Skip to content

Alexi Ogando

  1. Rangers acquire Mike Carp off of waivers from the Red Sox

    Aug 3, 2014, 4:43 PM EDT

    Mike Carp

    Mike Carp got his wish, as the Red Sox traded him on Sunday evening to the Rangers.

  2. Alexi Ogando has ligament damage in his elbow

    Jun 5, 2014, 4:49 PM EDT

    ogando getty

    Yesterday the Rangers placed right-hander Alexi Ogando on the disabled list with elbow inflammation and today they announced that further examination revealed ligament damage.

  3. Rangers place Alexi Ogando on the disabled list

    Jun 4, 2014, 5:17 PM EDT

    ogando getty

    Rangers right-hander Alexi Ogando is headed to the disabled list with elbow inflammation after posting a 6.84 ERA in 25 innings this season.

  4. Tanner Scheppers’ first big league start will be Opening Day

    Mar 26, 2014, 2:48 PM EDT

    Tanner Scheppers Rangers

    Here’s something you don’t see very often: Because of injuries knocking Yu Darvish, Matt Harrison, and Derek Holland out of the mix the Rangers have turned to Tanner Scheppers as their Opening Day starter and it will also be the 27-year-old right-hander’s first career start in the majors. Scheppers was an occasional starter in the…

  5. Rangers put Tanner Scheppers in rotation, going with Joakim Soria at closer

    Mar 22, 2014, 1:24 PM EDT

    rangers logo

    Today was decision day for the Rangers, as manager Ron Washington made some important calls about the composition of his pitching staff. Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports that Washington will put Tanner Scheppers in the rotation and transition Alexi Ogando into a set-up role. In turn, he has opted for Joakim Soria over…

  6. Alexi Ogando’s struggles could get him bumped from the Rangers’ rotation

    Mar 19, 2014, 12:52 PM EDT

    ogando getty

    Alexi Ogando was slated for the Rangers’ rotation, but after back-to-back poor outings–including an early exit yesterday that had coaches worried he might be injured–T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports that the right-hander could get bumped to the bullpen. Ogando has served in a setup role for the Rangers previously with a lot of success, but…

  7. 2014 Preview: Texas Rangers

    Feb 26, 2014, 4:11 PM EDT

    Choo Fielder

    Between now and Opening Day, HardballTalk will take a look at each of baseball’s 30 teams, asking the key questions, the not-so-key questions, and generally breaking down their chances for the 2014 season. First up: The Texas Rangers. The Big Question: Were the bold moves bold enough? The past two offseasons seasons saw the division…

  8. Matt Harrison to undergo MRI on stiff back

    Feb 20, 2014, 6:31 PM EDT

    Matt Harrison AP

    After missing most of last season with a pair of procedures to repair a herniated disk in his back, Rangers left-hander Matt Harrison continues to have some bad luck on the health front. T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports that Harrison is dealing with stiffness in his lower back and will return to Texas to be…

  9. Report: Rangers making progress on deal with free agent right-hander Jerome Williams

    Jan 11, 2014, 4:08 PM EDT

    jerome williams getty

    Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that the Rangers are “making progress” on a deal with free agent right-hander Jerome Williams. Talks have “intensified” since left-hander Derek Holland suffered a left knee injury which will likely keep him sidelined until midseason. Williams was non-tendered by the Angels in December after posting a 4.57 ERA…

  10. Rangers bring Colby Lewis back on minor league deal

    Nov 23, 2013, 1:23 PM EDT

    colby lewis reuters

    The Rangers announced this afternoon that they have re-signed right-hander Colby Lewis to a minor league contract with an invitation to major league spring training. Richard Durrett of ESPN Dallas reports that he’d make $2 million if he makes the Rangers and could earn an addition $4 million with incentives. Lewis hasn’t thrown a pitch…

  11. Indians, Rangers survive: wild card standings stay unchanged

    Sep 26, 2013, 11:58 PM EDT

    Jurickson Profar

    After the Rays made a sweep in Yankee Stadium look as easy as can be, the Indians and Rangers injected some drama into the AL wild card race before eking out one-run victories. The Indians seemed to have things well in hand against the Twins after scoring three runs in fourth and taking a 6-1…

  12. Justin Maxwell hits walk-off grand slam as Royals defeat Rangers, clinch AL West for Athletics

    Sep 22, 2013, 6:05 PM EDT

    Kansas City Royals v Cleveland Indians

    “The enemy of my enemy is my friend” was the theme today as Royals outfielder Justin Maxwell hit a walk-off grand slam in the 10th inning against the Rangers, clinching the AL West for the Athletics in the process. The Athletics entered the afternoon with a magic number of one, meaning that either a Rangers…

  13. Matt Garza dominates Royals, keeps the Rangers in the hunt

    Sep 21, 2013, 10:00 PM EDT

    Matt Garza

    The once-strong Rangers have had a miserable September, entering tonight’s affair against the Royals with 14 losses in 18 games during the month. With recently-acquired starter Matt Garza on the hill, the Rangers made a strong effort in reversing their fortunes tonight. The Rangers went up 3-0 early on Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie, scoring once…

  14. Rangers place Alexi Ogando on the disabled list

    Aug 20, 2013, 4:16 PM EDT

    ogando getty

    As expected the Rangers have placed Alexi Ogando on the disabled list after the right-hander was diagnosed with nerve inflammation in his shoulder. Ogando complained of soreness during a start last week, so the Rangers sent him for further testing and skipped his next turn in the rotation. Because the DL stint is backdated he’ll…

  15. Alexi Ogando diagnosed with shoulder nerve inflammation

    Aug 16, 2013, 5:17 PM EDT

    ogando getty

    Alexi Ogando had a CT scan after complaining of shoulder soreness during Tuesday’s start and the Rangers announced that he’s been diagnosed with inflammation of a nerve in his shoulder. The new good is that the injury is potentially minor enough that Ogando hasn’t been placed on the disabled list yet, although Anthony Andro of…

  16. Alexi Ogando underwent a CT scan on his sore shoulder

    Aug 15, 2013, 10:15 AM EDT

    ogando getty

    Alexi Ogando has struggled since coming off the disabled list three weeks ago, posting a 4.68 ERA in five starts with as many walks (11) as strikeouts (11) in 25 innings. And now he might be hurt. Drew Davison of the Fort Worth Star Telegram reports that Ogando complained of shoulder soreness after Tuesday’s start…

  17. Colby Lewis out for the season following hip surgery

    Aug 6, 2013, 4:46 PM EDT

    lewis-colby-111019

    Colby Lewis was on the verge of rejoining the Rangers after a year-long recovery from elbow surgery, but now he needs hip surgery and will miss the remainder of the season. General manager Jon Daniels announced that Lewis will have surgery to remove bone spurs from his right hip and won’t be able to resume…

  18. Alexi Ogando won’t rejoin Rangers until second half

    Jun 28, 2013, 11:51 AM EDT

    ogando getty

    Alexi Ogando still has some shoulder soreness following a bullpen session earlier this week, so not surprisingly manager Ron Washington admitted that the Rangers don’t expect him back from the disabled list until after the All-Star break. Jeff Wilson of the Forth Worth Star Telegram reports that Ogando will throw at least one more bullpen…

  19. Alexi Ogando lands back on the 15-day disabled list

    Jun 9, 2013, 5:12 PM EDT

    ogando getty

    Alexi Ogando was activated from the disabled list last Wednesday after sitting out three weeks with biceps tendinitis. But he’s back on the shelf again. MLB.com’s T.R. Sullivan reports that Ogando was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday due to inflammation in his right (throwing) shoulder. Josh Lindblom was recalled from Triple-A Round Rock…

  20. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Jun 6, 2013, 6:57 AM EDT

    Carlos Gonzalez

    Rockies 12, Reds 4: The Colorado Wrecking Crew: Carlos Gonzalez hit three home runs and drove in six. Troy Tulowitzki hit two of his own. Pedro Villarreal had no idea what hit him. White Sox 7, Mariners 5: You figure if you score five runs in the top of an extra inning that you’re gonna…

  21. Rangers activate Alexi Ogando from the disabled list

    Jun 5, 2013, 4:00 PM EDT

    alexi ogando getty

    As expected, the Rangers have activated Alexi Ogando from the disabled list for tonight’s start against the Red Sox, in Boston. Ogando has been out since mid-May with biceps tendinitis, but tossed six innings of two-run ball (including zero earned runs) at Double-A on Friday to convince the Rangers he’s ready to return. He threw…

  22. Alexi Ogando close to rejoining Rangers’ rotation

    May 30, 2013, 1:51 PM EDT

    Alexi Ogando

    Alexi Ogando is scheduled to make a minor-league rehab start Friday at Double-A and if it goes well the Rangers right-hander will likely be cleared to return from the disabled list. Ogando has missed the past two weeks with biceps tendinitis, but Randy Jennings of ESPN Dallas reports that he’s expected to throw around 75…

  23. Rangers place Alexi Ogando on the disabled list

    May 16, 2013, 4:58 PM EDT

    alexi ogando getty

    Alexi Ogando pitched well in his last start, throwing six innings of two-run ball Wednesday, but now he’s headed to the disabled list with biceps tendinitis. Josh Lindblom is expected to take Ogando’s place in the rotation beginning Monday, which is interesting because all 101 of his big-league appearances have come out of the bullpen.…

  24. Oakland’s Dan Straily strikes out 11, wins and then gets demoted

    Apr 6, 2013, 1:34 AM EDT

    Dan Straily

    Dan Straily knew he was only a member of Oakland’s rotation because Bartolo Colon had a handful of games left on his 2012 PED suspension. So, it didn’t come as any surprise when he was optioned to Triple-A after striking out 11 Astros and picking up his third big-league victory Friday. Casey Pratt of CSNBayArea.com…

  25. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 4, 2013, 5:33 AM EDT

    Philadelphia Phillies v Atlanta Braves

    Today was supposed to be the first day that I posted ATH later than I used to. Really: I was going to restore life balance with this one. I watched the Braves game last night but rather than stay up another hour and a half or two hours getting most of the recaps done, I…

Featured video

Pitching duel highlights Game 1 of WS
Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. T. Ishikawa (2636)
  2. M. Bumgarner (2624)
  3. J. Shields (2308)
  4. Y. Molina (1996)
  5. L. Cain (1877)