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|Thu, 23 May 2013 13:50:00 EDT|
Texas releases Lowe, inks Teahen to Minors deal
The Rangers placed veteran right-hander Derek Lowe on unconditional release waivers and signed infielder Mark Teahen to a Minor League contract Thursday.
|Thu, 23 May 2013 12:57:41 EDT|
High ceiling fan: Rangers remind Martin of potential
Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin has played baseball almost all his life, but he's dealing with the higher expectations after making a big league Opening Day roster for the first time.
|Wed, 22 May 2013 23:21:03 EDT|
Grimm faces familiar opponent to open road trip
Lefty Joe Saunders, who has struggled on the road but is 3-0 with a 0.94 ERA at home, pitches for the Mariners, as they play host to righty Justin Grimm and the first-place Rangers for the start of a three-game set on Friday night at Safeco Field.
|Wed, 22 May 2013 18:03:35 EDT|
Rangers' Wolf wins first big league start
Ross Wolf emerged from Minor League oblivion to rescue the Rangers' rotation and earn his first Major League victory. The 30-year-old righty allowed just one run in five innings and the Rangers held on to a 3-1 win over the Athletics on Wednesday afternoon at the Ballpark in Arlington.
|Wed, 22 May 2013 13:28:07 EDT|
Garcia gets start, giving Profar day off
After two straight starts by Jurickson Profar at second base, Leury Garcia was in the lineup on Wednesday afternoon as the Rangers try to get by while Ian Kinsler is on the disabled list with a strained muscle in his right ribcage. Profar is the big prospect, but manager Ron Washington wants to keep Garcia engaged because he is expected to remain the Rangers' utility player once Kinsler returns.
|Wed, 22 May 2013 13:25:55 EDT|
Burns odd man out after Wolf called up
The Rangers made room for right-hander Ross Wolf by sending reliever Cory Burns back to Triple-A Round Rock. The move leaves four left-handed relievers in the Rangers' seven-man bullpen.
|Wed, 22 May 2013 13:25:50 EDT|
Perez impresses, still may need more time
Left-handed prospect Martin Perez missed two months with a broken left arm and the Rangers would like to give him more time before considering him as an option at the Major League level. But he is one of several under consideration to pitch the second game of a doubleheader against the Diamondbacks on Monday in Arizona.
|Wed, 22 May 2013 13:25:46 EDT|
Moreland not in starting lineup, Baker takes spot
Mitch Moreland was out of the lineup on Wednesday for the first time since April 19. Manager Ron Washington just decided it was time for Moreland to get a day off and Jeff Baker started at first base and hit seventh.
|Wed, 22 May 2013 00:40:18 EDT|
Rangers unable to back Darvish, blanked by A's
Yu Darvish made just one mistake over six stellar innings, but the Rangers were flummoxed by Dan Straily in a 1-0 loss to the A's on Tuesday at the Ballpark.
|Tue, 21 May 2013 19:19:47 EDT|
Tepesch to miss Wednesday start with blister
The Rangers have scratched pitcher Nick Tepesch from Wednesday's start with a blister on his right middle finger. The club is planning to recall right-hander Ross Wolf from Triple-A Round Rock to start against the Athletics.
|Tue, 21 May 2013 19:19:27 EDT|
Rangers call up veteran reliever Cotts
The Rangers called up left-hander Neal Cotts on Tuesday from Triple-A Round Rock, almost four years to the day when he last pitched in the Major Leagues.
|Tue, 21 May 2013 19:18:09 EDT|
Pierzynski activated from DL, back in lineup
A.J. Pierzynski was activated off the disabled list on Tuesday after missing two weeks with a strained oblique muscle in his right ribcage.