Rangers Press Releases
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Elvis Andrus Wins 2014 Jim Sundberg Community Achievement Award
The Texas Rangers today announced that shortstop Elvis Andrus is the 2014 recipient of the Jim Sundberg Community Achievement Award.
Matt Harrison named Harold McKinney Good Guy
Pitcher Matt Harrison has been selected as the recipient of the 2014 Harold McKinney Good Guy Award in voting by the Dallas-Fort Worth Chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America. The Rangers 2012 Pitcher of the Year, Harrison has been limited to six total starts the last two seasons due to three back surgeries.
Rangers designate pitchers Scott Barnes and Ben Rowen for assignment
The Texas Rangers today announced the club has designated left-handed pitcher Scott Barnes and right-handed pitcher Ben Rowen for assignment. These transactions create space on the club's 40-man roster for pitchers Kyuji Fujikawa, who signed a one-year contract today, and Colby Lewis, whose contract became official today.
Rangers sign free agent Kyuji Fujikawa to one-year deal
The Texas Rangers have signed free agent right-handed pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa (pronounced kiy-YOO-jee foo-jee-KAH-wuh) to a one-year major league contract for 2015 with a club option for 2016.
2014 Cowboy Santas Toy Drive Event takes place at Globe Life Park
The Texas Rangers will host their annual Cowboy Santas Toy Drive Event, TOMORROW, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 16 from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
Rangers select DeShields in 2014 Rule 5 Draft
The Texas Rangers announced the selection of Delino DeShields in the Rule 5 Draft and other transactions today.
Rangers receive LHP Scott Barnes from Baltimore on waiver claim
The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has received left-handed pitcher Scott Barnes from the Baltimore Orioles on a waiver claim.
Rangers announce 2015 minor league coaching staffs
The Texas Rangers today announced the managers, coaches, and staff for the club's six U.S.-based minor league affiliates in 2015. In 2014, the club's six U.S.-based affiliates and two Dominican Summer League entries combined for the highest composite win percentage in minor league baseball.
Rangers sign RHP Colby Lewis to one-year contract for 2015 season
The Texas Rangers today announced the signing of free agent right-handed pitcher Colby Lewis to a one-year contract for the 2015 season.