Outfielder Michael Choice, in a 1-for-16 spring training slump, has been optioned to Triple-A Round Rock by the Texas Rangers.
The four-time All-Star lefty was placed on the 60-day disabled list by the Phillies to attempt to rehabilitate an elbow injury without surgery. The team announced Monday that an operation was recommended.
Jered Weaver allowed only a homer to Robinson Chirinos in five stellar innings, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 5-3 Monday.
Rose applied for reinstatement in September 1997 and met in November 2002 with Commissioner Bud Selig, who never ruled on the application.
Ross Ohlendorf exited after two innings with right groin tightness, Texas’ fifth starting pitcher injured in spring training, and the Rangers beat a Milwaukee Brewers split squad 12-5 Sunday.
A baseball great, and North Texas native, was remembered in Dallas on Friday. Friends and family members celebrated the life of Ernie Banks at a service for the late sports legend.
Derek Holland could be in line to start the Rangers home opener on April 10. The left-hander is not expected to be ready for the season opener four nights earlier.
Opening day is less than four weeks away and the Texas Rangers and Chicago White Sox are being forced to rethink their rotations because of injured aces.
GM Jon Daniels confirmed that Tommy John surgery was recommended for Yu’s elbow injury, but the team will seek a third opinion.
Colby Lewis rebounded from a rough spring debut to pitch three scoreless innings for the Texas Rangers in a 5-4 loss to the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday.
Chi Chi Gonzalez threw three scoreless innings, Rougned Odor homered, and the Rangers beat the Athletics by a score of 4-1 on Monday in a spring training matchup in Arizona.
The experience was all too familiar to Rangers utility man Ed Lucas, a sinking feeling in the deepest pit of his stomach as the news filtered through the clubhouse.