Chicago Cubs vs St. Louis Cardinals
Chicago Cubs Kerry Wood (R) and Geovany Soto celebrate their 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on September 11, 2008. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
David Murphy launched a go-ahead, three-run shot in the sixth inning Sunday and Texas overcame three Miguel Cabrera homers to outlast Detroit 11-8.
Jose Valverde recorded the game's final out with the potential tying run on second Friday to preserve Detroit's 2-1 victory over Texas.
Geovany Soto completed a seven-run third inning with a three-run homer Thursday, launching Texas to a 10-4 victory over Detroit.
Scott Feldman fired seven shutout innings and Anthony Rizzo drove in four runs Monday, propelling the Chicago Cubs over Texas 9-2 in an interleague game.
Phelps tops Sports Illustrated list … Red Sox trade for reliever Joel Hanrahan … League OKs Pierzynski deal with Rangers … Steelers put three on injured reserve … Sports news from United Press International.
The one-year agreement between catcher A.J. Pierzynski and the Texas Rangers has been approved by baseball officials, the American League team said Wednesday.
Texas Rangers General Manager Jon Daniels confirmed he met with A.J. Pierzynski, a catcher for the Chicago White Sox the past eight years.
Catcher Geovany Soto was traded Tuesday from the Chicago Cubs to the Texas Rangers.
Chicago Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster, who boasts major league baseball's second-lowest ERA, was placed on the disabled list Monday, the team said.
Chicago Cubs catcher Geovany Soto will be out of the lineup about three weeks because of a knee injury, the team said Friday.