Mark Lyons had a solid career at a perennial basketball power and helped lead his team to the Sweet 16—last season. This season, he helped lead another basketball power, this time Arizona, to the Sweet 16.
Matt Harrison has been named opening day starter for the Rangers, and he will be followed by Yu Darvish in the rotation. The team opens in Houston on March 31.
Former Texas slugger Josh Hamilton hit one of four home runs for Los Angeles on Thursday night, but the Angels still ended up losing 10-9 to the Rangers in a spring matchup.
Derek Lowe pitched three scoreless innings and Ian Kinsler had a two-run homer among his three hits, and the Rangers beat the Royals 8-2 on Monday night.
Commissioner Roger Goodell says Monday that the league’s competition committee has looked into adding teams to the playoffs, and the topic will be discussed at this week’s owners meetings.
It’s that time again! See which teams hoops expert Jon Rothstein has moving on from each region in this year’s NCAA Tournament.
Madison Bumgarner pitched four-hit ball for four innings and struck out four in San Francisco’s 2-1 win over the Rangers on Monday. Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish struggled a bit.
Pitcher Derek Lowe and the Rangers have reached agreement on a minor league deal.
With Martin Perez injured, many have speculated that the Rangers could make a play for free agent pitcher Kyle Lohse. That doesn’t appear to be the case.
Jon Daniels spoke with 105.3 The Fan’s RAGE saying that he still reports to Ryan and that “the day to day operations falls to myself and the Department heads. Nolan is the CEO, he reports to ownership and the board”
The Rangers have remained in contact with free agent pitcher Kyle Lohse, but have resisted making an offer. That may change after some issues with their original pitching plan.
The Rangers may need to consider another name when determining their fifth starter. Colby Lewis will miss the start of the season, but could be back sooner than expected.