Texas Rangers Radio Network
It’s been more than two months since the sudden passing of Texas Rangers beat writer and ESPN reporter Richard Durrett. Next week friends and former colleagues are holding an event in his honor.
Dave Barnett has been a play-by-play sports announcer for decades but it was a sudden, nonsensical episode during the 8th inning of the Texas Ranger’s game, against the San Diego Padres, that is now receiving nationwide attention.
There will be a new voice on Texas Rangers TV broadcasts on TXA 21 in 2011. The Rangers announced Wednesday that John Rhadigan will assume the play-by-play duties on television broadcasts.
There are many people behind in the scenes in the Texas Rangers organization that also deserve a lot of credit. One of those is definitely clubhouse manager Hoggy Price.