This is the October 1, 2012 news archive. View today's Rangers rumors and news.
Major League Baseball is conducting an investigation after a tweet containing a homophobic slur came from Derek Holland's Twitter account on Sunday night. The twist: The Texas Rangers lefty was pitching against the Los Angeles Angels at the time the sin…Share Tweet
ESPN.com Oct 1, 2012Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre is in the lineup as the designated hitter for Monday's game with the Oakland A's, one day after leaving the second game of a doubleheader with a left shoulder strain.Share Tweet
Rangers prez wants Darvish to start Game 1ESPN.com Oct 1, 2012Texas Rangers president Nolan Ryan said he has the most confidence in Yu Darvish over the left-handers in his rotation to pitch the first game of the club's postseason.Share Tweet
MLB Notebook: Napoli crushes former team at plateMLB.com Oct 1, 2012Mike Napoli has been one of the top hitting catchers throughout his career, and he has hit home runs in 6.3 percent of his plate appearances in his two years with the Rangers.Share Tweet
Aquamen! Rangers rookies get swimming-themed hazing (Photos)yahoo.com Oct 1, 2012With 2012 being an Olympic year, we've already seen the Summer Games reflected in baseball's annual rookie hazing when the Washington Nationals turned Bryce Harper and his young pals into the Fierce Five. Now the Texas Rangers have gotten in on the act …Share TweetMLB.com Oct 1, 2012The Rangers clinched a postseason berth on Sunday in Game 2 of a doubleheader in Texas, and they brought two other teams into the playoffs with them: the Yankees and Orioles.Share Tweet