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|Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:25:34 EDT|
Maddux, Magadan will return to Rangers' staff
The Rangers officially announced that pitching coach Mike Maddux has agreed to a new contract and hitting coach Dave Magadan is returning for the final season of his three-year deal, while Triple-A Round Rock manager Steve Buechele has been promoted to bench coach under new manager Jeff Banister.
|Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:45:59 EDT|
Rangers targeting starting pitching in free agency
Starting pitching is at the top of the Rangers' shopping list in the offseason. That's where the club will begin in trying to rebuild from losing 95 games last season, in addition to looking at their bullpen and starting lineup.
|Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:13:05 EDT|
Aiming to shore up rotation, Rangers open talks with Lewis
The Rangers, having set starting pitching as their top priority for the offseason, have made an opening offer to free-agent pitcher Colby Lewis. With the World Series over, the Rangers have five days to negotiate with and sign their own free agents. The Rangers have four free agents of their own in Lewis, pitchers Scott Baker and Neal Cotts, and outfielder Alex Rios.
|Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:00:34 EDT|
BBQ blast has Pena among Rangers' GIBBY hopefuls
Carlos Pena only hit one home run during his short time with the Rangers in 2014. But its landing spot puts it among the nominees for MLB.com's 2014 Greatness in Baseball Yearly (GIBBY) Awards.
|Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:50:40 EDT|
Fall Stars Game filled to brim with talent
Several of the best prospects in baseball will collide on Saturday in the ninth annual Fall Stars Game, the yearly All-Star Game for the Arizona Fall League. This year's rosters feature 14 players from MLBPipeline.com's Top 100 Prospects list.
|Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:15:07 EDT|
Beltre only Rangers player among AL Gold Glove finalists
Adrian Beltre of the Rangers is one of three finalists for the Rawlings Gold Glove Award for fielding excellence among American League third basemen.
|Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:53:35 EDT|
Inbox: What offseason decisions are looming?
Will the Rangers stick with Mitch Moreland? Does Joey Gallo have a chance to make the Opening Day roster? Beat reporter T.R. Sullivan takes a look at the latest questions on fans' minds in the Inbox.
|Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:00:00 EDT|
Rangers Arizona Fall League overview
Perhaps more than any other farm system, the Rangers are teeming with toolsy, young position players. Outfielder Nick Williams is the most consistent hitter among them, but even he realizes he has more work to do before he's ready for the big leagues.
|Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:55:52 EDT|
Bogar opts to break from Rangers' coaching staff
Tim Bogar, who served as interim manager for the final 22 games of the Rangers' season, will not be joining new manager Jeff Banister's coaching staff. That was the conclusion reached after Bogar had discussions with Banister and general manager Jon Daniels.
|Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:47:06 EDT|
Texas' Williams hits big homer in Fall League action
Nick Williams made his entrance as an injury replacement in the third inning and later drilled a two-run home run to lead the Surprise Saguaros to a 6-5 win over the Mesa Solar Sox.
|Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:55:52 EDT|
De Leon is thriving in Arizona Fall League, despite his age
It's not a typo, but it certainly seems like one at first glance. Michael De Leon isn't just the youngest player in history of the the Arizona Fall League, he's six years younger than his average teammate and a full decade younger than the oldest player on the team. De Leon, who won't turn 18 until January, isn't old enough to drive or vote in his native Dominican Republic, but he's finding sure footing among the best prospects in baseball.
|Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:03:29 EDT|
Sundberg remembers Royals' 1985 championship season
Jim Sundberg's memory of where his World Series ring is may be a little hazy, but he still vividly recalls the events of October 1985. That was when the Royals played in their last World Series, and Sundberg played a significant role in bringing home the only World Series championship in club history.