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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:00:17 EDTWho is the best free-agent signing in Rangers history? There have been some good ones, but one stands above the rest even if it was originally for one year and an option. Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 01:04:22 EDTLeading up to the release of the 2017 Top 100 Prospects list, MLBPipeline.com looks at baseball's top 10 prospects at each position. Here are baseball's 10 best second-base prospects.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:20:53 EDTRangers radio broadcaster Eric Nadel is hosting a benefit concert on Saturday for Dallas-based Focus on Teens.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 14:05:03 EDTRangers general manager Jon Daniels, who will turn 40 later this year, no longer gets asked about his age. The biggest question coming at him this offseason is what is the club going to do about first base/designated hitter.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:01:46 EDTThe Rangers have made it official: No. 7 is being retired. The Rangers brought their 2017 Awards Banquet to an end on Friday night by announcing they are retiring Ivan Rodriguez's number this season.
Sun, 1 Jan 2017 11:57:19 EDTStay on top of all the offseason moves with the MLB.com Hot Stove Tracker, which updates with the latest free-agent signings and trades.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 17:28:46 EDTThe baseball world mourned the unexpected deaths of Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and third baseman Andy Marte on Sunday. Ventura, 25, died in a car crash in the Dominican Republic on Sunday. Marte, 33, also died in a separate car crash Sunday in the Dominican Republic.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:16:09 EDTBeltre admits Andrus is a 'kid on the field'
Sun, 1 Jan 2017 12:30:00 EDTWho do the Rangers have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Texas' Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:51:13 EDTAdrian Beltre said he likes the team the Rangers have right now. But Beltre also knows which free agents are still available. He didn't mention names, but former teammate Mike Napoli is at the top of Texas' list. Beltre made it clear he hopes the Rangers aren't done when it comes to putting their team together.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:25:55 EDTThe Rangers have signed first baseman James Loney to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training, according to Major League sources. The club has not confirmed the deal.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:05:55 EDTRangers pitcher Yu Darvish is approaching free agency, but he doesn't seem too worried about it. General manager Jon Daniels said he has had a couple of conversations with Darvish's agent about the right-hander's contract, but nothing serious.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:00:00 EDTThird-base coach Tony Beasley was back on the field for the Rangers this week, hitting fungoes, teaching the game of baseball and doing all things he loves to do. His year-long battle with rectal cancer is over.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:10:00 EDTThe 2017 Texas Rangers Fan Fest presented by AT&T will take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:36:24 EDTWatch Class of '17 learn they're headed to the HOF
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:15:33 EDTThe Rangers feel they have signed an elite starting pitcher in free-agent right-hander Tyson Ross, even if it's not an immediate impact. Texas admits Ross is not expected to be ready for Opening Day while finishing his recovery from thoracic outlet syndrome surgery. Instead the goal is to get him back 100 percent healthy and in position to finish the 2017 season strong.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:04:49 EDTIt doesn't matter when a player is elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame once he gets in. Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez are the latest members, and they all shared the same sentiment on Thursday: They are just grateful to be there.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:40:41 EDTRangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo, after a Thursday morning workout at a local high school, was asked if all his body parts were working. It's a fair question to ask both Choo and shortstop Elvis Andrus, who was also working out at the high school as part of a minicamp for younger players.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:32:11 EDTThere are four players in the Hall of Fame from Puerto Rico. Pudge Rodriguez just became the fourth -- and the first one elected on the first ballot. Clemente was, of course, the first in; he was elected on a special ballot after his tragic death. Orlando Cepeda was elected by the Veteran's Committee in 1999. Roberto Alomar was elected in five years ago.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:01:28 EDTLeading up to the release of the 2017 Top 100 Prospects list, MLBPipeline.com looks at baseball's top 10 prospects at each position. Here are baseball's best 10 first base prospects.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:57:35 EDTThe resume Rangers right-hander Sam Dyson brings into the 2017 season is a lot different than the one he had a year ago at this time. The demeanor? That hasn't changed at all.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:41:22 EDTElvis Andrus announced earlier this winter that he is engaged to Cori Febles. On Thursday, Andrus announced on Twitter that he is going to be a father as well.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:44:32 EDTFormer Rangers catcher Ivan Rodriguez is on his way to the Hall of Fame.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:55:12 EDTIvan Rodriguez is going to the Hall of Fame, but two other notable former Rangers are still on the outside waiting their turn.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:29:03 EDTIvan Rodriguez received 76 percent of the Hall of Fame vote in large part because of his prowess behind the plate, where he caught nearly 2,500 games, led his league in caught-stealing percentage nine times and won 13 Gold Glove Awards. Here is a look at just some of the most memorable and accomplished batterymates Rodriguez had through the years.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:08 EDTLeading up to the release of the 2017 Top 100 Prospects list, MLBPipeline.com looks at baseball's top 10 prospects at each position. Here are baseball's best 10 catching prospects.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:01:39 EDTJoey Gallo knows he didn't hit well in his limited opportunities for the Rangers in 2016.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:20:59 EDTThe Rangers, while waiting on free-agent right-hander Tyson Ross to undergo his physical, added another veteran candidate to their rotation by signing righty Dillon Gee on Tuesday to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:42:53 EDTLeading up to the release of the 2017 Top 100 Prospects list, MLBPipeline.com looks at baseball's top 10 prospects at each position. Here are baseball's best 10 southpaw pitching prospects.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:40:26 EDTThe Rangers will be without left-handed reliever Jake Diekman for at least the first half of the 2017 season while he recovers from upcoming stomach surgery.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:36:00 EDTThe Rangers are holding a minicamp for many of their young players this week in Arlington. It could be a significant week for some of them. Left-hander Yohander Mendez said it was significant for him last year, and he'll be honored at the Rangers' awards banquet Friday night in Dallas as the club's Minor League Pitcher of the Year.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 02:20:58 EDTDan O'Brien Sr., a baseball lifer who was president and general manager of the Mariners as well as general manager for the Rangers and Angels, passed away in Dallas on Tuesday. He was 87.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 00:02:57 EDTThe Rangers reached agreements with all seven of their arbitration-eligible players on Friday.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:27:00 EDTMatt and Meghan Harrison spend one day a week volunteering at a North Carolina animal rescue shelter.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 20:10:35 EDTTyson Ross has the smoothest possible delivery
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:09:01 EDTThe Adelaide Bite are in good position to make another strong run at the Claxton Shield, but they still have three big series left with Perth, Melbourne and Sydney.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:32:28 EDTThe Rangers have signed Cuban infielder Luis Y. La O to a Minor League contract, according to MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 19:05:56 EDTMeet the Rangers' newest farm team: The Wood Ducks
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:25:29 EDTWatch Rangers' new wonderfully named prospect La O
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:34:55 EDTBob Beaton, who served as the beloved press box attendant at Arlington Stadium and the Ballpark in Arlington, passed away on Dec. 24. He was 86.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:27:47 EDTDespite the frigid temperatures throughout many big league cities, Major League Baseball's announcement Tuesday of the first workout dates of Spring Training should be enough to warm the hearts of baseball fans everywhere.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:09:07 EDTCarlos Gomez's dad tried to break a bat over his knee
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 16:12:44 EDTFormer Rangers pitcher Matt Harrison will be honored as the 2017 winner of the Mark Holtz Alumni Award at the club's awards banquet on Jan. 20 at Gilley's Dallas.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 19:00:00 EDTThe Rangers are going to sign one true superstar before the winter is over. They are going to sign one player with a glittering resume that includes trophies, All-Star Game appearances and knee-buckling statistics. The caveat is it has been a few years or more since this superstar did all of those wonderful things and it's a longshot that he will do it again.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 12:04:25 EDTFormer Rangers pitcher Jackie Brown, who was known as the "Oklahoma Curveballer" and later became a Major League pitching coach for three organizations, has passed away after a long illness. He was 73.
Sat, 7 Jan 2017 09:49:30 EDTDuring his days as a scouting director with the Padres and the Rangers, Sandy Johnson made an impact, particularly with his success in signing and developing players out of Latin America.
Thu, 5 Jan 2017 13:57:25 EDTQuick study? No question. In the decade he was in his prime, everything about Ivan Rodriguez was quick.