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|Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:33:10 EDT|
Darvish's return date still uncertain
Right-hander Yu Darvish is eligible to be activated off the 15-day disabled list before Monday's series opener against the Mariners, but the Rangers are still unsure when he will pitch again.
|Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:33:08 EDT|
Holland to make another rehab start Sunday
The Rangers have yet to name a starting pitcher for Sunday's series finale against the Royals, but don't count on it being left-hander Derek Holland.
|Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:33:06 EDT|
Cotts happy to still be with Rangers
As much interest as Neal Cotts has drawn from other teams recently, it's hard to believe no one wanted Neal Cotts two years ago.
|Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:33:04 EDT|
Washington excited about Japan trip
Rangers manager Ron Washington has never been to Japan but he is looking forward to changing that this November. Washington will manage a team of notable Major League players that will face Japan's national team, Samurai Japan, in a five-game series and play exhibition games against the Hanshin Tigers and Yomiuri Giants of the Nippon Professional Baseball league.
|Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:52:50 EDT|
Rangers to honor Macko on special weekend
The Rangers will have a private ceremony to honor Joe Macko on Friday before their home game with the Royals. A plaque will be unveiled in the ballpark service tunnel across from the media elevator, halfway between the clubhouses.
|Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:18:52 EDT|
Father of Texas ballpark Schieffer set for Rangers HOF
There was never any doubt that Tom Schieffer was Chief of the Mission. That's a title bestowed upon the head of one country's delegation to another nation, and Schieffer held it as the US Ambassador to Australia and Japan during George W. Bush's administration. But before Schieffer immersed himself in international diplomacy at the behest of his former business partner, there was no doubt he was the Chief of the Mission at the corner of Randol Mill and Ballpark Way.
|Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:25:47 EDT|
MLB stars commit to 'All-Star Series' in Japan
Robinson Cano, Adam Jones, Albert Pujols and Yasiel Puig will highlight a group of MLB stars, led by Rangers manager Ron Washington, who will travel to Japan in November to take part in a five-game All-Star Series against Japan's national team, Samurai Japan.
|Thu, 21 Aug 2014 01:25:36 EDT|
Lone Star State has rich pitching heritage
There had been successful pitchers from Texas from baseball's earliest days, but right-hander Nolan Ryan from tiny Alvin became the archetype. Talented. Strong but silent. Rawhide tough. All traits backed up by 324 wins, 5,714 strikeouts, seven no-hitters and induction into the Hall of Fame in 1999.
|Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:18:44 EDT|
Struggling lefties rest vs. right-hander Eovaldi
The Rangers faced right-hander Nathan Eovaldi on Wednesday in the series finale against the Marlins, and manager Ron Washington decided to sit Jim Adduci and Mike Carp.
|Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:02:37 EDT|
Holland not quite ready to rejoin Rangers' rotation
The Rangers see Derek Holland making progress in his recovery from offseason knee surgery. They still don't see him ready to return to the Major Leagues.
|Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:02:35 EDT|
Buckel flashes signs of comeback in Minors
Cody Buckel, once one of the Rangers' top pitching prospects, is starting to show signs that he is overcoming his serious control problems.
|Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:02:34 EDT|
Rangers boast top farm system in baseball
The Rangers' eight farm teams went into Wednesday with the best overall record of any organization. Including the two Dominican Summer League teams, Texas' eight clubs had a .573 winning percentage.