers but Texas manager Ron Washington changed that up.
"The guy had a 5 for 5 night," Washington said. "He deserves to go out there."
Two of Gentry's hits Friday...
ARLINGTON, Texas Batting ninth in the lineup is not the optimal place to provide spark to an offense, but Rangers center fielder Craig Gentry made the most of it Wednesday.
Gentry got on base twice with a bunt single and an infield hit, the latter producing a run during the Rangers' only scoring rally in a 4-1 win over the A's.
Gentry's two-out single in the fourth...
ARLINGTON, Texas The Texas Rangers honored Craig Gentry Thursday night with the team's rookie of the year award for the 2011 season.
Gentry is hoping his 2012 season includes a starting job in centerfield.
"I want to be an everyday player and that's what I'm striving for," Gentry said. "Hopefully I have a good spring training and I can get it. I'...