|Dec. 3 2:21 PM PT3:21 PM MT4:21 PM CT5:21 PM ET17:21 ET22:21 GMT6:21 3:21 PM MST5:21 PM EST5:51 PM VEN2:21 UAE (+1)4:21 PM CT-Beltran and the Houston Astros reached a one-year deal for $16 million Saturday.
Analysis: Beltran, who turns 40 in April, hit a combined .295 with 29 home runs and 93 RBIs last season. The switch-hitter was traded from the New York Yankees to the Texas Rangers on Aug. 1 and split his time as a designated hitter and right fielder. A nine-time All-Star, Beltran has often excelled in the postseason. In the 2004 NL playoffs with Houston, he hit a record-tying eight homers in 12 games while batting .435 with 14 RBIs.
|Oct. 6 6:56 PM PT7:56 PM MT8:56 PM CT9:56 PM ET21:56 ET1:56 GMT9:56 6:56 PM MST8:56 PM EST9:26 PM VEN5:56 UAE (+1)8:56 PM CT-Beltran had one of the Rangers' only four hits off Marco Estrada in a 10-1 loss to Toronto in the ALDS opener.
Analysis: Beltran, who got only three at-bats Thursday, is a career .332 hitter in the postseason with 16 homers and 40 RBIs in 53 games. He's 10 for 32 (.313) with three homers against J.A. Happ, who is scheduled to start Game 2 for the Blue Jays.
|Sep. 22 9:37 AM PT10:37 AM MT11:37 AM CT12:37 PM ET12:37 ET16:37 GMT0:37 9:37 AM MST11:37 AM EST12:07 PM VEN20:37 UAE11:37 AM CT-Beltran homered in Wednesday's 5-4 loss to the Angels.
Analysis: Beltran's homer was his 28th on the season but just his first since Sept. 7. The Rangers begin a series against the A's on Friday, and although Beltran is batting .415 with 11 extra-base hits in 13 games versus Oakland this season, he is 2 for 12 lifetime against Kendall Graveman, the scheduled starter for the opener.
|Sep. 8 10:44 AM PT11:44 AM MT12:44 PM CT1:44 PM ET13:44 ET17:44 GMT1:44 10:44 AM MST12:44 PM EST1:14 PM VEN21:44 UAE12:44 PM CT-Beltran went 2 for 4 with a three-run homer Wednesday.
Analysis: Beltran ran his hitting streak to 10 games, during which he's batting .439 with three homers and 12 RBIs.
|Sep. 7 6:32 AM PT7:32 AM MT8:32 AM CT9:32 AM ET9:32 ET13:32 GMT21:32 6:32 AM MST8:32 AM EST9:02 AM VEN17:32 UAE8:32 AM CT-After a slow start, Beltran has found a groove with the first-place Rangers. He went 2 for 5 with an RBI in Tuesday's 10-7 win at Seattle.
Analysis: Beltran is batting .432 with nine RBIs over a nine-game hitting streak.
|Sep. 3 5:22 PM PT6:22 PM MT7:22 PM CT8:22 PM ET20:22 ET0:22 GMT8:22 5:22 PM MST7:22 PM EST7:52 PM VEN4:22 UAE (+1)7:22 PM CT-Beltran doubled among his two hits and drove in a pair of runs in Saturday's 12-4 win over the Astros.
Analysis: Beltran is batting .458 with two homers, two doubles, seven RBIs and seven runs in his last six games after going 0 for 32 in his previous eight.
|Sep. 3 9:44 PM PT10:44 PM MT11:44 PM CT12:44 AM ET0:44 ET4:44 GMT12:44 9:44 PM MST11:44 PM EST12:14 AM VEN8:44 UAE11:44 PM CT-Beltran stayed productive by belting a two-run homer and drawing a bases-loaded walk in Friday's win over Houston.
Analysis: After enduring a horrific 0-for-32 slump over his previous eight games, the veteran outfielder has gotten back on track by batting .421 (9 for 21) with a pair of homers over a five-game hitting streak.
|Aug. 31 5:02 PM PT6:02 PM MT7:02 PM CT8:02 PM ET20:02 ET0:02 GMT8:02 5:02 PM MST7:02 PM EST7:32 PM VEN4:02 UAE (+1)7:02 PM CT-Beltran had two hits, walked and scored twice Wednesday.
Analysis: He's 8 for 17 with a homer and a double in his last four games after a career-worst 0-for-32 hitless streak.
|Aug. 30 7:26 AM PT8:26 AM MT9:26 AM CT10:26 AM ET10:26 ET14:26 GMT22:26 7:26 AM MST9:26 AM EST9:56 AM VEN18:26 UAE9:26 AM CT-Beltran homered among his three hits Monday.
Analysis: He's 5 for 8 with two RBIs in his last two games after a career-worst 0-for-32 hitless streak.
|Aug. 28 9:49 AM PT10:49 AM MT11:49 AM CT12:49 PM ET12:49 ET16:49 GMT0:49 9:49 AM MST11:49 AM EST12:19 PM VEN20:49 UAE11:49 AM CT-Beltran had a pair of singles as the Rangers beat the Indians 7-0 Saturday night.
Analysis: Beltran was 0 for 32 in his previous eight games, causing his average to drop 22 points to .286. He is 2 for 7 with a double against Danny Salazar, Cleveland's scheduled starter for Sunday.
|Aug. 26 8:37 PM PT9:37 PM MT10:37 PM CT11:37 PM ET23:37 ET3:37 GMT11:37 8:37 PM MST10:37 PM EST11:07 PM VEN7:37 UAE (+1)10:37 PM CT-Beltran had another hitless game in Friday's 12-1 loss to Cleveland as his struggles continued.
Analysis: Beltran went 0 for 4 with two strikeouts, extending his career-worst slump to 0 for 32.
|Aug. 21 5:57 PM PT6:57 PM MT7:57 PM CT8:57 PM ET20:57 ET0:57 GMT8:57 5:57 PM MST7:57 PM EST8:27 PM VEN4:57 UAE (+1)7:57 PM CT-Beltran has cooled after a fast start with Texas and went 0 for 4 in Sunday's loss at Tampa Bay.
Analysis: Beltran is 0 for 16 in his last four games after starting his Rangers tenure 17 for 50 (.340).
|Aug. 17 9:53 AM PT10:53 AM MT11:53 AM CT12:53 PM ET12:53 ET16:53 GMT0:53 9:53 AM MST11:53 AM EST12:23 PM VEN20:53 UAE11:53 AM CT-Beltran tied a season high with four hits and drove in three runs in Tuesday's 10-inning win over Oakland.
Analysis: The 39-year-old switch hitter is batting .340 in 14 games since being acquired from the Yankees.
|Aug. 13 10:49 AM PT11:49 AM MT12:49 PM CT1:49 PM ET13:49 ET17:49 GMT1:49 10:49 AM MST12:49 PM EST1:19 PM VEN21:49 UAE12:49 PM CT-Beltran hit his 24th home run of the season Friday, finishing 2 for 4 with a walk and three runs scored in a win over Detroit.
Analysis: Beltran is batting .333 with two homers in 10 games since being acquired from the Yankees.
|Aug. 6 8:59 PM PT9:59 PM MT10:59 PM CT11:59 PM ET23:59 ET3:59 GMT11:59 8:59 PM MST10:59 PM EST11:29 PM VEN7:59 UAE (+1)10:59 PM CT-Beltran returned to the lineup Tuesday after missing the previous two days with a bruise on his left quadriceps.
Analysis: Beltran was out of the lineup Sunday after leaving Saturday's game with a left quad contusion. He pinch-hit in the 10th and flied out to leave the bases loaded.
|Aug. 5 9:29 AM PT10:29 AM MT11:29 AM CT12:29 PM ET12:29 ET16:29 GMT0:29 9:29 AM MST11:29 AM EST11:59 AM VEN20:29 UAE11:29 AM CT-Beltran had two hits and an RBI as the Rangers beat the Orioles 5-3 Thursday night to avoid a three-game sweep.
Analysis: The Rangers begin a series Friday with the Astros, who Beltran faced just last week while playing for the Yankees. He went 4 for 13 in that series and is 6 for 15 with a homer and two doubles lifetime against Dallas Keuchel, Friday's scheduled starter.
|Aug. 3 7:00 PM PT8:00 PM MT9:00 PM CT10:00 PM ET22:00 ET2:00 GMT10:00 7:00 PM MST9:00 PM EST9:30 PM VEN6:00 UAE (+1)9:00 PM CT-After a quiet debut with his new team, Beltran hit his 23rd home run in Texas' 3-2 loss at Baltimore on Wednesday.
Analysis: The homer was Beltran's second in three games overall and his third in 12 contests this season against the Orioles.
|Aug. 2 7:10 PM PT8:10 PM MT9:10 PM CT10:10 PM ET22:10 ET2:10 GMT10:10 7:10 PM MST9:10 PM EST9:40 PM VEN6:10 UAE (+1)9:10 PM CT-Beltran went 0 for 4 in his Rangers debut Tuesday, a 5-1 loss in Baltimore.
Analysis: Beltran has cooled off lately, going 3 for 20 with seven strikeouts in his last five games.
|Aug. 1 12:58 PM PT1:58 PM MT2:58 PM CT3:58 PM ET15:58 ET19:58 GMT3:58 12:58 PM MST2:58 PM EST3:28 PM VEN23:58 UAE2:58 PM CT-The Yankees traded Beltran to the Rangers on Monday for right-hander Dillon Tate, the fourth overall pick in the 2015 amateur draft, and two other pitching prospects in Nick Green and Erik Swanson.
Analysis: Beltran has been the Yankees' top offensive player, leading New York with a .304 batting average, 22 homers and 64 RBIs.
|July 31 3:10 PM PT4:10 PM MT5:10 PM CT6:10 PM ET18:10 ET22:10 GMT6:10 3:10 PM MST5:10 PM EST5:40 PM VEN2:10 UAE (+1)5:10 PM CT-Beltran stepped up with two hits - including his 22nd home run - in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Rays.
Analysis: Beltran, who is quietly having a huge year for the Yanks, had been 1 for 12 over his previous three games. He's batting .304 with 64 RBIs in his 99 games.
|July 27 7:04 AM PT8:04 AM MT9:04 AM CT10:04 AM ET10:04 ET14:04 GMT22:04 7:04 AM MST9:04 AM EST9:34 AM VEN18:04 UAE9:04 AM CT-Beltran had his third straight two-hit game Tuesday to push his season average to .309.
Analysis: He's batting .432 in his last 10 contests with seven multihit games in that stretch.
|July 24 6:25 PM PT7:25 PM MT8:25 PM CT9:25 PM ET21:25 ET1:25 GMT9:25 6:25 PM MST8:25 PM EST8:55 PM VEN5:25 UAE (+1)8:25 PM CT-Beltran stayed hot Sunday, going 2 for 4 with a home run in a 5-2 win over the Giants.
Analysis: Beltran is quietly having an outstanding season. He's batting .383 over his last 12 games.
|July 22 7:49 PM PT8:49 PM MT9:49 PM CT10:49 PM ET22:49 ET2:49 GMT10:49 7:49 PM MST9:49 PM EST10:19 PM VEN6:49 UAE (+1)9:49 PM CT-Beltran went 2 for 2 with two walks and an RBI on Friday.
Analysis: Beltran has gone 9 for 19 over his last six games to raise his season average to .305. He's 5 for 16 with a homer and a double against Jeff Samardzija, who is scheduled to start Saturday for the Giants.
|July 20 7:15 PM PT8:15 PM MT9:15 PM CT10:15 PM ET22:15 ET2:15 GMT10:15 7:15 PM MST9:15 PM EST9:45 PM VEN6:15 UAE (+1)9:15 PM CT-Beltran hit his 20th homer in Wednesday's win over the Orioles, the 12th time he's reached that total.
Analysis: Beltran is 13 for 32 (.406) in his last eight games, and is either driving up his trade value or forcing the Yankees to hold onto him.
|July 18 7:13 PM PT8:13 PM MT9:13 PM CT10:13 PM ET22:13 ET2:13 GMT10:13 7:13 PM MST9:13 PM EST9:43 PM VEN6:13 UAE (+1)9:13 PM CT-Beltran went 3 for 4 with a double Monday.
Analysis: Beltran is batting .407 with four RBIs in his last six games.
|July 15 7:46 PM PT8:46 PM MT9:46 PM CT10:46 PM ET22:46 ET2:46 GMT10:46 7:46 PM MST9:46 PM EST10:16 PM VEN6:46 UAE (+1)9:46 PM CT-Beltran hit a two-run single Friday.
Analysis: Beltran is 6 for 15 with four RBIs over his last three games.
|July 9 6:04 PM PT7:04 PM MT8:04 PM CT9:04 PM ET21:04 ET1:04 GMT9:04 6:04 PM MST8:04 PM EST8:34 PM VEN5:04 UAE (+1)8:04 PM CT-Beltran had three hits Saturday.
Analysis: He had one hit in 12 at-bats over his previous three contests.
|July 6 11:00 AM PT12:00 PM MT1:00 PM CT2:00 PM ET14:00 ET18:00 GMT2:00 11:00 AM MST1:00 PM EST1:30 PM VEN22:00 UAE1:00 PM CT-Beltran went 3 for 5 with an RBI and a run scored in Tuesday's win over the White Sox.
Analysis: Beltran is batting .438 in his last 15 games.
|July 5 5:18 PM PT6:18 PM MT7:18 PM CT8:18 PM ET20:18 ET0:18 GMT8:18 5:18 PM MST7:18 PM EST7:48 PM VEN4:18 UAE (+1)7:18 PM CT-Beltran earned his ninth All-Star selection Tuesday.
Analysis: The 39-year-old is batting .296 with 19 homers and 53 RBIs in 77 games.
|July 4 5:21 PM PT6:21 PM MT7:21 PM CT8:21 PM ET20:21 ET0:21 GMT8:21 5:21 PM MST7:21 PM EST7:51 PM VEN4:21 UAE (+1)7:21 PM CT-Beltran (right hamstring) went 1 for 5 as the designated hitter Monday at Chicago after not being able to play the field over the weekend at San Diego.
Analysis: ''Tomorrow, hopefully, I'm in the outfield and I'll continue to progress,'' said Beltran, who had been limited to three pinch-hit appearances since getting injured last Tuesday.
|June 28 4:45 PM PT5:45 PM MT6:45 PM CT7:45 PM ET19:45 ET23:45 GMT7:45 4:45 PM MST6:45 PM EST7:15 PM VEN3:45 UAE (+1)6:45 PM CT-Beltran, who left Tuesday's game in the first inning with a tight right hamstring, was out of the starting lineup for a second straight day Thursday before coming on as a pinch-hitter in the seventh.
Analysis: Manager Joe Girardi is concerned over Beltran's ability to play the field during this weekend's interleague series at San Diego.
|June 28 8:42 AM PT9:42 AM MT10:42 AM CT11:42 AM ET11:42 ET15:42 GMT23:42 8:42 AM MST10:42 AM EST11:12 AM VEN19:42 UAE10:42 AM CT-Beltran went 3 for 4 and scored twice Monday.
Analysis: Beltran is batting .429 with three homers, nine RBIs and seven runs scored over his last nine games.
|June 25 4:32 PM PT5:32 PM MT6:32 PM CT7:32 PM ET19:32 ET23:32 GMT7:32 4:32 PM MST6:32 PM EST7:02 PM VEN3:32 UAE (+1)6:32 PM CT-Beltran had two hits Saturday.
Analysis: He is 12 for 28 with nine RBIs in seven games.
|June 23 9:07 AM PT10:07 AM MT11:07 AM CT12:07 PM ET12:07 ET16:07 GMT0:07 9:07 AM MST11:07 AM EST11:37 AM VEN20:07 UAE11:07 AM CT-Beltran continued his power surge Wednesday with a three-run shot in a 9-8 home win over Colorado.
Analysis: Beltran has gone 9 for 21 with three home runs and seven RBIs in his last five contests.
|June 18 4:28 PM PT5:28 PM MT6:28 PM CT7:28 PM ET19:28 ET23:28 GMT7:28 4:28 PM MST6:28 PM EST6:58 PM VEN3:28 UAE (+1)6:28 PM CT-Beltran recorded his second straight 3-hit game Saturday for the Yankees.
Analysis: Beltran is 6 for 9 with two homers and four RBIs in the last two contests.
|June 17 8:43 PM PT9:43 PM MT10:43 PM CT11:43 PM ET23:43 ET3:43 GMT11:43 8:43 PM MST10:43 PM EST11:13 PM VEN7:43 UAE (+1)10:43 PM CT-In a disappointing season thus far for the Yankees, Beltran has been anything but. He went 3 for 4 with his 17th homer and two RBIs in an 8-2 win Friday.
Analysis: Beltran entered Friday in an 0-for-10 skid but recorded his fourth multi-hit effort in nine games. He already has 17 homers after hitting 19 all last season.
|June 15 9:53 PM PT10:53 PM MT11:53 PM CT12:53 AM ET0:53 ET4:53 GMT12:53 9:53 PM MST11:53 PM EST12:23 AM VEN8:53 UAE11:53 PM CT-Beltran returned to the Yankees' lineup and played right field Thursday after missing two straight games with a sore left knee.
Analysis: The 39-year-old had fluid drained from the knee Tuesday and sat out the Yankees' two games in Colorado.
|June 11 9:29 AM PT10:29 AM MT11:29 AM CT12:29 PM ET12:29 ET16:29 GMT0:29 9:29 AM MST11:29 AM EST11:59 AM VEN20:29 UAE11:29 AM CT-The red-hot Beltran went 2 for 4 with an RBI and a run scored in the Yankees' win over the Tigers.
Analysis: Beltran has scored and driven in a run in five consecutive games. He's 9 for 19 in that span with three homers, two doubles and 11 RBIs.
|June 9 9:54 AM PT10:54 AM MT11:54 AM CT12:54 PM ET12:54 ET16:54 GMT0:54 9:54 AM MST11:54 AM EST12:24 PM VEN20:54 UAE11:54 AM CT-Beltran stayed hot by going 3 for 4 with his 16th home run, a double and three RBIs in Wednesday's 12-6 win over the Angels.
Analysis: Beltran has turned back the clock, homering in each of the past three games. He's also 6 for 12 with a double and eight RBIs over that span.
|June 7 6:57 PM PT7:57 PM MT8:57 PM CT9:57 PM ET21:57 ET1:57 GMT9:57 6:57 PM MST8:57 PM EST9:27 PM VEN5:57 UAE (+1)8:57 PM CT-Beltran homered for the second straight game Tuesday.
Analysis: Beltran has three homers and seven RBIs in his last five games.
|June 7 9:12 PM PT10:12 PM MT11:12 PM CT12:12 AM ET0:12 ET4:12 GMT12:12 9:12 PM MST11:12 PM EST11:42 PM VEN8:12 UAE11:12 PM CT-Beltran hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning of Monday's victory.
Analysis: Three of the four hits in 18 at-bats over his last five home games have left the park.
|June 4 5:54 PM PT6:54 PM MT7:54 PM CT8:54 PM ET20:54 ET0:54 GMT8:54 5:54 PM MST7:54 PM EST8:24 PM VEN4:54 UAE (+1)7:54 PM CT-Beltran connected for a two-run homer in Friday's loss at Baltimore.
Analysis: Nine of Beltran's team-leading 13 home runs have come since May 9, and he's hitting .310 with 21 RBIs over that 24-game stretch.
|May 29 8:19 AM PT9:19 AM MT10:19 AM CT11:19 AM ET11:19 ET15:19 GMT23:19 8:19 AM MST10:19 AM EST10:49 AM VEN19:19 UAE10:19 AM CT-Beltran homered in a second straight game in Saturday's loss at Tampa Bay.
Analysis: The 39-year-old continues to experience a resurgence in power, as he's homered eight times and recorded 19 RBIs over a 19-game stretch since May 9. Beltran is hitting .304 over that period.
|May 23 1:58 PM PT2:58 PM MT3:58 PM CT4:58 PM ET16:58 ET20:58 GMT4:58 1:58 PM MST3:58 PM EST4:28 PM VEN0:58 UAE (+1)3:58 PM CT-Beltran went 2 for 4 with a double and drove in a run in a 5-4 win over Oakland on Sunday.
Analysis: Beltran is 9 for 18 with five doubles, a home run and eight RBIs in a string of four multihit performances.
|May 22 12:05 PM PT1:05 PM MT2:05 PM CT3:05 PM ET15:05 ET19:05 GMT3:05 12:05 PM MST2:05 PM EST2:35 PM VEN23:05 UAE2:05 PM CT-Beltran stayed hot by going 2 for 4 and driving in a run in a 5-1 win over Oakland on Saturday.
Analysis: Beltran is hitting .385 (10 for 26) with four doubles, two homers and 11 RBIs in his last seven games. He's 7 for 14 with five extra-base hits and seven RBIs in the four-game series against Oakland, which concludes Sunday.
|May 21 12:29 PM PT1:29 PM MT2:29 PM CT3:29 PM ET15:29 ET19:29 GMT3:29 12:29 PM MST2:29 PM EST2:59 PM VEN23:29 UAE2:29 PM CT-Beltran had another productive night Friday, collecting three hits and three RBIs in the Yankees' 8-3 rout of Oakland.
Analysis: Beltran homered and also drove in three runs in Thursday's series opener and now has 10 RBIs over a six-game stretch. He's hitting .326 with five homers over his last 12 games.
|May 20 2:26 PM PT3:26 PM MT4:26 PM CT5:26 PM ET17:26 ET21:26 GMT5:26 2:26 PM MST4:26 PM EST4:56 PM VEN1:26 UAE (+1)4:26 PM CT-Beltran contributed a two-run homer and an RBI double to Thursday's win at Oakland.
Analysis: The veteran outfielder has five homers and 10 RBIs over his last 11 games and leads the Yankees with nine homers and 22 RBIs this season.
|May 16 4:04 PM PT5:04 PM MT6:04 PM CT7:04 PM ET19:04 ET23:04 GMT7:04 4:04 PM MST6:04 PM EST6:34 PM VEN3:04 UAE (+1)6:04 PM CT-Beltran connected for his 400th career home run and finished with three RBIs in Sunday's victory over the White Sox.
Analysis: The aging outfielder has sprung to life of late, as four of his team-leading eight homers have come in the last seven games.
|May 10 11:48 AM PT12:48 PM MT1:48 PM CT2:48 PM ET14:48 ET18:48 GMT2:48 11:48 AM MST1:48 PM EST2:18 PM VEN22:48 UAE1:48 PM CT-Beltran hit a pair of solo homers in Monday's win over Kansas City.
Analysis: The aging outfielder hadn't homered in his previous 17 games and was hitting .158 over that stretch, so Monday's breakthrough was a good sign.