Jake Smolinski hit his first career homer, and the Rangers took advantage of sloppy play from Oakland to beat the A’s 6-3 for their first four-game win streak since April.
In the context of the 2014 season, Texas’ 2-1 win over the Braves on Friday night meant nothing. But it provides a glimpse of what the future holds for 2015.
Miles Mikolas allowed only three hits in eight scoreless innings, and the Rangers opened a three-game set against the Mariners with a 2-0 victory on Monday night.
Jerome Williams became the record 31st pitcher for Texas this season, Neftali Feliz was back in a familiar finishing role and the Rangers finally got a home victory in July.
The Texas Rangers have bought outfielder Dan Robertson from the San Diego Padres and placed left-hander Pedro Figueroa on the 15-day disabled list.
Heading into spring training, Feliz was considered the front-runner to earn the ninth inning role. Now, he’s fighting to get healthy and stay relevant.
The Texas Rangers have agreed with pitchers Neftali Feliz and Alexi Ogando on one year contracts according to a team spokesperson.
The AL West-leading Texas Rangers have gotten back a veteran designated hitter and three pitchers from the disabled list in time for the pennant chase.
Texas manager Ron Washington says the Rangers expect to activate pitchers Neftali Feliz and Nick Tepesch and designated hitter Lance Berkman from the disabled list when rosters expand on Sunday.
The Texas Rangers and pitcher Neftali Feliz have agreed to a one-year contract for the 2013 season
Rangers GM Jon Daniels said the team has known for a couple of days that Neftali Feliz would need the surgery, but kept the news under wraps until after the trade deadline.
Rangers right-hander Neftali Feliz was scratched from his scheduled rehabilitation start Sunday at Triple-A Round Rock because of discomfort in his right elbow.