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|Tue, 19 Feb 2019 14:06:13 EDT
Gallo, Mazara open to long-term deals
Outfielders Joey Gallo and Nomar Mazara are both interested in long-term contract extensions if that's something the Rangers want to talk about in earnest this spring.
|Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:32:57 EDT
Rangers' rookie pitchers get Driveline treatment
Rangers rookie left-handed pitchers C.D. Pelham, Brady Feigl and Brett Martin followed the path of Tim Lincecum this winter. Those three were sent by the Rangers to Driveline Baseball, the Seattle-area workout facility that is developing a nationwide reputation for being able to help pitchers.
|Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:52:01 EDT
DeShields enters camp with eyes on CF job
Delino DeShields was the Opening Day center fielder last season but started just 93 games due to injuries. Despite that, both he and manager Chris Woodward enter spring camp confident in DeShields' abilities.
|Mon, 18 Feb 2019 18:33:15 EDT
Rangers mulling extensions for young core
The Rangers are having internal discussions about approaching some of their younger players about long-term contracts before Spring Training is over, something that annually happens this time of year. Outfielders Joey Gallo and Nomar Mazara and right-handed pitcher Jose Leclerc would be the players most likely to be approached.
|Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:08:24 EDT
Pence's first workouts delayed by sore shoulder
Outfielder Hunter Pence did not participate in the Rangers first full-squad workout on Monday because of a sore right shoulder. The Rangers do not believe it is serious but are going to give Pence some time off.
|Mon, 18 Feb 2019 18:20:16 EDT
The Rangers' Spring Training battle to watch
The next five weeks will see lots of shuffling on Major League rosters. Here are the most intriguing positional battles on each of the 30 MLB clubs.
|Sun, 17 Feb 2019 16:38:18 EDT
FAQs about Rangers pitching coach Rangel
The Rangers hired 55 new people for their baseball operations department this offseason, and pitching coach Julio Rangel may be right behind manager Chris Woodward in importance. This will be the first time Rangel has ever had a Major League job. Here are some frequently asked questions about the new pitching coach.
|Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:58:45 EDT
Rangers' Top 30 Prospects list
Who do the Rangers have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Texas' Top 30 Prospects on MLB Pipeline's Prospect Watch.
|Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:31:08 EDT
Rangers ink Revere to Minor League deal
The Rangers have signed veteran outfielder Ben Revere to a Triple-A contract with an invitation to Spring Training. The deal, which was pending a physical, was completed on Monday.
|Sun, 17 Feb 2019 17:51:25 EDT
WakWay providing free food markets in Phoenix
Rangers bench coach Don Wakamatsu is in charge of running Spring Training for manager Chris Woodward and making sure the daily schedule runs smoothly. Wakamatsu's WakWay Foundation will also be busy in Spring Training. Every Saturday morning, the foundation will partner with the Giumarra Companies and with the support of a grant from Albertsons/Safeway to hold free community markets at five locations in the Greater Phoenix area.
|Sun, 17 Feb 2019 21:02:04 EDT
Reasons for optimism for each MLB club
On this opening week of Spring Training, all 30 Major League teams have one thing in common: optimism. Here's an optimism cheat sheet for each of them.
|Sat, 16 Feb 2019 18:37:23 EDT
Andrus is now Rangers' elder statesman
Shortstop Elvis Andrus, who reported on Saturday, doesn't seem to mind the fact that people are giving the Rangers little chance to be better this season.