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Rangers non-tender Hoying, sign 7 to deals

Rangers non-tender Hoying, sign 7 to deals

MLB.com Updated Dec 2 (3 days ago)
The Rangers on Friday tendered contracts to all of their arbitration-eligible players, except outfielder Jared Hoying, making him a free agent.
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  • Martinez hoping winter ball pays off in spring

    Martinez hoping winter ball pays off in spring

    MLB.com Nov 29 (6 days ago)
    Rangers right-hander Nick Martinez said he enjoyed everything about pitching for the Toros del Este in the eastern city of La Romana. It was his first time pitching in winter ball and it appears to a complete success for the 25-year-old who will once ag…
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  • Sale, Cutch, Encarnacion intriguing to Texas

    Sale, Cutch, Encarnacion intriguing to Texas

    MLB.com Nov 22
    Chris Sale. Andrew McCutchen. Edwin Encarnacion. Those are the three most intriguing players to the Rangers this offseason. One is a free agent, and the other two are available by trade.
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  • Rangers prospects questioned in hazing

    Rangers prospects questioned in hazing

    A group of Texas Rangers prospects were questioned and potentially face charges from police in the Dominican Republic after a video surfaced that allegedly shows the hazing assault of a teammate, according to a report.
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  • Texas native Cashner excited to join Rangers

    Texas native Cashner excited to join Rangers

    MLB.com Nov 21
    Andrew Cashner received interest from multiple teams when he entered the free-agent market this offseason. The Rangers were way ahead of the competition.
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  • Report: Rangers Prospect Alleged Sexually Assaulted By Teammate…

    Report: Rangers Prospect Alleged Sexually Assaulted By Teammates At Dominican Academy 

    deadspin.com Nov 21
    An underage baseball prospect as the Texas Rangers’ baseball academy in the Dominican Republic was allegedly sexually assaulted by at least four teammates, reports Yahoo’s Jeff Passan. Eight Rangers prospects were questioned by police and at least four …
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  • Andrew Cashner reportedly signs one-year deal with Rangers

    Andrew Cashner reportedly signs one-year deal with Rangers

    yahoo.com Nov 18
    Beardless Andrew Cashner pitching for the Miami Marlins. (Getty Images) It looks like the Texas Rangers have finally gotten their man. The team has reportedly signed right handed starter Andrew Cashner to a one-year deal worth $10 million. Looks like it…
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  • Banister finishes second in AL MOY vote

    Banister finishes second in AL MOY vote

    MLB.com Nov 15
    Rangers manager Jeff Banister received four first-place nods in American League Manager of the Year voting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America, finishing second behind Cleveland's Terry Francona.
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  • Lucroy to catch for Team USA in World Baseball Classic

    Lucroy to catch for Team USA in World Baseball Classic

    MLB.com Nov 14
    Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy will play for Team USA in the 2017 World Baseball Classic, according to MLB Network contributor Joel Sherman.
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  • Arlington voters approve $500 million for new Rangers stadium

    Arlington voters approve $500 million for new Rangers stadium

    yahoo.com Nov 9
    Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas. (Getty Images) The voters of Arlington, Texas have spoken, and they want the Texas Rangers to have a new stadium. The proposition to fund the new park passed in a landslide on Tuesday night, with the opposition conce…
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  • Giants, Cubs, Rangers had the Golden touch defensively in 2016

    Giants, Cubs, Rangers had the Golden touch defensively in 2016

    ESPN.com Nov 8
    Giants, Cubs, Rangers had the Golden touch defensively in 2016
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  • Texas to pick up Lucroy's option, not Holland's

    Texas to pick up Lucroy's option, not Holland's

    MLB.com Nov 3
    The World Series is over, and now the Rangers have to address their own free agents.
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  • Rangers not expected to pick up Holland's option

    Rangers not expected to pick up Holland's option

    MLB.com Oct 31
    The Rangers are not planning to pick up pitcher Derek Holland's $11 million option, and a trade could be a possibility, Major League sources said Monday. Holland has been informed of the Rangers' intention not to pick up his option.
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  • The Texas Rangers' Ballpark Scam Is Even Worse Than We Thought

    The Texas Rangers' Ballpark Scam Is Even Worse Than We Thought

    deadspin.com Oct 18
    Back in June, WFAA-TV took a close look at the Texas Rangers’ proposal to build a new stadium in Arlington, which the city and team insist would be built with a 50-50 split of private and public money. WFAA-TV discovered an unprecedented clause in the p…
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  • Game Over: The 2016 Texas Rangers

    Game Over: The 2016 Texas Rangers

    yahoo.com Oct 13
    (Yahoo Sports) Sorry, Texas Rangers, your World Series trophy is in another castle, one that doesn’t care one iota about run differential. The Rangers proved that 2015 wasn’t an aberration, charging through the regular season with an American League lea…
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  • Beasley, Rangers coaches will return in 2017

    Beasley, Rangers coaches will return in 2017

    MLB.com Oct 11
    The Rangers are not planning any changes in their coaching staff this winter, manager Jeff Banister said Tuesday.
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  • Rangers' sweeping loss to Toronto a total team collapse

    Rangers' sweeping loss to Toronto a total team collapse

    ESPN.com Oct 11
    Rangers' sweeping loss to Toronto a total team collapse
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  • Did you know? Key facts from Rangers-Blue Jays Game 3

    Did you know? Key facts from Rangers-Blue Jays Game 3

    It was another unforgettable night in Toronto, as the Blue Jays enjoyed another dramatic, walk-off win in the postseason in their 7-6, 11-inning triumph over the Rangers on Sunday night.
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  • Travis hopes rest before ALCS helps knee heal

    Travis hopes rest before ALCS helps knee heal

    MLB.com Oct 10
    Devon Travis didn't take the field in Sunday night's series-clinching 7-6 victory in 10 innings over the Rangers, but the Blue Jays' injured second baseman is hoping a few days off will allow him to get back into action when the American League Champion…
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  • Fernandez tributes carry into postseason

    Fernandez tributes carry into postseason

    MLB.com Oct 10
    Tributes for Marlins ace Jose Fernandez have carried into the postseason. On Sunday night, in the Blue Jays' 7-6 win over the Rangers to close out their American League Division Series, Toronto right-hander Aaron Sanchez took the mound sporting "JD…
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  • Sanchez puts 'JDF16' on hat in tribute to Fernandez

    Sanchez puts 'JDF16' on hat in tribute to Fernandez

    MLB.com Oct 9
    On a night when his team advanced to the American League Championship Series with a walk-off, 7-6 win over the Rangers, Blue Jays starter Aaron Sanchez paid tribute to late Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez.
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  • Revisit 10 big Hot Stove splashes since 2000

    Revisit 10 big Hot Stove splashes since 2000

    MLB.com Dec 14, 2015
    There's a reason teams want to make a splash at the Winter Meetings.
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  • Video - Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice! 03:33

    Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice!

    Mar 18
    ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell discusses the new bacon-related items being offered by the Texas Rangers this season.
  • Video - Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John Surgery 01:53

    Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John Surgery

    Mar 13
    Tim Kurkjian reacts to the news that Yu Darvish's season will end before it even begins as the Rangers' ace will undergo Tommy John surgery.
  • Video - Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's Return 02:10

    Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's Return

    Mar 13
    Stephania Bell explains the unknown of when Yu Darvish will be able to return and whether he can avoid a second corrective surgery down the line.
  • Video - Darvish's MRI Reveals Sprain In Elbow 02:31

    Darvish's MRI Reveals Sprain In Elbow

    Mar 7
    ESPN.com senior writer Jerry Crasnick discusses the news that Rangers ace Yu Darvish has a sprained ligament in his pitching elbow and how Texas could try to replace Darvish at the top of its rotation.