• The Rangers promoted Double-A Frisco relief pitcher Wilmer Font to Triple-A Round Rock on Saturday. Font was 1-2 with a 1.41 ERA in 26 appearances with Frisco. He was a perfect 10-for-10 in save opportunities.
• Actor Matthew McConaughey was at the Texas Rangers Youth Ballpark Saturday with Nelson Cruz as part of the club's partnership with the just keep livin Foundation. The pair met with about 90 students from the program's 2013 class in a year-end celebration.
• With an 8-1 mark over their previous nine games, the Rangers wore their blue jerseys for the 10th straight game on Saturday.
• Class A Hickory catcher Jorge Alfaro is unlikely to play in the All-Star Futures Game. He was hit by a pitch Friday and sustained a small non-displaced fracture of the left fifth metacarpal. He is expected to miss several weeks.