The Texas Rangers have reinstated outfielder Josh Hamilton from the 15-day disabled list and optioned third baseman Joey Gallo to Triple-A Round Rock.
Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.
Eventually (we hope), Adrian Beltre and Josh Hamilton will be ready to return from injury. So, where does that leave Gallo?
The mid-summer classic is not complete without the fan-favorite Homerun Derby. But to make the event interesting, the right players must be selected to compete.
The Texas Rangers will recall infielder Rougned Odor on Monday after an impressive stint at Triple-A Round Rock, sources tell CBS Sports.
Rangers win 11-7 win over the Twins: The team has won 10 of 14 games and is 25-13 since May 4th — the best record and most wins in the majors during that span.
A lot of people have asked about who will remain in the Rangers’ rotation with Holland, Harrison, and Perez due back in the next couple of months.
Summer is coming; the kids will be out of school soon if they aren’t already. This is not the time to forget about your fantasy baseball team. Sure, life gets busy, but the minute you let a transaction period go by unattended is the minute you lose your league. Staying on top of your roster all the time is key to winning your league, even if it becomes a challenge to find the time to manage your team.
Gallo called in to the Fan’s GBag Nation to talk about his MLB debut and having a monster night!
Each season, hundreds of MLB prospects make their professional debuts. Here are five debuts this decade that will forever be remembered — and should be.
The top Rangers prospect had three hits, set a franchise record for an MLB debut with four RBIs, and got a standing ovation in the team’s 15-2 win over the White Sox on Tuesday.
Texas Rangers top prospect Joey Gallo made his Major League debut Tuesday night at Globe Life Park and it is one he, the team and fans will never forget.