The Rangers have claimed catcher Konrad Schmidt off waivers from the Diamondbacks. Schmidt played in four games last season and spent the rest of the year at Triple-A Reno.
The Texas Rangers are slowly starting to right the ship. After returning home from a long 10 games on the road that saw the Rangers go 4 and 6, Texas took 2 of 3 from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Craig Gentry hit an RBI single in the eighth inning and Matt Harrison combined with relievers on a six-hitter as the Rangers beat the Diamondbacks 1-0 on Wednesday night.
Colby Lewis retired the first 16 batters and finished with a four-hitter Tuesday night, leading the Texas Rangers over the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-1.
Watching the Dodgers play, something looks very familiar. The team, the energy, the enthusiasm — this team is strikingly similar to one that North Texans fell in love with in 2010.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Elvis Andrus, beefed up and feeling good, could hardly have a better start to his spring. The Texas shortstop singled, doubled, scored twice and had a sacrifice fly in the Rangers’ 16-3 rout of the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday.
The Rangers rallied for four runs off reliever Juan Gutierrez to beat the Diamondbacks 6-4 on Monday.
Matt Harrison allowed four runs on six hits over six innings in the Rangers’ 9-8 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Micah Owings threw a perfect inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Texas Rangers 3-2.