Rangers Press Releases
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Texas Rangers Claim LHP Mike Kickham from Seattle
The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has received left-handed Mike Kickham (kick-um) on a waiver claim from the Seattle Mariners and optioned him to Triple-A Round Rock of the Pacific Coast League.
Rangers recall Patton from Round Rock; Option Mendez to Round Rock
The Texas Rangers announced this afternoon that the club has recalled right-handed pitcher Spencer Patton (#44) from Triple-A Round Rock and optioned right-handed pitcher Roman Mendez to Round Rock.
Lee Ann Evans named the 2015 Texas Rangers Honorary Bat Girl
Major League Baseball has announced the winners of the 2015 Honorary Bat Girl contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and who demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The Honorary Bat Girl for the Texas Rangers is Lee Ann Evans of Lubbock Texas. She will be honored prior to the Rangers game with the Cleveland Indians on Friday night, May 15.
Baseball 101 takes place on Saturday May 16
Do you enjoy socializing at baseball games with friends, but don't really know what is happening out on the field? Have you ever wondered which numbers on the scoreboard actually indicate which team is winning? Have you ever asked if there is a halftime in baseball? Do you want to understand more about what goes on during a baseball game? Then this class is for you!
Texas Rangers return RHP Logan Verrett to New York Mets
The Texas Rangers announced today that right-handed pitcher Logan Verrett (pronounced ver-EHT) has been returned to the New York Mets organization. Verrett, received by Texas from Baltimore in an April 2 waiver claim, had been selected by the Orioles in the 2014 Major League Rule 5 Draft from the Mets.
CBS 11 and the Texas Rangers present "Weather Day" for local students
CBS 11 meteorologists will present a special pre-game weather presentation to area school children attending the Thursday, May 14, Texas Rangers game at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
Rangers purchase contract of Blanks, place Moreland on DL
The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has purchased the contract of first baseman Kyle Blanks (#88) from Triple-A Round Rock.
Rangers Recall LHP Alex Claudio; Option RHP Tanner Scheppers
The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has recalled left-handed pitcher Alex Claudio from Triple-A Round Rock. Claudio (#58) will be in uniform for tonight's homestand opener against the Seattle Mariners.
Texas Rangers Acquire OF Josh Hamilton from the Los Angeles Angels
The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has acquired outfielder Josh Hamilton from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations. As part of the transaction, the Rangers will also receive cash considerations from the Angels.