According to reports, the Texas Rangers are set to acquire pitcher Matt Garza from the Chicago Cubs for third baseman Mike Olt, pitchers C.J. Edwards, Justin Grimm and possibly another player.
The Texas Rangers announced 12 roster moves on Tuesday, including the demotion of Mike Olt, to trim the major league roster to 46 players.
Now at 25 years old, Leonys Martin has to deal with an unenviable burden: replacing Josh Hamilton in the Rangers’ lineup.
Wednesday marks the first official workout for Rangers pitchers and catchers. Position players must report by Friday before the first full-squad workout on Saturday morning.
I really should be out and about trying to get the title of my car transferred, but I’m seeing Jon Daniels quotes all over the Twitter world, the pepperoni pizza is tasting delicious and my A.D.D. is kicking in.
Rangers GM Jon Daniels was talking Thursday about still wanting to re-sign Josh Hamilton. About an hour later, Hamilton was with the Angels. It has been that kind of offseason for Texas.
The Rangers are willing to deal third-base prospect Mike Olt for Mets starting pitcher and 2012 Cy Young winner R.A. Dickey, but the Mets are looking for more.
For the first time in franchise history, the Texas Rangers have been awarded the Topps “Organization of the Year Award” for 2012.
Steve also touched on superstar Jurickson Profar and gave Ranger fans multiple names that they should be keeping an eye on as possible future big league players.
The Rangers have purchased the contract of highly-touted prospect Mike Olt from Double-A Frisco, and optioned infielder Brandon Snyder to Triple-A Round Rock.