It happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you’re lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it’s a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.
There have been a number of great players come through the Texas Rangers organization, but how many were born in Texas? Here are Jared Sandler’s top picks.
Former Texas Rangers outfielder David Murphy calls in to the Ben and Skin show, while he’s in town with the Indians.
Former Ranger outfielder David Murphy comes on with Ben and Skin to discuss the bittersweet feelings of leaving Texas to go play with the Cleveland Indians.
The Indians have signed free agent outfielder David Murphy to a two-year contract with a club option for 2016. Murphy was drafted by Boston in 2003 and traded to Texas in 2007.
A person familiar with the negotiations said that the Indians are close to signing outfielder David Murphy to two-year contract. Murphy spent the past seven seasons with Texas.
The 31-year-old was expected to be an anchor in left-field. Instead, manager Ron Washington is rotating a series of young players looking for a solution – and Murphy currently isn’t among them.
Leonys Martin hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning and the Texas Rangers , pulled out a 14-11 victory over the Los Angeles Angels that took nearly five hours Tuesday night.
Starter Martin Perez surrendered four runs on nine hits as the Baltimore Orioles completed the three-game sweep of the Rangers with a 4-2 win.
Ian Kinsler singled in the tie-breaking run in the seventh inning, and the Rangers completed a soggy three-game sweep of the Cardinals with a 2-1 victory on Sunday night.
The Texas Rangers finally find their bats and rally back to beat the Oakland Athletics Wednesday night in Arlington.
The Red Sox hit for the cycle in one inning, and better than they have in a game this season, setting season highs for hits and runs in a 17-5 rout of the Rangers on Tuesday night.