Rangers Press Releases
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Rangers Place Ogando on Disabled List; Recall Burns From Round Rock
The Texas Rangers announced this afternoon that the club has placed right-handed pitcher Alexi Ogando on the 15-day disabled list with right biceps tendinitis.
Rangers host Detroit and Oakland in homestand beginning Thursday
The Texas Rangers begin a 7-game, 7-day homestand on Thursday, May 16.
Darvish makes donation to Dallas RBI youth baseball program
Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish today announced that he is making a $25,000 donation to help support City of Dallas RBI, which allows nearly 2,000 youngsters to participate in organized youth baseball programs.
Martin Perez activated from DL and optioned to Frisco
The Texas Rangers today announced that lefthanded pitcher Martin Perez has been activated from the 15-day disabled list and optioned to Double-A Frisco of the Texas League.
Rangers Place Pierzynski On 15-Day Disabled List; Recall Chirinos
The Texas Rangers today officially placed catcher A.J. Pierzynski on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 6, with a strained left oblique muscle.
RHP C.J. Edwards and of Joey Butler among winners of club's Minor League Awards
The Texas Rangers announced today the club's minor league award winners for April. Right-hander C.J. Edwards was named Pitcher of the Month, outfielder Joey Butler was named Player of the Month, catcher Tomas Telis was named Defender of the Month, and right-hander Randy Henry was named Reliever of the Month.
Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation to fund baseball and softball grant program
The Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation today announced the details of its 2013 grant program designed to provide assistance to youth baseball and softball programs in the club's five-state broadcasting region, the second consecutive year for the project.
MLB and the MLBPA to contribute $100,000 to support victims in West, Texas
Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) have announced a combined $100,000 donation to the POINTWEST Bank Fund to assist victims of the fertilizer plant fire and explosion in West, Texas. The funds will support individuals and families who have been affected by the April 17th tragedy, either by loss of life or home. The funds will be distributed by POINTWEST Bank and claims evaluated by St. Mary's Church of the Assumption, both based in West.
Rangers pitcher Justin Grimm named American League Rookie of the Month for April
Major League Baseball announced today that Rangers right-handed pitcher Justin Grimm has been selected the American League Rookie of the Month for April.