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Academy Notebook: Texas Rangers softball to participate in Jennie Finch Classic; North Texas Giving Day

Fall training program; Whataburger Rising Star Christian Lopez
September 17, 2021

Texas Rangers softball to compete in Jennie Finch Classic This weekend Texas Rangers Youth Academy softball will participate in the Jennie Finch Classic in Oklahoma City. After a slight hiatus due to the pandemic, the tournament is back with games beginning Friday, Sept. 17. Major League Baseball and MLB Youth

Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation announces 2021 Globe Life Grant recipients

Texas Rangers, Globe Life and Bally Sports Southwest to distribute over $77,000 in grants to 14 nonprofit baseball and softball organizations across Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas. Grant Program recipients to be recognized on-field before the Rangers-White Sox game on Saturday, September 18.
September 16, 2021

Arlington, Texas— The Texas Rangers and Globe Life announced the 2021 Globe Life Baseball and Softball Grant Program recipients. More than $77,000 will be distributed to 14 nonprofit organizations across Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas to support various projects. Grants can be used for equipment, construction projects, field renovations or other

Texas Rangers and Comerica Bank select CocoAndre Chocolatier as Comerica Call-Up contest winner

Cornbread Hustle and Game Theory selected as runners-up in Comerica Call-Up contest finals.
September 15, 2021

Arlington, Texas— The Texas Rangers and Comerica Bank today announced the winner of the Comerica Call-Up contest, aimed to support women-owned and minority-owned small businesses in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Dallas-based chocolate store CocoAndre Chocolatier was selected as the grand prize winner of this year’s contest. Owned by mother-daughter duo

Jose Trevino Named Texas Rangers Nominee for the 2021 Roberto Clemente Award

September 14, 2021

Arlington, TX -- Major League Baseball today announced that catcher Jose Trevino was named the Texas Rangers 2021 nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award, baseball's most prestigious individual honor for Major Leaguers.

Academy Notebook: Andrew Reece named Texas Rangers Youth of the Year; Academy to host Pitch, Hit & Run Team Championship at Globe Life Field

Youth Academy returns from Kansas City; Whataburger Rising Star Angelyna Grisham
September 10, 2021

Andrew Reece named 2021 Texas Rangers Youth of the Year On Saturday, Aug. 28, Andrew Recce was awarded the Texas Rangers Youth Academy’s top honors — 2021 Texas Rangers Youth of the Year, presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors. Recce has been with the Texas Rangers Youth Academy for four

Texas Rangers announce changes to baseball operations structure

September 10, 2021

Arlington, TX -- Texas Rangers President of Baseball Operations Jon Daniels and Executive Vice President & General Manager Chris Young today announced several changes to the club’s baseball operations structure. Ross Fenstermaker has been promoted to Vice President/Assistant General Manager for Player Development and International Operations. In that role, Fenstermaker

Texas Rangers Youth Academy participates in Kansas City Negro League experience

Labor Day weekend trip includes visit to Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and game with Kansas City Royals MLB Youth Academy
September 7, 2021

Kansas City, Mo. – This weekend, 15 Texas Rangers Youth Academy athletes participated in the first Negro Leagues Experience, presented by Comerica Bank. The team spent time exploring the history of baseball’s Negro Leagues, played a friendly game versus the Kansas City Royals Urban Youth Academy and saw Saturday night’s

Academy Notebook: Youth Academy to visit Kansas City; Chris Marcellus commits to Grambling State; Whataburger Rising Star Joseph Jones

September 3, 2021

Texas Rangers Youth Academy travels to KC This weekend, 15 Texas Rangers Youth Academy athletes will embark on an unforgettable trip to Kansas City. An itinerary full of baseball and history, the boys will visit the Negro Leagues Museum and play a couple of games along the way. With help

Texas Rangers Youth Academy’s Charity Vernon wins Major League Baseball "RBI for RBI" Scholarship

Charity Vernon selected as one of 12 national winners to receive a $20,000 college scholarship for commitment to the Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) League
September 1, 2021

Arlington, Texas— Major League Baseball today announced the 12 winners for its “RBI for RBI” Scholarship program that rewards Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) alumni who have demonstrated both academic success and positive community involvement. Charity Vernon, a 2021 Rangers RBI Softball All-Star, was among those selected to receive

Rangers activate catcher Jonah Heim

LHP Hyeon-jong Yang returned to Triple-A Round Rock; Club signs RHP Chase Anderson to minor league contract
August 31, 2021

Arlington, Texas — The Texas Rangers today announced the following roster moves prior to Tuesday night’s game against the Colorado Rockies at Globe Life Field:

  • Catcher Jonah Heim activated from COVID-19 Related Injured List.
  • Left-handed pitcher Hyeon-jong Yang returned to Triple-A Round Rock.
  • Right-handed pitcher Chase Anderson

Rangers recall RHP A.J. Alexy and activate RHP Joe Barlow

August 30, 2021

Arlington, Texas -- The Texas Rangers today announced the following roster moves prior to Monday night’s series opener against the Rockies at Globe Life Field:

  • Right-handed pitcher A.J. Alexy recalled from Triple-A Round Rock.
  • Right-handed pitcher Joe Barlow activated from 10-day Injured List.
  • Infielder Andy Ibáñez placed

Academy Notebook: Rangers RBI Scholarship winner Braylen Jones; Whataburger Rising Star William Terry; Texas Rangers Equipment Drive ends Saturday

August 27, 2021

Braylen Jones wins Texas Rangers Youth Academy RBI Scholarship Each year the Texas Rangers Youth Academy awards the Rangers RBI Scholarship to two athletes who participate in the Rangers RBI summer league. This year, the scholarships are twice as big totaling $5,000 for each athlete to put towards their college

Rangers to host Astros and Rockies in six-game homestand, August 27-September 1 at Globe Life Field

August 26, 2021

Arlington, Texas— The Texas Rangers return to Globe Life Field tomorrow, on Friday, August 27, to begin a six-game homestand that will conclude on Wednesday, September 1. The Rangers will face the Houston Astros in a three-game series to open the homestand. Games will be played on Friday, August 27,

Texas Rangers and Choctaw announce naming rights partnership for Globe Life Park

Multi-purpose sports and entertainment venue to be called Choctaw Stadium 2021 Choctaw Stadium college and high school football schedule announced
August 25, 2021

Arlington, TX—The Texas Rangers and Choctaw Casinos & Resorts today announced a multi-year naming rights partnership for Globe Life Park in Arlington. The multi-purpose sports and entertainment venue, which previously served as the home of the Texas Rangers from 1994-2019, will be called Choctaw Stadium going forward. This naming rights

Texas Rangers sign RHP Buck Farmer to Minor League contract

Farmer will be assigned to Round Rock
August 21, 2021

Boston, MA—The Texas Rangers today announced the club has signed free agent right-handed pitcher Buck Farmer to a minor league contract. He will be assigned to Triple-A West Round Rock. Farmer, 30, had no record and a 6.37 ERA (35.1 IP, 40 H, 25 R-ER, 21 BB, 37 SO) in

Texas Rangers roster moves for August 20

August 20, 2021

Boston, MA—The Texas Rangers today announced the following roster moves: --Recalled INF Nick Solak (#15) from Triple-A West Round Rock. --Selected the contract of RHP Nick Snyder (#57) from Round Rock. Snyder will be looking to make his Major League debut. --Placed RHP Joe Barlow on the 10-day Injured List,

Academy Notebook: Academy athlete advances to Jr. Home Run Derby finals at MLB World Series; Rangers RBI Scholarship winner Dylan Byrd

August 20, 2021

Maddox Johnson wins the 12U Jr. Home Run Derby regional On Sunday, Aug. 15, the Texas Rangers Youth Academy hosted the Dallas Regional Jr. Home Run Derby competition. Winners from first-round local competitions across Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana attended the event for their shot at the Regional Championship. On April

Shiraz Rehman departs Texas Rangers organization

August 19, 2021

Arlington, Texas -- The Texas Rangers announced today that Assistant General Manager Shiraz Rehman left the organization this week. “After discussions with Shiraz, we mutually agreed that it is best to part ways at this time,” said President of Baseball Operations Jon Daniels. “Shiraz has expressed a desire to seek

Texas Rangers Announce 2022 Spring Training Schedule

Team opens Cactus League play on Saturday, February 26
August 18, 2021

Arlington, TX - The Texas Rangers are scheduled to play 32 spring training games in 2022, including 30 Cactus League contests. Major League Baseball released the complete 2022 spring training schedule on Wednesday.

StadiumLinks Golf is coming to Globe Life Field this October

Stadiumlinks will transform Globe Life Field into a one-of-a-kind golf course on Friday, October 8 and Saturday, October 9; pre-sale tickets on sale Wednesday, August 18, and general public tickets on sale Thursday, August 19. Visit texasrangers.com/stadiumlinks for details
August 16, 2021

Arlington, Texas -- Stadiumlinks will transform Globe Life Field into a uniquely designed, nine-hole golf course on Friday, October 8 and Saturday, October 9. Exclusive pre-sale tickets will go on sale Wednesday, August 18, for Texas Rangers Season Ticket Members and Registered Users. General public tickets will be available for

RHP Jimmy Herget elects free agency

Herget was designated for assignment on Friday
August 15, 2021

Arlington Texas -- The Texas Rangers announced this evening that right-handed pitcher Jimmy Herget has been granted free agency after declining an outright assignment to Triple-A Round Rock. Herget had been optioned to Round Rock on August 8 and was designated for assignment on August 13. He was 0-1 and

Adrian Beltre and Chuck Morgan inducted into Texas Rangers Baseball Hall of Fame

On-field ceremony takes place prior to Rangers-A’s game
August 14, 2021

Arlington, TX—Adrian Beltre, one of the top all-around third basemen in Major League history and Chuck Morgan, the public address announcer and in-game entertainment wizard at three Arlington ballparks, were inducted as the 23rdt and 24th members of the Texas Rangers Baseball Hall of Fame in a pre-game on-field ceremony

Rangers activate RHP Dane Dunning from 10-day injured list, select contract of C Yohel Pozo from Round Rock

LHP Wes Benjamin and INF/DH Curtis Terry optioned to Round Rock, RHP Jimmy Herget designated for assignment
August 13, 2021

Arlington, Texas — The Texas Rangers today announced the following roster moves prior to Friday’s homestand opener against the Oakland Athletics: · Right-handed pitcher Dane Dunning activated from 10-day Injured List. · Catcher Yohel Pozo (#37) contract selected from Round Rock (AAA). · Left-handed pitcher Wes Benjamin optioned to Round

Academy Notebook: Iván 'Pudge' Rodríguez hitting clinic at the Youth Academy

Players Alliance Gear for Good Tour; Whataburger Rising Stars
August 13, 2021

Iván Rodríguez Hosts hitting clinic for Youth Academy athletes This year’s winners of the Rangers RBI postseason tournaments were treated to an extra special prize, beyond a trophy and bragging rights. Former Texas Rangers catcher and Baseball Hall of Famer, Iván “Pudge” Rodríguez hosted an exclusive hitting clinic for the

Rangers Recall LHP Wes Benjamin from Triple-A Round Rock, option RHP Jimmy Herget to Round Rock

Benjamin will be in fifth stint with Rangers in 2021
August 8, 2021

Oakland, Calif. — The Texas Rangers announced prior to Sunday’s game in Oakland that the club has recalled left-handed pitcher Wes Benjamin (#63) from Triple-A Round Rock and optioned right-handed pitcher Jimmy Herget to Round Rock. Benjamin will be in his fifth stint with the Rangers this season: Opening Day-April