The Rangers are 24-22 in home openers, and it will be the fourth time they face a World Series victor in the first game of the season.
It is the second year in a row that Springer led off the Astros opener with a homer, making him the first player in Major League Baseball history to ever do that in consecutive seasons, according to Elias.
Houston Astros Starting Pitcher Dallas Keuchel said, "Well it's the regular season so it all counts and to me this place is special since it's so close to home".
Keuchel (0-1) allowed seven hits and three runs in six innings for the defending champs, who had a five-game winning streak against Texas after taking the season opener. (7-4, 4.25 ERA in 2017) against Texas left-hander Matt Moore (6-15, 5.52 ERA in 2017) in the third game of the series on Saturday afternoon.
With Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre on base with two outs in the sixth, Verlander struck out young slugger Nomar Mazara with a 96mph fastball on his 90th and final pitch. But Opening Day could also be a nightmare for people trying to find parking near all the Globe Life Field construction. "His impact alone is going to be pretty special".
Rangers manager Jeff Banister said the message to his team is to get back to the style of baseball the team played when it won back-to-back division titles. They used it against Rangers left-handed hitter Joey Gallo. Bregman even recorded an out on a high popup to left.
Verlander (1-0) pitched six scoreless innings with five strikeouts to earn the win over the Rangers on Thursday. Lefty Cole Hamels has his second Opening Day start for the Texas Rangers and his 4th career Opening Day start. He is 6-0 with a 0.90 ERA in his six regular-season starts since his last-minute approval of a trade from the Detroit Tigers last August 31 that made him eligible for the Astros' postseason roster.
Facebook announced today that it's making major changes to its settings menu and how you'll access your privacy settings. In addition to the redesigned security settings, the company is also adding two more tools to maintain a user's privacy.
The relevance of 24 per cent of the share is that it doesn't give the government right to veto decisions, said Bhargava. El Al is asking that the Air India flights be halted until Israeli airlines are also allowed to fly over Saudi Arabia.
The value of bitcoin dropped eight percent to $7929, after the Twitter ad ban was announced, based on market data from Bloomberg . This is the real asset of Twitter that the community is using and the ban on advertising is not in any way going to change that.
Based on these indirect observations, researchers have estimated that dark matter makes up about 27 percent of our universe . Working with the speeds at which these clusters of stars were moving, they were able to calculate the mass of DF2.
Tiffany went on to say that Bey stormed off and went up to her husband Jay-Z to tell him what had happened. But it's said that all was forgiven because the actress was "on drugs" and didn't usually act like that.
At just 11, Ms Yousafzai began writing an anonymous diary for BBC Urdu about her life under Taliban rule. "It is your home". She's using her trip to urge people in the country to join her campaign for girls' education and women's rights.
If Arizona's laws are overridden by federal law, then so are California's, the court filing for Texas and the other states said. Supervisor Michelle Steel , who introduced the resolution , delivered a statement explaining the measure.
Kidd , Nash and Hill each have been officially notified of their inductions into the 2018 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class. He ranks second all time in assists and steals and later transitioned into coaching with the Nets and most recently, the Bucks.
The JWST's creators had to invent, among other things, a main mirror and a heat shield that could unfold like origami in orbit. And astronomers who wish to use the telescope for research will now have until 2019 to submit proposals for experiments.
It'll go on sale late this year, with hybrid versions - including a new sport hybrid option - rolling out in early 2019. Also available will be up to five USB ports, wireless device charging, and an all-new 11-speaker JBL sound system.
The Battle for Los Angeles
He's been hurt, has played in only seven games this season - and none since late December - and he's not exactly a spry young man. When I got my injury it was a new situation from top to bottom and I felt my body, I was laying in bed and couldn't move.
CBSE paper leak: Govt promises foolproof system
Upadhyay further informed that two cases were registered and special investigation team (SIT) was formed for the investigation. While many are cheering, there are students who are also stressed and parents claiming this is simply not acceptable.
Egg-ceptional Kids: Event creates welcoming Easter atmosphere
There will be many different prizes including three bikes donated by the Taber Kinsmen Club, one for each division of egg hunters. Join us at the annual Spring Eggstravaganza event hoppening at Garfield Park on Saturday from 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Leaders of Two Koreas Meet on April 27th
Suga declined to say if a meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is being discussed. However, the North has yet to officially confirm its interest in a summit between the leaders.
CP NewsAlert: Former Expos and Mets great Rusty Staub dead at 73
After six successful seasons, Rusty Staub moved on to the Montreal Expos then the Mets, where he starred in the 1973 World Series. Staub retired following the 1985 season with a career slash line of.279/.362/.431, 292 home runs, 499 doubles and 1,466 RBIs.