While Elf & Friends are live in surprise Arizona for Texas Rangers spring training – the choices to choose the 5th starting pitcher for the Rangers is winding down.
The Texas Rangers’ 6-2 win over a Chicago Cubs’ split squad on Tuesday was notable for pitchers leaving the game early.
Neftali Feliz and Derek Holland are among 13 players who have agreed to contracts for the season with the Texas Rangers.
Joe Nathan and the Rangers agreed to a two-year contract with a club option for 2014, a move that means closer Neftali Feliz will shift to the starting rotation.
One strike away. One strike away. If the Rangers don’t win Game 7, that could become the franchise mantra for many years to come.
Adrian Beltre hit three straight home runs and the Texas Rangers powered themselves back into the AL championship series, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Tuesday to win their playoff matchup.
Josh Hamilton hit a towering home run and Scott Feldman threw six scoreless innings, leading the Rangers in a 2-0 victory over the Rays.
David Murphy hit a tiebreaking RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 7-6 on Sunday for a three-game series sweep.
Elvis Andrus delivered a two-run single for the tying and go-ahead runs, and the Rangers rallied for a 5-3 victory over the Indians on Sunday.
Despite the sixth blown save this season by Neftali Feliz, Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington insists he still feels good about his closer.
Neftali Feliz pitched his 21st save, helping Matt Harrison cap his unbeaten July as the Rangers beat Minnesota 4-1 Thursday night.
The comments came a day after Feliz’s fifth blown save. The right-hander gave up two runs in the ninth inning in a 9-8 loss to the Twins.