Will Smith, one of several candidates for the fifth slot in Kansas City’s rotation, outpitched two Texas starters already assured spots as the Royals and Rangers tied 5-all in nine innings Friday in their spring training opener.
Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez has rejoined the Texas Rangers as a Special Assistant to the General Manager, instructor, and ambassador, the team announced on Thursday.
Lance Berkman was going through a workout with the Texas Rangers when his right calf started bothering him.
The focus was more on the departed rather than present Saturday as the Texas Rangers went through their first full-squad spring training workout this year.
The Texas Rangers have 36 pitchers in their spring training camp. Many of them are relievers looking for work and that means closer Joe Nathan will be surrounded by some different faces in the bullpen.
Calling in from Surprise, AZ on the day pitchers & catcher report Washington talked about what he expects to see from the Rangers in 2013.
For the first time in three years, the Rangers won’t open a new season as defending American League champions
MLB legend and Texas Rangers owner/President Nolan Ryan checked in with Elf & Friends on their last day in Surprise.
They do it every year…well at least for the second year in a row, it’s Elf’s running challenge at Surprise Stadium.
Elf challenges (we call it hazing) guest-host Mike Bacsik to see who can run the fastest lap around Surprise Stadium.
Maybe all that attention on Yu Darvish this spring has helped shift some of the focus away from just how agonizingly close the Texas Rangers came to winning the World Series.
The Rangers have traded Kelvin De La Cruz back to Cleveland, less than a month after acquiring the left-handed minor league pitcher from the Indians.