The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has received left-handed pitcher Eric Surkamp on a waiver claim from the Oakland A's. Surkamp has been optioned to Triple-A Round Rock of the Pacific Coast League.
Rosters for the 2016 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, which will be played at 7:00 p.m. (ET)/4:00 p.m. (PT) on Sunday, July 10th at Petco Park in San Diego, were announced by Major League Baseball earlier today on MLB Network's "The Rundown."
With the new lot, fans will have easy access to utilize Uber in getting to and from Rangers games at Globe Life Park. When fans contact Uber and confirm their location at Globe Life Park, the Uber app will automatically direct them to the Lot C location. The lot is clearly marked with distinctive Uber signage.
The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has placed left-handed pitcher Derek Holland on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 21, with left shoulder inflammation. To take his place on the active roster, the team has recalled right-handed pitcher Luke Jackson (#77) from Triple-A Round Rock.
The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has acquired infielder Kyle Kubitza (ka-BIT-sa) from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for cash considerations. Kubitza goes on the Rangers' 40-man roster and has been optioned to Triple-A Round Rock.
The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has signed their first round selection and 30th overall pick in the 2016 Major League Baseball Draft, left-handed pitcher Cole Ragans from North Florida Christian High School in Tallahassee, Florida.
The Texas Rangers selected left-handed pitcher Cole Ragans with the 30th overall pick and right-handed pitcher Alex Speas at 63rd overall on the first day of the 2016 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
Prior to today's game with Houston, the Texas Rangers activated catcher Robinson Chirinos from the 60-day disabled list and optioned right-handed pitcher Luke Jackson to Triple-A Round Rock. To make room on the 40-man roster for Chirinos, the team also designated right-handed pitcher Phil Klein for assignment.
Infielder Michael Young, a seven-time All-Star and the team leader in numerous offensive categories, has been selected as the 20th member of the Texas Rangers Baseball Hall of Fame, it was announced today.
Texas Rangers outfielder Nomar Mazara has been named the American League Rookie of the Month for May, it was announced today on MLB Network. He has now won the award in each of this season's first two months.