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  1. Tradin’ A.J. Preller and the Padres are looking for a shortstop

    Apr 7, 2015, 2:30 PM EDT

    A.J. Preller

    It’s been nearly 48 hours since the Padres’ last deal. A.J. probably has the shakes.

  2. 2015 Preview: Texas Rangers

    Apr 2, 2015, 12:15 PM EDT

    Jeff Banister

    Will this get worse before it gets better?

  3. Rangers manager Jeff Banister plans to use Leonys Martin as leadoff hitter

    Mar 14, 2015, 12:45 PM EDT

    Leonys Martin AP

    Martin will provide speed at the top of the lineup, but he owns a .316 on-base percentage over his first 334 games in the majors.

  4. Elvis Andrus is in The Best Shape of his Life

    Feb 24, 2015, 11:03 AM EDT

    Elvis Andrus

    Coming off the season he just had, it’s probably good that he is.

  5. Initial thoughts on the Yankees-Tigers-Diamondbacks trade

    Dec 5, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT

    Robbie Ray

    It’s not just The Man who Would Replace Derek Jeter in this deal. But let’s talk about that for a second too.

  6. Rangers GM Jon Daniels will listen to trade offers for Elvis Andrus

    Nov 16, 2014, 10:45 PM EDT

    Elvis Andrus Getty

    Rangers GM Jon Daniels will listen to interested teams on shortstop Elvis Andrus.

  7. It’s “doubtful” that the Yankees will get Elvis Andrus

    Nov 12, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT

    Elvis Andrus

    He costs a lot and has declined in performance of late. Not exactly the sort of guy you jump at.

  8. Derek Jeter’s replacement? Yankees “intrigued” by Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus

    Nov 10, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Elvis Andrus

    Andrus has an eight-year, $120 million contract that doesn’t even start until 2015.

  9. Somehow, it keeps getting worse for the A’s

    Sep 18, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

    Sean Doolittle

    The only thing more painful than hitting rock bottom is thinking you’ve hit it, only to find out there’s still more room to sink.

  10. Money, money, money (and Bud Selig’s nirvana)

    Aug 26, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT

    Bud Selig

    Here at the end of his tenure, baseball is closer to Selig’s nirvana than perhaps ever before.

  11. Rangers plan to hold on to many of their veterans

    Jul 19, 2014, 9:10 PM EDT

    Adrian Beltre

    The Rangers, with baseball’s worst record, are expected to sell off some expendable veterans, but they won’t be getting rid of everybody.

  12. Hanley Ramirez is seeking in excess of $130 million. Is he worth it?

    May 15, 2014, 5:06 PM EDT

    hanley ramirez getty

    Troy Tulowitzki has a $157 million deal. Elvis Andrus makes $120 million. Stephen Drew is unemployed. Where does Hanley fit on that spectrum?

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

    May 1, 2014, 6:53 AM EDT

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    In today’s ATH we offer a few quick history lessons too. For example, did you know that “And That Happened” used to be called “Hark, this Occurred” back when it was a print feature? True story.

  14. Elvis Andrus to return to game action today

    Mar 28, 2014, 8:51 AM EDT

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    The Rangers have been decimated by injuries, but they may be getting one key injured player back today: Rangers manager Ron Washington said Elvis Andrus would start Friday in San Antonio at SS. — Anthony Andro (@aandro) March 28, 2014 Andrus went through a full workout yesterday and his bum elbow seemed OK. If he plays…

  15. Rangers shut down shortstop Elvis Andrus from throwing

    Mar 19, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Elvis Andrus

    Rangers second baseman Jurickson Profar is finally cleared to play defense after missing time with a shoulder injury, but now shortstop Elvis Andrus has been shut down with elbow problems for the second time this month. Andrus will take at least a few games off and Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star Telegram reports…

  16. Smart money on Hanley Ramirez, Jay Bruce in prop bets

    Mar 12, 2014, 5:55 PM EDT

    Hanley Ramirez Getty

    Bovada released its player prop bets for the 2014 season on Wednesday, providing odds on the AL and NL MVP and Cy Young races, as well as MLB’s home run leader. Here’s a look at what I consider to be the best bets in each category. Please do note, though, all information here is for…

  17. Elvis Andrus will be sidelined several days due to flexor tendinitis

    Mar 1, 2014, 11:59 AM EDT

    Elvis Andrus AP

    Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus will be sidelined for “several days” due to tendinitis in the flexor tendon of his right arm, reports Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News. Andrus was trying to play through some early soreness, but the Rangers decided to shut him down after he made an awkward throw to first base…

  18. Ron Washington unveils his planned Rangers lineup

    Feb 19, 2014, 12:19 PM EDT

    ron washington getty

    Rangers manager Ron Washington already has a lineup and batting order in mind for the regular season and he shared it with reporters today: LF Shin-Soo Choo SS Elvis Andrus 1B Prince Fielder 3B Adrian Beltre RF Alex Rios DH Mitch Moreland C Geovany Soto 2B Jurickson Profar CF Leonys Martin No big surprises, although…

  19. Picture of the Day: Elvis Andrus has a new look

    Jan 11, 2014, 4:50 PM EDT

    Elvis Andrus Getty

    And now, for the really big news. Elvis Andrus made an appearance today at the Rangers’ caravan event in Frisco, Texas. And he used the occasion to show off his new Abraham Lincoln-inspired beard. Check it out below, courtesy of Richard Durrett of ESPN Dallas: Check out the beard on @ElvisandrusSS1 today. He claims that…

  20. Rangers could deal middle infield depth to address other needs

    Nov 17, 2013, 8:10 PM EDT

    Ian Kinsler

    As Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News points out, the Rangers have a surfeit of middle infield depth. At the Major League level, they have Ian Kinsler and Elvis Andrus signed to lengthy contracts as well as Jurickson Profar. Beyond those three, prospects Rougned Odor and Luis Sardinas are waiting in the wings. With…

  21. Orioles may trade Matt Wieters or J.J. Hardy to create payroll flexibility

    Nov 15, 2013, 10:10 PM EDT

    Baltimore Orioles v Pittsburgh Pirates

    With their eyes on the horizon, the Orioles are open to the possibility of trading catcher Matt Wieters or shortstop J.J. Hardy to create payroll flexibility, reports Steve Melewski of MASN. The O’s have some interesting situations to address in the near future including extending Chris Davis (a free agent after 2015) and buying out…

  22. Cardinals prepared to trade young starting pitching this winter for a shortstop upgrade

    Nov 10, 2013, 5:39 PM EDT

    john mozeliak getty

    Cardinals GM John Mozeliak is not being shy about his primary offseason strategy: Mozeliak made it clear to us this morning that he’d like to trade a young “starting pitcher”: for a “young controllable shortstop” XM 89 — JIM BOWDEN (@JimBowdenESPNxm) November 10, 2013 There are a couple of shortstop options on the free agent…

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