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|Fri, 6 Dec 2013 14:02:16 EDT|
Rangers expect deal with free-agent catcher Arencibia
The Rangers, seeking a backup catcher for Geovany Soto, expected to complete a deal Friday with free agent J.P. Arencibia, according to a baseball source.
|Thu, 5 Dec 2013 18:42:53 EDT|
Contreras signs Minors deal with spring camp invite
The Rangers are going to give right-hander Jose Contreras a chance to be the second-oldest pitcher in franchise history. The club announced on Thursday they have signed Contreras to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training. Contreras turns 42 on Friday.
|Sat, 7 Dec 2013 10:59:59 EDT|
Busy Rangers won't stand pat at Winter Meetings
The Rangers are threatening to peak even before the Winter Meetings begin. But there will be more work to do when general manager Jon Daniels and his cadre of advisors and scouts assemble at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Monday for the Winter Meetings.
|Thu, 5 Dec 2013 14:04:44 EDT|
Rangers bringing back TV, radio broadcast teams
The Rangers are bringing back all their television and radio broadcasters for 2014. The only change is television analyst Tom Grieve will have a slightly reduced workload, with Mark McLemore filling in for him on occasion.
|Thu, 5 Dec 2013 10:01:01 EDT|
Three charged with kidnapping, extorting Martin
The U.S. attorney's office in Miami, Fla., on Wednesday charged three people with conspiring to smuggle, kidnap and extort Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin three years ago, according to a report by The Miami Herald.
|Wed, 4 Dec 2013 22:38:07 EDT|
Texas seeking backup catcher who can step up
The Rangers have many options to consider, but one issue that must be addressed before the offseason is over is finding a backup catcher to pair with Geovany Soto behind the plate in 2014.
|Wed, 4 Dec 2013 16:22:05 EDT|
'Right fit' leading Rangers' decision process
The Rangers still want to address their needs at backup catcher and starting pitching, but left field still seems to be the biggest question confronting the club in their final preparations for four days at the Walt Disney Swan & Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
|Tue, 3 Dec 2013 21:00:39 EDT|
Choice-Gentry trade shows mettle of Beane, Daniels
The Athletics and Rangers just made the kind of trade that only really smart, really confident general managers make. In this case, it was Oakland's Billy Beane and Texas' Jon Daniels. It's the kind of trade that reflects plenty of organizational swagger on both sides. To put it another way, these boys aren't afraid to fail.
|Tue, 3 Dec 2013 16:01:17 EDT|
Rangers add run producer Choice in trade with A's
The Rangers have acquired outfielder Michael Choice and infielder Chris Bostick from the Athletics for outfielder Craig Gentry and pitcher Josh Lindblom.
|Tue, 3 Dec 2013 21:30:49 EDT|
Rangers not done heading into Winter Meetings
The Rangers haven't even made it to the Winter Meetings and they have already acquired one of the top power hitters, as well as one of the best young hitting prospects in the game. The Rangers may still have a card or two left to play when the Winter Meetings begin on Monday in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
|Mon, 2 Dec 2013 20:58:20 EDT|
A.J. to get Good Guy Award day before Rangers FanFest
Catcher A.J. Pierzynski has been selected as the 2013 winner of the Harold McKinney Good Guy Award by members of the local chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America. He will be honored at the Rangers Awards Dinner on Friday, Jan. 24, in Grapevine, Texas. The dinner will be followed by the 2014 Texas Rangers FanFest, which will be held at the Ballpark in Arlington from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT on Saturday, Jan. 25.
|Mon, 2 Dec 2013 19:15:16 EDT|
Texas tendering all five arbitration-eligible players
The Rangers are tendering contracts to all of their unsigned players before Monday's 10:59 p.m. CT deadline. Players who are not tendered contracts before that deadline will become free agents.