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|Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:24:36 EDT|
Harrison hurls scoreless inning in 'B' game
Pitching in a "B" game with a bizarre format, Matt Harrison threw a scoreless inning Tuesday morning while pitching under game conditions for the first time in 11 months.
|Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:24:34 EDT|
Soto making progress, could join lineup soon
Catcher Geovany Soto has caught live batting practice and is now running the bases at approximately 50 percent speed. Once he can do that at full speed without any problems, Soto should be ready to return to the lineup.
|Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:24:33 EDT|
Hanson makes statement with four strong innings
Right-hander Tommy Hanson advanced his rotation candidacy by allowing just one run over four innings for the Rangers against the White Sox on Tuesday. He also showed why he could be an asset as a long reliever.
|Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:28:11 EDT|
Mistakes hurt Saunders in first Cactus League start
New Rangers left-hander Joe Saunders allowed three earned runs and six hits in three innings, but the Rangers rallied from a 5-1 deficit in the eighth inning before losing, 7-6, to the White Sox in Cactus League action on Tuesday.
|Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:35:07 EDT|
Washington: Rangers closer race remains wide open
After four outings, Neftali Feliz has a 4.50 ERA and opponents are hitting .333 off him. He has walked one, struck out one and not reclaimed the Rangers closer's role. Manager Ron Washington said that role remains open with three weeks to go in Spring Training and even suggested the Rangers could go to a committee if necessary.
|Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:13:48 EDT|
Choo out with sore elbow, hopes to play Wednesday
Outfielder Shin-Soo Choo is the latest Rangers player to come down with one of those nagging Spring Training ailments. Choo said he has been bothered by a sore left elbow and was out of the lineup Tuesday against the White Sox.
|Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:01:48 EDT|
Profar's homer, Andrus' two-run single spark Rangers
Jurickson Profar's second home run of the spring off of Reds starter Homer Bailey helped give Rangers starter Yu Darvish some rearly ryun support in an 8-2 victory on Monday afternoon at Surprise Stadium.
|Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:30:53 EDT|
Profar closing in on playing in the field
Juriuckson Profar is close to full strength in his right shoulder and being able to play the field again.
|Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:30:50 EDT|
Harrison ready to take big step in comeback
Tuesday will be another big step for Matt Harrison as he is scheduled to pitch in a B game against the Royals. It will be the first time Harrison has pitched against an opposing team since his second start of last season against the Angels on April 6.
|Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:30:48 EDT|
Saunders, Hanson face White Sox
Left-hander Joe Saunders and right-hander Tommy Hanson, both competing for a spot in the rotation, will be on the mound Tuesday when the Rangers face the White Sox in Glendale.
|Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:30:45 EDT|
MLBPA leader Clark meets with the Rangers
Former Tigers first baseman Tony Clark led a contingent of union officials who were in camp on Monday to meet with Rangers players. Clark took over as executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association after Michael Weiner passed away in the offseason.
|Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:59:24 EDT|
Pitching deeper into games tops Darvish's wish list
Yu Darvish has a simple goal in mind for 2014. "I want to throw more innings," Darvish said after pitching five efficient ones in an 8-2 victory over the Reds on Monday afternoon at Surprise Stadium.