This is the April 5, 2013 news archive. View today's Rangers rumors and news.

Texas Rangers News and Rumors

From Friend To Foe: Josh Hamilton didn't get a warm welcome in …

From Friend To Foe: Josh Hamilton didn't get a warm welcome in his re…

CNNSI.com Updated Apr 5, 2013
Josh Hamilton didn't get a warm welcome in his return to Texas, but his defection to Anaheim should make the Rangers-Angels AL West rivalry that much hotter, writes Jay Jaffe.
Upvote Share Tweet
  • Woman goes a little crazy after boyfriend catches Ian Kinsler’s…

    Woman goes a little crazy after boyfriend catches Ian Kinsler’s foul ball (video)

    yahoo.com Apr 5, 2013
    Josh Hamilton didn't expect to get a warm reception in his return to Texas on Friday afternoon (and he was right), but the response was much more favorable for one Rangers fan who not only made his own day by grabbing Ian Kinsler's foul ball (check the …
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Rangers rally to top Angels in home opener

    Rangers rally to top Angels in home opener

    ESPN.com MLB.com yahoo.com Apr 5, 2013
    Ian Kinsler hit a go-ahead single with two outs in the eighth inning and the Texas Rangers gave their fans plenty of reasons to cheer in the home opener, beating Josh Hamilton and Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Friday.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Did The Rangers Leave Michael Young's Locker Open Out Of Respec…

    Did The Rangers Leave Michael Young's Locker Open Out Of Respect, Or Does Ron Washington Just Think They Did?

    deadspin.com Apr 5, 2013
    Our pal Drew Fairservice at Getting Blanked spotted this bit of weirdness concerning the status of Michael Young's former space in the Texas Rangers' locker room. This morning, baseball writer Bob Nightengale tweeted the following:Read more...
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Video - Rangers Spoil Hamilton's Return 00:31

    Rangers Spoil Hamilton's Return

    Apr 5
    Adrian Beltre homered in the 7th inning to tie the game and Ian Kinsler drover in the go-ahead run in the 8th to lift the Rangers.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Many teams added new No. 2 QBs, but who has best backup plan?

    Apr 5
    As much as 2012 was celebrated as the Year of the Rookie Quarterback in the NFL, with Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson dazzling us in historic ways and leading their upstart teams to the playoffs, there was a still under-appreciated mo…
  • Bill Simmons on PEDs, 'Mad Men,' and Red Sox savior Jackie Bradley Jr.

    Apr 5
    The Sports Guy on PEDs, Mad Men, and Red Sox savior Jackie Bradley Jr.