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Rangers have deal with teen international prospect Taveras

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- The Texas Rangers have agreed to terms with switch-hitting teenager Leodys Taveras, one of the top international free agents. Texas announced the deal Thursday, the first day major league teams could sign such players. Baseball America ranked Taveras as the third-best international prospect. MLB.com listed the speedy 16-year-old center fielder from the Dominican...
Via AP on Fox
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Beltre’s home burglarized, championship ring, suite tickets stolen

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY SportsTexas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre had his home broken into shortly after he left for the Rangers’ homestand finale against Oakland on June 25. According to Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News, Beltre came home after the game to find his 2011 AL Championship ring and tickets to his suite at Globe Life Park in Arlington stolen. The police...
Via Sports-Glory
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Beltre’s home burglarized, AL title ring, suite tickets stolen

The home of Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre was burglarized last week, according to a report from The Dallas Morning News. No one was at the home at the time of the burglary, which occurred sometime Thursday morning. Beltre had already left for the ballpark for the Rangers’ matinee game against the Oakland A’s....Read More The post Adrian Beltre’s home burglarized...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Home of Texas Rangers Slugger Adrian Beltre Burglarized; 2011 AL Championship Ring Stolen

Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre hates it when people rub his bald head, but many of his teammates like to do it anyway; especially short stop Elvis Andrus. Whatever his anger level is while getting his head rubbed probably pales in comparison to how he was willing when he learned his house was robbed.The crime happened last Thursday; during the morning hours after he had...
Via FatManWriting
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rangers option Joey Gallo to Triple-A

With Josh Hamilton coming off the disabled list the Texas Rangers have sent rookie Joey Gallo back to Triple-A. The 21-year-old Gallo was hitting batted .218/.306/.448 with five home runs and a 43/11 K/BB ratio over 98 plate appearances since his call up to the big leagues. Gallo still projects to be a huge piece of the Rangers future but right now the team feels it is best to give...
Via Tireball.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Yovani Gallardo’s imposing dominance as of late

After spending eight seasons with the once dominant Milwaukee Brewers, hard-throwing right-hander, Yovani Gallardo, was traded to Texas. The Texas Rangers made a fantastic acquisition in January of 2015 to obtain  the twenty-nine year old veteran. The Rangers initially deployed Gallardo as a starter deeper in the staff, but after a plague of injuries, he was granted the one spot...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers’ outfielder Josh Hamilton set to return Tuesday

The Texas Rangers, who sit five games back of the first place Houston Astros in the American League West with a record of 39-38, look to be getting some reinforcements on Tuesday, with outfielder Josh Hamilton set to be activated from the disabled list. The 34-year-old Hamilton has been on the DL since June 4 with a strained left hamstring. The once feared slugger claimed he was...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers: The good, the bad, and the ugly

The Texas Rangers have been all over the map this season. A questionable start in April, to a white-hot May, and now an abysmal stretch in June, the Rangers have been the definition of inconsistent. It seems impossible to know this team’s true identity. The Good Adrian Beltre Texas has shown signs of being a top team in baseball. Before Tuesday’s loss to Oakland, the Rangers...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Becoming Competitors Once Again?

For two years the Texas Rangers were the toast of the American League as they represented the AL in the World Series for two consecutive years. via TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers’ Yovani Gallardo continues dominance on the mound

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo tossed 8 1/3 scoreless innings against the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday afternoon and has now thrown a career-best 23 1/3 consecutive scoreless innings. Gallardo was dominant on the mound Saturday as he allowed just three hits and two walks while striking out four batters. It was the third consecutive start in which he did not allow...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Slugger Prince Fielder Hits Career Home Run No. 300 Against Toronto

Prince Fielder has been bashing home runs for a long time. Friday heading in to a game against the Toronto Blue Jays it has been some time since the last time he went yard so he made up for it by smacking one out of the park in the first inning to give the Rangers a 1-0 lead. This wasn't just any home run though. It was career jack No. 300 for the big man.Alas it was in a losing...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Prince Fielder trips over first base in latest base path misadventure (video)

Prince Fielder isn’t the most svelte baseball player — not that there’s anything wrong with that — which in turn means he isn’t the most agile nor is he the most fleet of foot. But in the past week or so, he has stumbled through two bouts of comical baserunning misadventures. The most recent one,...Read More The post Prince Fielder trips over first base in latest base...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Prince Fielder trips over first base bag (Video)

Prince Fielder tripped over the first base bag while hustling down the line to beat the throw on a groundout to the pitcher in the seventh inning of Thursday's game against Oakland. Prince Fielder takes a spill running across the first base bag. #Athletics #Rangers http://t.co/KyKvQlHfw2— Fairweather Marvin (@MAD_Marvin) June 25, 2015Things are always interesting when Fielder...
Via Holdout Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Phillies, Rangers having 'ongoing dialogue' on Hamels

  Cole Hamels has been the most talked-about trade chip in Major League Baseball over the last few months, and it sounds like those talks are about to heat up again.   FOX Sports MLB reporter Jon Morosi reported Tuesday afternoon that the Philadelphia Phillies and Texas Rangers are having “ongoing dialogue” about a trade for the Phillies ace. Citing sources, Morosi...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harrison Fights his way Back After Career Threatening Surgery

ARLINGTON, TX – MAY 08: Matt Harrison #54 of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Colorado Rockies in the top of the third inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 8, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) Matt Harrison could’ve walked away from the game of baseball and no one would have questioned him. He could have called it quits and announced...
Via The Sports Journal
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers survive intimidating road trip

The Texas Rangers wrapped up their brief five-game road trip this afternoon against the Chicago White Sox. Although brief in duration, the Rangers had many challenges to overcome in order to consider their time away from home a success. Clayton Kershaw lost his first career start against Texas No better way to start a road trip than to face the reigning Cy Young/MVP Clayton Kershaw...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the Texas Rangers have all the pieces to make the playoffs?

The Texas Ranger never ever quit! Down 1-0 in the top of the ninth Friday night with the Chicago White Sox’s closer, David Robertson, on the mound the Rangers managed to rally and scored two runs via a Mitch Moreland single with two outs and the bases loaded. The team continues to win without Adrian Beltre, Josh Hamilton, Matt Harrison, Martin Perez, Derek Holland, and Neftali...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Gallo talks strikeouts and swinging for power

It’s only been 35 major-league plate appearances, but Joey Gallo has already made quite the impression. The ball doesn’t fly off the bat any faster than it does off his, and he’s also second in the big leagues in three-true-outcome percentage (K%+BB%+HR%) — he’s a slugger’s slugger. He’s also second in the big leagues in […]
Via Fangraphs
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Gallo arrives in Texas

With Adrian Beltre set to miss the next few weeks with a thumb injury, the Texas Rangers did something a little unexpected. To fill Beltre’s void, they called up top prospect Joey Gallo from Double-A, who ranked 16th on our top-200 list heading into the season. Gallo made his big-league debut last night, and went 3-for-4 […]
Via Fangraphs
29 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joey Gallo homers in first career game

Texas Rangers prospect Joey Gallo made his major league debut on Tuesday night against the Chicago White Sox, and after a two-run single in his first at bat in the first inning, Gallo absolutely obliterated a pitch from Jeff Samardzija in his second at bat in the third inning. Well…the power has translated to the major league level. Will he be able to make consistent enough...
Via The Outside Corner
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Hamilton comeback could be best MLB story of 2015

To say Josh Hamilton’s career has been full of up and downs is a dramatic understatement. We all know the story now – Hamilton, a former first overall pick with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays who’s supreme talent was derailed by crippling addiction. He rose above his troubles to become one of the games most feared hitters with the Texas Rangers, where he was the AL MVP in 2010...
Via The Outside Corner
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Reporter vows revenge for dousing during Josh Hamilton Gatorade bath (vid)

FOX Sports Southwest reporter Emily Jones found herself in the middle of a celebratory Gatorade shower during her post-game interview with Josh Hamilton following the slugger’s walkoff double. And she has vowed revenge … jokingly. Hamilton’s pinch-hit, two-RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning gave the Texas Rangers a thrilling 4-3 victory over...Read More The post...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss
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