|Apr. 22 8:38 PM PT9:38 PM MT10:38 PM CT11:38 PM ET23:38 ET3:38 GMT11:38 8:38 PM MST10:38 PM EST11:08 PM VEN7:38 UAE (+1)10:38 PM CT-Texas third baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff left the Rangers' game against the Oakland Athletics with back tightness.
Analysis: The reigning AL Player of the Week left the game after the Rangers batted in the fourth. Luis Sardinas took over at third and committed a fielding error on his first chance, leading to a run.
|Apr. 22 8:37 AM PT9:37 AM MT10:37 AM CT11:37 AM ET11:37 ET15:37 GMT23:37 8:37 AM MST10:37 AM EST11:07 AM VEN19:37 UAE10:37 AM CT-Kouzmanoff went 2 for 5 on Monday.
Analysis: Kouzmanoff played against Oakland for the first time since his days with the East Bay club in 2010-11.
|Apr. 20 12:31 PM PT1:31 PM MT2:31 PM CT3:31 PM ET15:31 ET19:31 GMT3:31 12:31 PM MST2:31 PM EST3:01 PM VEN23:31 UAE2:31 PM CT-Kouzmanoff hit his second homer of the season Saturday against the White Sox.
Analysis: Kouzmanoff continues to fill in admirably at third base for the injured Adrian Beltre, collecting at least one hit in all 10 of his games while batting .395. If he can keep it up, Kouzmanoff may earn some playing time in the future even when Beltre is back, though it certainly wouldn't be at the expense of Beltre.
|Apr. 16 11:50 AM PT12:50 PM MT1:50 PM CT2:50 PM ET14:50 ET18:50 GMT2:50 11:50 AM MST1:50 PM EST2:20 PM VEN22:50 UAE1:50 PM CT-Kouzmanoff was outstanding Tuesday.
Analysis: Kouzmanoff went deep as part of a three-hit effort with three RBIs. Maybe the journeyman could get on a roll.