The overriding assumption with baseball’s top prospect Jurickson Profar is that the Rangers would open the season with him in the minors. On Tuesday, the club made it official.
Lance Berkman hit his first home run of spring training, helping the Rangers beat the Cubs 3-2 on Wednesday. Robbie Ross allowed one run on four hits with a walk and a strikeout.
The Rangers agreed to one-year contracts with 11 players on Monday, including pitcher Alexi Ogando and first baseman Mitch Moreland.
Ben Revere had four hits, Cole De Vries won for the first time in nearly two months, and the Twins held off the Rangers 6-5 on Sunday to snap a five-game losing streak.
Ian Kinsler hit a leadoff home run and Mitch Moreland launched a 463-foot shot, sending Ryan Dempster and the Texas Rangers past the Minnesota Twins 9-3 Saturday for their fourth straight win.
Matt Harrison gave the beleaguered Texas pitching staff a strong start, Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and the Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Friday night.
Elvis Andrus had a game-ending two-run single in the 10th inning, and the Texas Rangers rallied from six runs down to beat the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.
The Rangers have activated first baseman Mitch Moreland from the disabled list and optioned outfielder Leonys Martin to Triple-A Round Rock.
The Texas Rangers have placed first baseman Mitch Moreland on the 15-day disabled list and designated pitcher Mark Hamburger for assignment to clear roster space for Roy Oswalt.
Yu Darvish matched his major-league high with 11 strikeouts over eight innings after an extended break and the AL West-leading Texas Rangers beat the Houston Astros 6-2 on Friday night.
Jason Kubel and Gerardo Parra homered to back Daniel Hudson’s seven solid innings in Arizona’s 11-3 victory over the AL West leading Rangers on Thursday night.
The San Francisco Giants bounced back from their first shutout of the season to beat the Texas Rangers 5-2 on Saturday.