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|Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:20:01 EDT|
Rangers place Baker on DL with thumb sprain
Jeff Baker is still unable to throw a baseball or grip a bat, so the Rangers placed him on the disabled list on Tuesday with a sprained right thumb.
|Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:19:18 EDT|
Berkman back in lineup after two-game hiatus
Lance Berkman was back in the lineup on Tuesday after getting two days off. But he was batting fifth in the order after batting exclusively in the third spot.
|Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:18:21 EDT|
Despite dominant stretch, Perez staying in Minors
Left-hander Martin Perez threw six scoreless innings for Triple-A Round Rock in a 12-2 victory over Oklahoma City on Monday night and is 4-0 with a 1.13 ERA in his last four starts.
|Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:17:38 EDT|
Texas taking it slow with Ogando's rehab
Pitcher Alexi Ogando, on the disabled list with inflammation in his right shoulder, is still not 100 percent.
|Tue, 18 Jun 2013 00:24:30 EDT|
Rangers end slide with Cruz's big day, clutch relief
Nelson Cruz drove in four runs with two home runs and a double to carry the Rangers to an 8-7 victory over the Athletics at the Ballpark in Arlington on Monday night.
|Mon, 17 Jun 2013 19:16:30 EDT|
Rangers rest Berkman for second straight game
Designated hitter Lance Berkman was out of the lineup for the second straight game on Monday as the Rangers try to get him back as physically strong as possible.
|Mon, 17 Jun 2013 19:16:28 EDT|
Profar becomes youngest Rangers DH
On Monday, Jurickson Profar became the youngest player to ever be used as the designated hitter in the leadoff spot since the position was created by the American League in 1973. He was also the youngest designated hitter in Rangers history.
|Mon, 17 Jun 2013 19:16:26 EDT|
Soria nearing rehab assignment
Joakim Soria, who has not pitched in the Major Leagues since 2011, is getting ready to go on a medical rehabilitation assignment. Soria threw approximately 30 pitches of live batting practice on Monday without any issues.
|Mon, 17 Jun 2013 19:16:24 EDT|
Shoulder discomfort still limiting Ogando
Alexi Ogando remains limited to throwing on flat ground while waiting for the discomfort in his right shoulder to subside. Ogando last pitched on June 5 in Boston and is eligible to come off the disabled list on Friday.
|Sun, 16 Jun 2013 20:17:33 EDT|
Holland gets minimal backing in finale
The Rangers' slump continued on Father's Day in a 7-2 loss to the Blue Jays, who completed the four-game sweep. It was the first time the Rangers had been swept this season.
|Sun, 16 Jun 2013 14:57:05 EDT|
Moreland to begin rehab assignment
Mitch Moreland was cleared to begin his rehab assignment at Double-A Frisco on Monday. The assignment is expected to last three games.
|Sun, 16 Jun 2013 14:57:03 EDT|
New position but same game for Profar
Jurickson Profar made his first career start at third base Sunday against the Blue Jays. Profar worked with first-base coach Dave Anderson before the game to get comfortable with the signals used Sunday.