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|Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:05:09 EDT|
Andrus wins Sundberg Community Achievement Award
The Rangers recognized shortstop Elvis Andrus' positive role off the field on Thursday, naming him as the recipient of the 2014 Jim Sundberg Community Achievement Award.
|Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:42:34 EDT|
Banister spends wedding anniversary with Rangers fans
New manager Jeff Banister and shortstop Elvis Andrus each conducted Question & Answer sessions on Wednesday during the "Evening with the Rangers."
|Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:39:46 EDT|
Daniels: Rua in position to make Rangers in 2015
In 28 games and 109 plate appearances, mostly in September last season, Ryan Rua made a solid-enough impression on Rangers management to enter Spring Training as a leading candidate for the starting job in left field.
|Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:39:42 EDT|
Daniels likes young talent Rangers have in system
In terms of big-name acquisitions and blockbuster trades, the Rangers have been relatively quiet this offseason, but general manager Jon Daniels says that's all part of the plan, given the young depth he will have when Spring Training begins in February.
|Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:28:39 EDT|
Rangers' Harrison named club's 'Good Guy Award' winner
Rangers pitcher Matt Harrison was named winner of the 2014 Harold McKinney Good Guy Award, the club announced Wednesday.
|Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:30:47 EDT|
Visit to children's hospital extra special for Banister
For nearly three decades, the Rangers have made a holiday tradition out of visiting children's hospitals to spread some cheer to ailing kids. For new manager Jeff Banister -- who overcame bone cancer and a broken neck as a teenager, undergoing 10 surgeries before he left high school -- the visits take on special significance.
|Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:40:36 EDT|
DeShields thrilled for chance to make impact
Delino DeShields Jr. joins the Rangers with a chance to make the big league club as a fourth outfielder/super-utility man. As a Rule 5 Draft selection, he will remain with the Rangers if he can stick on their 25-man roster for the entire 2015 season.
|Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:40:43 EDT|
Hospital visit, toy drive highlight Rangers' day of giving
The Rangers were out in force again Tuesday, giving back to the community by making a visit to Cook Children's Medical Center and hosting a toy drive at Globe Life Park.
|Tue, 16 Dec 2014 23:15:10 EDT|
Healthy Fujikawa eager to earn key role in Rangers' bullpen
The Rangers added another option for the back end of their bullpen Tuesday, signing free-agent right-hander Kyuji Fujikawa to a one-year Major League contact for 2015 with a club option for 2016.
|Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:43:39 EDT|
Chirinos, Perez brighten kids' day with Dallas hospital visit
Robinson Chirinos and Martin Perez produced the usual smiles one sees when Rangers players visit children in the hospital around Christmas time, with Thursday's stop at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital in Dallas. They handed out souvenirs and autographs and posed for photos with patients and nurses.
|Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:30:00 EDT|
Rangers land lefty Detwiler in trade with Nationals
Texas has acquired left-handed pitcher Ross Detwiler from the Nationals in exchange for infielder Chris Bostick and right-hander Abel De Los Santos. The Rangers expect the veteran to step into their rotation.
|Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:32:04 EDT|
Rangers grab speedy outfielder DeShields in Rule 5 Draft
The Rangers came to the Winter Meetings looking for starting pitching and left with an outfielder taken in the Rule 5 Draft. It could be a significant selection. The Rangers took outfielder Delino DeShields Jr. from the Astros with the third pick.