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Banister Asks Rangers “Why Not Us?”

New Rangers manager Jeff Banister got to address his entire team on Thursday, more than four months after getting the job. And he had a simple message for his guys.

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Yu Faces Hitters For 1st Time Since August

Rangers ace Yu Darvish faced hitters for the first time since last August at spring training, throwing 30 pitches against his teammates during batting practice on Wednesday.


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MLB Players To Get Mandatory Domestic Violence Education

All major league players on 40-man rosters will attend a mandatory education program on domestic violence during spring training.


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Fan Spring Training Videos

Videos from 105.3 The Fan hosts in Surprise, AZ.


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Fan Spring Training Blogs

Blogs from 105.3 The Fan hosts in Surprise, AZ.


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Fielder Excited To Be Back On Field With Rangers

Prince Fielder got an earful from Texas Rangers teammate Adrian Beltre during batting practice Monday.


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Surprise Experiences ‘Surprising’ Growth

For the 13th year in a row, the Rangers will be getting into game shape in Surprise, Arizona — a city that has seen incredible growth over the past 15 years.


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Rangers Enter Spring With New Manager, Hope For Health

The Texas Rangers go to spring training with a new manager, a few new pitchers, some healed hurlers and a couple of big-money bats they hope can stay healthy.


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5 Reasons To Get Excited For Spring Training

Pitchers and catchers report today for 13 of the MLB teams, with 5 teams reporting yesterday to their various spring training locations.


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Fielder “Full Speed Ahead” For Rangers

The Texas Rangers say slugger Prince Fielder is “full speed ahead” for spring training after neck surgery last summer.


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MLB Spring Training Games Start March 1

Major League Baseball’s spring training is slated to start when the Phillies host the University of Tampa on March 1, followed by more games with college teams the next day.


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Texas Rangers Spring Training Schedule

The Texas Rangers are scheduled to play 34 games as part of a 2015 spring training schedule that begins March 4 in Surprise, Arizona.