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Rangers GM Jon Daniels With Ben & Skin

Rangers General Manager Jon Daniels calls in to the Ben and Skin just one day after arriving home from the MLB Winter Meetings.

105.3 The Fan–12/13/2013

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Report: Rangers, D-Backs Among Suitors For Choo

According to a report, Texas and Arizona are among the teams vying for free agent outfielder Shin-Soo Choo, one of the best position players left on the market.


Texas Rangers trade Ian Kinsler to the Detroit Tigers for Prince Fielder (Composite photo: Al Messerschmid - Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

Kinsler-For-Fielder Supertrade: Aftermath Of A Blockbuster

The mushroom cloud from the Kinsler-for-Fielder supertrade that blindsided us all still lingers weeks later. As the dust finally begins to settle, we find ourselves punch-drunk, covered in dust, and wondering what exactly just happened.


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Jon Daniels Talk With Ben & Skin Post Prince Presser

Right after the Prince Fielder press conference, Rangers GM Jon Daniels hopped on the phone with Ben and Skin!

105.3 The Fan–11/26/2013

Prince Fielder of the Detroit Tigers hits during the Chevrolet Home Run Derby on July 15, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Is Fielder Acquisition Just The Beginning For Rangers?

No one expected the Texas Rangers to acquire Prince Fielder this offseason. So when General Manager Jon Daniels says there are still moves to be made, it’s smart to listen.


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Jon Daniels

Rangers general manager hops off a plane just in time to give Ben a call on his birthday, and Ben takes advantage by squeezing in a few free agency questions.

105.3 The Fan–11/14/2013

A view from outside the Alamodome  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rangers, Astros To Play Preseason Games In Alamodome

The Texas Rangers are bringing baseball back to San Antonio. Organizing officials said Friday the AL West rivals will play exhibition games at the Alamodome on March 28-29.


Nolan Ryan, left, and Jon Daniels discuss the signing of pitcher Roy Oswalt during the Texas Rangers game against the Seattle Mariners in Arlington, Texas on Tuesday, May 29, 2012. (Ron T. Ennis/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT via Getty Images)

A Crying Shame In Arlington

Shame on JD and Nolan. Shame on them for letting petty differences ruin what was the best run organization in MLB. And shame on the owners for not owning their team.


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Jon Daniels Gets What He Deserves

Daniels has won the fight and has complete control. Whatever happens in the next few years, he deserves all the credit or all the blame.


Nolan Ryan at his retirement press conference (Credit:

Ben Goes Off on a Caller

On the heels of the Nolan Ryan retirement, Ben and Skin took calls for once, and one caller took Ben over the edge.

105.3 The Fan–10/17/2013

Nolan Ryan (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Nolan Will Always Be Baseball in Texas

Nolan is a great businessman and the use of his name alone gave the Rangers credibility. Now, the Rangers have some credibility to rely on, but will do this without Nolan.


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Nolan Ryan Set To Retire As Rangers CEO

Texas Rangers CEO Nolan Ryan will retire effective October 31, the team announced on Thursday.