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Matt Harrison earned his hefty pay raise from the Rangers on Thursday by developing as a front-line starter at the Major League level. Harrison doesn't plan on letting up after signing a five-year, $55 million contract, solidifying another key piece of …Share Tweet
Feliz agrees to 1-year, $2.9M deal with RangersESPN.com Jan 17, 2013Texas Rangers pitcher Neftali Feliz has agreed to terms on a one-year contract for the 2013 season.Share Tweet
Ogando tells Rangers he won't pitch in ClassicESPN.com Jan 17, 2013Alexi Ogando is on the preliminary roster for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic, but he has informed the Texas Rangers that he won't participate.Share TweetMLB.com Jan 17, 2013With the release of the provisional rosters last month came All-Star lists from Team USA and the Dominican Republic, to name two, but the rosters also include several prominent prospects who will experience the Classic.Share Tweetgrantland.com Jan 17, 2013The Mariners, A's, and Nationals pulled off a three-way trade, one that likely improves just one of the three teams this year, and potentially makes o...Share Tweet
USA Announces WBC RosterJan 17Jim Bowden breaks down Team USA's roster for the World Baseball Classic.
Napoli Agrees To One-Year Deal With Red SoxJan 17Jim Bowden discusses the details of Mike Napoli's one-year deal with the Red Sox.
Rangers Give Harrison Five-Year ContractJan 17Jim Bowden discusses Matt Harrison's five-year, $55 million contract with the Rangers.