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Friday Texas Rangers lineup: Martin active, Profar sits

Friday Texas Rangers lineup: Martin active, Profar sits

Chris Martin has been activated from the disabled list today, and Jurickson Profar is getting a day off The Texas Rangers start a three game set in Minnesota today, and do so with a fortified bullpen, as reliever Chris Martin has been activated from the disabled list. He had been put on the d.l. retroactive to last Tuesday after hurting himself banging into a gate coming out of the bullpen during the Robinson Chirinos/Matt Kemp scuffle. Ricky Rodriguez was optioned yesterday to open up a roster spot. As for today’s lineup, Adrian Beltre is in the field at third base, and Jurickson...
SportsDay Jun 18, 2018
Rangers could call on Kiner-Falefa to catch

Rangers could call on Kiner-Falefa to catch

Isiah Kiner-Falefa could be one pitch away from making his major-league debut at catcher with the Texas Rangers on Monday night at Kansas City.Starter Robinson Chirinos came out of Sunday's game one inning after taking a 93-mph fastball from Colorado's Jake McGee off the top of the left foot. Chirinos status' was uncertain when the club departed for Kansas City.Chirinos was already dealing with soreness from a home-plate collision with Matt Kemp of the Los Angeles Dodgers last Wednesday.Rookie Jose Trevino, entering his fourth day in the majors, is the only reasonably healthy catcher. Carlos...
DodgerBlue.com Jun 17, 2018
Dodgers News: Matt Kemp ‘Shocked’ By Suspension For Role Scuffle With Robinson Chirinos

Dodgers News: Matt Kemp ‘Shocked’ By Suspension For Role Scuffle With Robinson Chirinos

The Los Angeles Dodgers and Texas Rangers got in a minor scuffle Wednesday night after Matt Kemp collided with...
Lone Star Ball Jun 17, 2018
Sunday Texas Rangers lineup: Chirinos is back

Sunday Texas Rangers lineup: Chirinos is back

Adrian Beltre is getting a day off, and Robinson Chirinos is back in the lineup The Texas Rangers take on the Colorado Rockies today, and Robinson Chirinos is back behind the plate for the first time since his collision with Matt Kemp on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Adrian Beltre, continuing to take things cautiously as he returns to action, is getting a day off, and Nomar Mazara, who was out yesterday with a bad wrist, is back in the lineup. The lineup: Choo — DH DeShields — CF Mazara — RF Profar — SS Odor — 2B Kiner-Falefa — 3B Gallo — LF Chirinos — C Guzman — 1B Yovani...
SportsDay Jun 16, 2018
Rangers thin at catcher with rookie Trevino and banged-up Chirinos

Rangers thin at catcher with rookie Trevino and banged-up Chirinos

ARLINGTON -- Rookie catcher Jose Trevino made his first major-league start with the Texas Rangers on Saturday, a sign of how thin the club is at the position.Before the game against Colorado at Globe Life Park, the Rangers put catcher Carlos Perez on the disabled list because of a sprained right ankle. He incurred the injury fielding an off-line throw on Friday.Starter Robinson Chirinos was available after serving a one-game suspension for his role in a dust-up with Matt Kemp of the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday. Chirinos was out of the lineup because he continues to experience overall...
Lone Star Ball Jun 16, 2018
Carlos Perez to the disabled list, Ryan Rua up

Carlos Perez to the disabled list, Ryan Rua up

The Rangers have placed catcher Carlos Perez on the 10 day disabled list with a sprained ankle, and have recalled Ryan Rua Texas Rangers transactions: Carlos Perez has been placed on the 10 day disabled list, the Rangers announced today. Taking his place on the active roster is Ryan Rua, who has been recalled from AAA Round Rock. Perez was injured on a play at the plate last night, and was replaced in the game by Jose Trevino, who was only up because Robinson Chirinos was serving a one game suspension and the Rangers wanted a catcher on the bench. Trevino will back up Chirinos while...
Lone Star Ball Jun 15, 2018
Carlos Perez leaves game with ankle sprain

Carlos Perez leaves game with ankle sprain

Texas Rangers catcher Carlos Perez left today’s game with an ank;e sprain Texas Rangers catcher Carlos Perez left today’s game in the second inning with a sprained ankle suffered in a play at the plate. Jose Trevino, called up today from Frisco, replaced him, making his major league debut. Trevino was only up today because Robinson Chirinos is serving a one game suspension for his altercation with Matt Kemp on Wednesday. Trevino was expected to be up for one game, then return to Frisco, with a pitcher most likely being called up on Saturday to take his place on the roster. With Perez...
Los Angeles Times Jun 15, 2018

Dodgers' Matt Kemp suspended one game for altercation with Rangers catcher

The Dodgers’ Matt Kemp has been suspended one game for an on-field altercation with Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos, Major League Baseball announced Friday. Kemp is appealing the suspension, the league said, and he can play until his appeal is heard. Chirinos was also suspended one game....
DodgerBlue.com Jun 15, 2018
Dodgers News: Matt Kemp Suspended 1 Game For Incident With Rangers Catcher Robinson Chirinos

Dodgers News: Matt Kemp Suspended 1 Game For Incident With Rangers Catcher Robinson Chirinos

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp was suspended one game for his incident with Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos...
Lone Star Ball Jun 15, 2018
Trevino up, Martin d.l.’d, Chirinos suspended

Trevino up, Martin d.l.’d, Chirinos suspended

Robinson Chirinos has been suspended a game for his involvement in the Dodger fight, so Jose Trevino is up Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos has been suspended for one game for his participation in an altercation with Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp Wednesday that led to a benches-clearing incident. Jose Trevino has been called up to be the backup catcher tonight with Chirinos out. To make room on the active roster for Trevino, the Rangers have placed relief pitcher Chris Martin on the disabled list retroactive to Tuesday with a calf strain suffered when he was running to...
SportsDay Jun 15, 2018
Rangers' Robinson Chirinos suspended 1 game for fight vs. Dodgers; will serve punishment tonight

Rangers' Robinson Chirinos suspended 1 game for fight vs. Dodgers; will serve punishment tonight

Robinson Chirinos has been suspended one game for his part in a brawl between the Texas Rangers and the Los Angeles Dodgers. He will serve out his punishment Friday night against as Texas plays the Colorado Rockies.Wednesday's brawl started after Los Angeles' Matt Kemp collided with Chirinos at the plate. A throw from Nomar Mazara took Chirinos unintentionally into the direct path of Kemp; Kemp had no clear lane to the plate and charged into the catcher.Kemp also received a one-game suspension for his role in the altercation. Kemp is appealing his suspension. Both men were also fined.Jose...
www.ocregister.com Jun 15, 2018
Matt Kemp suspended one game for shove-fest, is appealing the discipline

Matt Kemp suspended one game for shove-fest, is appealing the discipline

Kemp and Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos were each suspended one game for the confrontation that followed their collision at home plate Wednesday. Kemp can continue to play until his suspension is heard.
Lone Star Ball Jun 15, 2018
Friday morning Rangers things

Friday morning Rangers things

Friday morning Rangers news and links Good morning, folks... Evan Grant looks at the Robinson Chirinos/Matt Kemp collision, and subsequent brouhaha, and tries to determine who is at fault, or if anyone is. Jamey Newberg has a story at the Athletic about Rangers’ fourth rounder Mason Englert, and the unique and tragic family history the Englerts have. Jeff Wilson looks at current Rangers who could be dealt between now and the trade deadline. Willie Calhoun, an acquisition at last year’s trade deadline, has been heating up, and credits baserunning coach Damon Mashore with helping him get...
SportsDay Jun 14, 2018
Who was at fault in the Matt Kemp-Robinson Chirinos home-plate collision? Both? Neither? It's unclear...

Who was at fault in the Matt Kemp-Robinson Chirinos home-plate collision? Both? Neither? It's unclear...

What if two guys got into a shoving match and the benches cleared and, in the incident that led to it all, nobody was actually in the wrong?Then you might have the Rangers-Los Angeles Dodgers quasi-brawl of Thursday night featuring protagonists Matt Kemp and Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos. Early in the Dodgers' eventual 3-2 win, the two got into it after Kemp bowled Chirinos over at home plate.Turns out, that according to Major League Baseball's sometimes hard-to-decipher home-plate collision rule, both were in the right: A throw from Nomar Mazara took Chirinos unintentionally into the...
DodgerBlue.com Jun 14, 2018
Dodgers News: Matt Kemp Feared Injury In Collision With Rangers’ Robinson Chirinos

Dodgers News: Matt Kemp Feared Injury In Collision With Rangers’ Robinson Chirinos

The Los Angeles Dodgers finished a two-game sweep of the Texas Rangers on Wednesday, winning 3-2 in extra innings...

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