Report: Phillies viewed as top bidder for Wheeler
The market for free-agent right-hander Zack Wheeler continues to grow, and it looks like one team has emerged as the front-runner. As the bidding for Wheeler's services continues, the Philadelphia Phillies appear to be his top suitor, reports ESPN's Buster Olney. Arguably the best starting pitcher available in free agency after Gerrit Cole and Stephen Strasburg, Wheeler is expected to land a deal of at least five years that exceeds $100 million, according to a recent report.The big-budget Phillies need starting pitching help. The rotation's 4.64 ERA ranked 17th in the majors last season and its combined 7.
A blazing fire took place at what’s scheduled to become the new home of MLB team, the Texas Rangers , on Saturday afternoon. With construction under way, the new lease on the stadium is now extended to January 1, 2054. With 1.7 million square feet of ballpark, Globe Life Field is expected to
The Texas Rangers and Tampa Bay Rays play a game at Globe Life Park on Thursday, Sept. ARLINGTON -- My first Rangers game at Arlington Stadium was THE first game at Arlington Stadium . My high school friends and I waited patiently for the end of Major League Baseball's first strike (just 13
Smoke could be seen billowing from the roof Globe Life Field this afternoon. The new home of the Texas Rangers is slated to open next year. Eyewitnesses report a serious response from local fire departments.
This is coming from the new Rangers ballpark right now.— Anthony Andro (@aandro)
From Snapchat:— Jeff (@jamfan40)
This photo comes from a reader - there appears to be a fire at the newballpark in Arlington that’s currently under construction. Fire dept on scene. Waiting for comment from the club.
Thompson scores late in 3rd, Canadiens beat Rangers 2-1
Nate Thompson scored with less than two minutes left in the third period and the Montreal Canadiens beat the New York Rangers 2-1 on Friday night for their second victory in the last eleven games. Brendan Gallagher also scored for the Canadiens. Carey Price made 29 saves and improved to 7-2-0 in his last nine games at Madison Square Garden.Brendan Smith scored for the Rangers. Alexandar Georgiev made 31 saves in his second straight start in place of Henrik Lundqvist, who was feeling under the weather.The loss was the Rangers' 17th in their last 23 games against the Canadiens since the start of 2013.— Mac Engel (@MacEngelProf)
Fire breaks out at Texas Rangers ' new stadium . Rangers spokesman John Blake told the Dallas Morning News that he was awaiting more information on the fire . Blake did not immediately return a phone call to The Associated Press for comment.
The Rangers will once again incorporate a number of Texas elements and materials in the construction of their new stadium . Along with some updated renderings of Globe Life Field, which is scheduled to open for the 2020 season, the Rangers announced Thursday that several key components in the
Texas Rangers Stadium Fire— Humberto Olascoaga (@BertoFTW83)
— Jack Fink (@cbs11jack) Thick smoke coming from Globe Life Field, the Texas Rangers’ new ball park under construction. Arlington firefighters on scene and more responding. We are headed there.
A fire is burning at Globe Life Field. Photo from— Jeff Wilson (@JeffWilson_FWST) .
Details are sparse right now, but hopefully crews can get the situation under control before too much damage is done.
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Fire breaks out at west Edmonton hotel .
About 20 firefighters responded to the Jasper Hotel in west Edmonton on Monday night after someone reported smoke coming from the second floor of the building, according to a spokesperson for Edmonton Fire Rescue Services. They said crews arrived at the scene at 153 Street and Stony Plain Road about four minutes after the call came in at 9:20 p.m. "One individual did jump from the second floor -- this individual was OK with no need for injury assessment," a news release read. "A separate individual was rescued from the building by EFRS and is currently being assessed by EMS.