7:39 PM EST, Mon November 23, 2020
Lone Star Ball 7 hours ago
BA with praise for Josh Jung

BA with praise for Josh Jung

Photo by Ronald Martinez/ Baseball America’s writeup on players who impressed in the Instructional League includes Rangers third baseman Josh Jung Baseball America has a piece up today that highlights 19 players who impressed scouts during this fall’s Instructional League play. That list includes Texas Rangers third baseman Josh Jung, who was described as “a plus hitter with plus power.” Matt Eddy with Baseball America tweeted that Jung was one of four players who he “would be looking to buy low” for dynasty fantasy league players. Jung, who the Rangers...
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Spencer Patton on Ranger radar, per report

Spencer Patton on Ranger radar, per report

Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/ Former Ranger reliever turned NPB reliever Spencer Patton is reportedly drawing interest from the Texas Rangers MLB Rumors: Spencer Patton is drawing interest from the Texas Rangers, among other teams, according to Jon Morosi. The righthanded reliever, who spent part of the 2014 and 2015 seasons pitching out of the bullpen for the Rangers, has spent the last four years in Japan, and is reportedly looking at a potential return to MLB for 2020. Patton, who turns 33 in February, was acquired by the Rangers from the Kansas City Royals for Jason...
Lone Star Ball Nov 20, 2020
Alexy, Garcia, Rodriguez added to 40 man roster

Alexy, Garcia, Rodriguez added to 40 man roster

Photo by Will Newton/ The Rangers added a pair of righthanded pitchers and a catcher to their 40 man roster at todays deadline to protect players from the Rule 5 Draft The Texas Rangers have purchased the contracts of righthanded pitchers A.J. Alexy and Yerry Rodriguez and catcher David Garcia, the team announced today. By adding them to the 40 man roster, they have protected them from being selected in next month’s Rule 5 Draft. Rodriguez, 23, had a breakout year in 2018, and followed it up with a solid full season debut in 2019, when he put up a 2.08 ERA in 73.2 IP...
Lone Star Ball Nov 20, 2020
Rangers 7:1 to be Epstein’s next employer

Rangers 7:1 to be Epstein’s next employer

Photo by David Banks/ Odds are out on where Theo Epstein will land, Theo Epstein having left the employ of the Chicago Cubs has led to much speculation as to where his next landing spot will be. The man who broke the curses for the Boston Red Sox and for the Chicago Cubs is no doubt going to be a hot commodity, and while he has indicated he plans on taking the summer of 2021 off, it is anticipated that he will be open to returning to baseball after the 2021 season. BetOnline has posted odds on who Theo Epstein’s next employer will be, and the Texas Rangers are the...
Lone Star Ball Nov 19, 2020
Rangers spring training start times announced

Rangers spring training start times announced

Photo by Christian Petersen/ The Rangers’ spring training schedule for 2021 now includes start times The schedule for the Texas Rangers’ spring training games for 2021 now includes start times for the games, which were announced today. You can see the full schedule as follows: Pretty much ever game is a 1:05 p.m. start until the final week in Arizona, when there are mostly evening start times. Texas plays the Milwaukee Brewers in exhibitions games on Monday night, March 29, 2021, and Tuesday afternoon, March 30, 2021. The Rangers kick off the...