Rangers Pitcher Mendez Out With Elbow SprainTexas Rangers pitcher Yohander Mendez has a Grade 1 sprain of the ulnar collateral ligament... but there is good news.
Closer Jose Leclerc, Rangers Agree To $14.75M, 4-Year DealA 25-year-old right-hander, Leclerc became the Rangers' closer last season and went 2-3 with a 1.56 ERA and 12 saves in 16 chances.
Left-Hander Mike Minor Likely To Take The Mound For Texas Rangers OpenerMike Minor is at the top of the Texas Rangers' rotation at this year's spring training and likely will be on the mound for the opener on March 28.
Former Rangers Pitcher Martin Perez Signs 1-Year Deal With TwinsThe 27-year-old made 128 starts over the last seven seasons for the Rangers, who exercised a $750,000 buyout on his contract on Nov. 2, allowing him to become a free agent.
Rangers, Kelley Agree To $2.75M Deal With 2020 OptionReliever Shawn Kelley agreed to a one-year contract with the Texas Rangers that guarantees the right-hander $2.75 million and includes a club option for 2020.
Texas Rangers Hall Of Fame Pitcher John Wetteland Arrested, Charged With Child Sex AbuseFormer Major League Baseball pitcher and Texas Rangers Hall of Fame member John Wetteland has been arrested and charged with child sex abuse.
No Reunion For Rangers And HollandThere had been talk swirling around this winter about the possibility of left-handed pitcher Derek Holland returning to the Texas Rangers, but it's not happening.
Rangers To Sign Lance Lynn, Trade Alex ClaudioThe 31-year-old Lynn has double-digit wins in all six seasons he has been a regular starter since after his rookie year of 2011.
Astros' McCullers To Miss 2019 Season After Tommy John SurgeryThe 25-year-old Lance McCullers Jr. was 10-6 with a 3.86 ERA in 22 starts and three relief appearances this year, striking out 142 in 128 1/3 innings.
Assault Charge Against Astros Pitcher Osuna DroppedRoberto Osuna agreed to a one-year "peace bond," requiring him to not contact the woman and to continue counseling.
After Arm Surgery Recommended, Ohtani Has Big Night At PlateIn the game against the Texas Rangers, Shohei Ohtani didn't pitch, but homered twice after getting bad news about his injured elbow.