Aug 29, 2014, 9:42 PM EST
The injury-ravaged Rangers managed to tie a major league record for all the wrong reasons when they called up Ryan Rua from Triple-A on Friday.
Jun 4, 2014, 5:17 PM EST
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.
Jun 3, 2014, 9:52 PM EST
Matt Harrison has been limited to two starts over the past two seasons because of lingering back issues, and now his career might be in jeopardy. Anthony Andro of FOXSportsSouthwest.com reports that Harrison underwent lumbar disc fusion surgery on Tuesday in Dallas, Texas.
May 22, 2014, 6:16 PM EST
In another brutal blow for the Rangers, Prince Fielder is tentatively scheduled to undergo cervical fusion surgery on Tuesday. He’s expected to miss the rest of the season.
May 18, 2014, 5:55 PM EST
Rangers starter Derek Holland feels ready to begin a rehab assignment, but GM Jon Daniels is “tapping the brakes” on that idea.
May 17, 2014, 7:05 PM EST
In life, you can count on death, taxes, and Prince Fielder being in the lineup. That is, until Saturday night.
May 15, 2014, 6:15 PM EST
Rangers left-hander Martin Perez will join the long list of pitchers to have Tommy John surgery this season.
May 14, 2014, 7:15 PM EST
The Rangers received a salvo of bad news on Wednesday involving pitchers Martin Perez and Matt Harrison.
May 14, 2014, 7:04 AM EST
1-0 leads heading into the ninth were not safe last night.
May 9, 2014, 6:31 AM EST
Getting Shemped: That moment when you decide to stay up late and watch the Dodgers and found out you got stuck with a Josh Beckett start.
May 8, 2014, 9:31 PM EST
Nolan Arenado singled in the third inning this evening to extend his hitting streak to 28 games, setting a franchise record in the process.
May 2, 2014, 8:30 PM EST
The Angels have called up former Athletics prospect Grant Green from Triple-A.
Apr 27, 2014, 2:22 PM EST
As expected, the Rangers have activated left-hander Matt Harrison from the disabled list for Sunday’s series finale in Seattle against the host Mariners. Harrison will be making his first start since April 2013.
Apr 23, 2014, 2:30 PM EST
Matt Harrison will come off the disabled list and start Sunday for the Rangers, seeing his first big-league game action in more than a year following multiple back surgeries and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.
Apr 18, 2014, 4:22 PM EST
This morning I wrote about how the Rangers had to be considering removing Tanner Scheppers from the rotation given his awful performance through four starts and now they’ve placed him on the disabled list with elbow inflammation.
Apr 18, 2014, 11:19 AM EST
Tanner Scheppers and his 9.82 ERA may not be long for the Rangers’ rotation.
Apr 7, 2014, 3:20 PM EST
Added to the Rangers’ rotation following a rash of injuries, Joe Saunders is now headed to the disabled list with a bruised ankle.
Apr 4, 2014, 9:49 PM EST
The Rangers saw another pitcher succumb to an injury.
Apr 1, 2014, 2:14 PM EST
On the disabled list as he tries to return from multiple back surgeries last season, Rangers left-hander Matt Harrison has been cleared to make a minor-league rehab start Thursday at Double-A.
Mar 28, 2014, 3:51 PM EST
Released by the Mariners earlier this week, right-hander Scott Baker has agreed to a new minor-league contract with the Rangers. Texas was in the market for rotation depth with Yu Darvish, Matt Harrison, and Derek Holland all hurting, but Baker was a mess in Mariners camp and missed nearly all of the past two seasons…
Mar 26, 2014, 3:15 PM EST
Texas is desperate for rotation help right now with Yu Darvish, Matt Harrison, and Derek Holland all hurt, to the point that the Rangers have turned to Tanner Scheppers as their Opening Day starter despite his never starting an MLB game before. And yet they just released Tommy Hanson, who not so long ago was…
Mar 26, 2014, 2:48 PM EST
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…
Mar 25, 2014, 12:16 PM EST
Yu Darvish will not start on Opening Day for the Rangers, as the right-hander has been scratched from his Game 1 assignment due to a neck injury. Darvish woke up one morning with a stiff neck last week and had to miss his spring training start Friday. Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star Telegram…
Mar 24, 2014, 3:45 PM EST
Texas hasn’t officially changed its Opening Day plans yet, but T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports that Yu Darvish is unlikely to make his Game 1 start because of a stiff neck. For now general manager Jon Daniels is saying the Rangers could simply push back Darvish’s start, basically moving him to the end of the…
Mar 22, 2014, 1:24 PM EST
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…
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