Joey Butler

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One Owner’s Fantasy Baseball Trash Is Another Owner’s Treasure

A lot of owners play fantasy baseball with too much emotion, waiving players they don’t like personally or that they have a grudge against because of some game result a few years back. That’s when you—the analytical owner—step in and make your team better by picking up players from waivers or via trade.


ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 15:  Joey Butler #20 of the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 15, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rangers OF Butler Claimed By Cardinals

Texas outfielder Joey Butler has been claimed on waivers by the St. Louis Cardinals. The Rangers designated him for assignment on Monday.


Texas Rangers v Oakland Athletics

Rangers Activate Ogando From DL

The Texas Rangers have activated right-hander Alexi Ogando from the 15-day disabled list.


Ross Wolf of the Texas Rangers throws against the Oakland Athletics at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on May 22, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Rangers Call Up 3 More Players

The Texas Rangers have added three more players to their active roster. Reliever Ross Wolf, as well as outfielders Joey Butler and Engel Beltre, were called up following Round Rock’s final game of the season today.


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Rangers Call Up 2 OFs Following Cruz Suspension

The Rangers have recalled outfielder Engel Beltre from Triple-A Round Rock and selected the contract of outfielder Joey Butler from the same team after All-Star slugger Nelson Cruz received a 50-game suspension


Milwaukee Brewers v Texas Rangers

Rangers Extend Spring Invites To 4 Minor Leaguers

The Texas Rangers have extended non-roster invitations to major league spring training for four of their minor leaguers.