ARLINGTON -- The Rangers have announced their 2019 Winter Caravan schedule. The club is scheduled to make 11 free autograph appearances at T-Mobile locations in Texas this month. This will be T-Mobile's first year as the Texas Rangers Caravan presenting sponsor.
Rangers players, coaches, broadcasters and alumni will participate in the annual Winter Caravan which will make stops in 21 different Texas cities in January.
All are open free of charge to the public, schedule of participants is subject to change and number of autographs to be signed may be limited depending on location. Here is the complete schedule of Rangers appearances at the 11 T-Mobile locations :
Monday, Jan. 14, 3-4 p.m.
T-Mobile, 119 SW Loop 410, Suite 133, San Antonio, TX, 78245
Scheduled to appear: Chris Woodward, Jesse Chavez, Patrick Wisdom, C.J. Nitkowski, Dave Raymond
Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
T-Mobile, 12901 N. 1-35 Frontage Road, Suite 1330, Austin, TX, 78753
Scheduled to appear: Woodward, Chavez, Wisdom, Nitkowski, Raymond
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2-3 p.m.
T-Mobile, 100 North New Road, Suite 110, Waco, TX, 76710
Scheduled to appear: Willie Calhoun, Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Luis Ortiz, Shawn Tolleson, Matt Hicks
Friday, Jan. 18, 6-7 p.m.
T-Mobile, 520 South Carrier Parkway, Grand Prairie, TX, 75051
Scheduled to appear: Chris Martin, Jeffrey Springs, Jose Trevino
Saturday, Jan. 19, 2-3 p.m.
T-Mobile, 5040 State Highway 121, Suite 400, Lewisville, TX, 75056
Scheduled to appear: Delino DeShields, Kiner-Falefa
Tuesday, Jan. 22, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
T-Mobile, 8942 Broadway Ave., Suite 104, Tyler, TX, 75703
Scheduled to appear: Martin, Springs, Hicks
Wednesday, Jan. 23, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
T-Mobile, 3903 Highway 75 North, Suite 100, Sherman, TX, 75090
Scheduled to appear: Nick Gardewine, Jose Leclerc, others TBA
Wednesday, Jan. 23, 6-7 p.m.
T-Mobile, 2408 Preston Road, Suite 704B, Plano, TX, 75093
Scheduled to appear: TBA
Thursday, Jan. 24, 5-6 p.m.
T-Mobile, 3801 Call Field Road, Suite 600, Wichita Falls, TX, 76311
Scheduled to appear: Matt Bush, Zac Curtis, Kiner-Falefa
Sunday, Jan. 27, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
T-Mobile, 2501 West Airport Freeway, Suite 100, Irving, TX, 75062
Scheduled to appear: Bush, Adrian Sampson, others TBA
Monday, Jan. 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
T-Mobile, 532 State Highway 183, Westworth Village, TX, 76114
Scheduled to appear: Taylor Hearn, Connor Sadzeck
Other public autograph appearances on the 2019 Texas Rangers Winter Caravan presented by T-Mobile will include:
Thursday, Jan. 17, 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Jim Turner Chevrolet, 1105 East McGregor Drive, McGregor, TX, 76657
Scheduled to appear: Calhoun, Kiner-Falefa, Ortiz, Tolleson, Hicks
Saturday, Jan. 19: Event with the Frisco RoughRiders at Dr Pepper Ballpark, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
The Rangers will make a stop at Dr Pepper Ballpark, home of their Double-A affiliate, the Frisco RoughRiders.
12-1 p.m.: Free public autograph session at Dr Pepper Ballpark.
Scheduled to appear: Elvis Andrus, DeShields, Kiner-Falefa, Tolleson, Trevino, Don Wakamatsu, Jared Sandler
Sunday, January 27, 1:30-2:30 p.m.: Troy's at Texas Live!, 1650 East Randol Mill Road, Arlington, TX 76011
Scheduled to appear: Drew Smyly, others TBA
An updated listing of Texas Rangers appearances open to the public can be found at rangers.com.
T.R. Sullivan has covered the Rangers since 1989, and for MLB.com since 2006. Follow him on Twitter @Sullivan_Ranger and listen to his podcast.