Draft pick from Stoneman Douglas quite a story
Luke Schiltz goes from unknown to Rangers' system in less than a year
ARLINGTON -- Rangers amateur scout Cliff Terracuso paid a visit to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., last November to check on another group of talented athletes from a highly successful baseball program.
Nine months earlier the school had been the scene of the deadliest high school shooting
Rangers pick 2 third basemen on Day 1 of Draft
Jung, Wendzel Big 12 Players of the Year; Garcia Pac-12 Pitcher of the Year
ARLINGTON -- Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said before the 2019 MLB Draft that third base was a position of weakness within their farm system. The Rangers addressed that immediately on Monday night when they used their first two picks to draft third basemen.
Turns out, they are both quite
Hearn on debut: 'You either win or you learn'
Rangers' No. 11 prospect quotes Mandela after rough outing
SEATTLE -- Rangers rookie left-hander Taylor Hearn quoted Nelson Mandela after his Major League debut on Thursday night.
“I think Nelson Mandela said it best, one of his quotes I love is, 'You either win or you learn, you never lose.’” Hearn said after the Rangers’ 14-2 loss to the
Heineman, Evans earn Rangers Minors Awards
Grouse, Fields also set to be honored at Winter Warmup event
ARLINGTON -- Outfielder Scott Heineman has been selected as the 2018 Tom Grieve Minor League Player of the Year and right-hander Tyler Phillips has been named the Nolan Ryan Pitcher of the Year.The Rangers also announced that right-hander DeMarcus Evans has been named the Reliever of the Year and shortstop
Ragans among prospects making strides in Ariz.
Rangers lefty had TJ surgery in March, joins litany of Texas hurlers rehabbing at Spring Training facility
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- While the Rangers are holding organizational meetings inside a conference room, left-handed pitcher Cole Ragans is getting ready for his wedding next month. Texas' No. 1 Draft pick from 2016 is also seven months removed from Tommy John elbow reconstruction surgery and is throwing from 105 feet
Cuban prospect Martinez adjusting to life in U.S.
Highly touted outfielder signed with Texas in April, making strides in Arizona Fall League
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Outfielder Julio Pablo Martinez's goal has not changed after one season of professional baseball in the United States.Martinez, the Rangers' No. 2 prospect according to MLB Pipeline, said when he signed in April that he wanted to be in the Major Leagues in three years. The former
Sampson completes long journey back to Majors
Pelham, Calhoun and Bibens-Dirkx recalled in Sept. moves
ARLINGTON -- Right-hander Adrian Sampson is back in the Major Leagues. He could be a preview of coming attractions for Rangers pitching.Sampson was one of the September callups for the Rangers, bringing him back to the Major Leagues for the first time in over two years. His only Major League
Rangers restock in July with 10 acquisitions
Daniels sees faster return to contention via talent development
PHOENIX -- This is going to take some time. Major rebuilding projects have a tendency to be that way, and that's what the Rangers are facing.The Rangers reinforced the obvious with five deals in July that saw Cole Hamels, Jesse Chavez, Keone Kela and Jake Diekman traded away. There was
Texas gets prospect Bahr, 2 MLB pieces from SF
Rangers to send player to be named or cash to Giants; Jackson, Gearrin also in deal
DETROIT -- The Rangers announced Sunday that they have acquired outfielder Austin Jackson and right-handed pitchers Cory Gearrin and Jason Bahr from the San Francisco Giants for a player to be named or cash considerations.General manager Jon Daniels made it clear that Bahr was the central target in the move.
Mendez optioned following team rules violation
Bibens-Dirkx recalled, will start in place of Rangers' No. 7 prospect Wednesday
KANSAS CITY -- The Rangers have pulled rookie left-hander Yohander Mendez from Wednesday's start against the Royals and optioned him to Triple-A Round Rock after it was determined he violated team rules.Austin Bibens-Dirkx has been recalled from Round Rock and will start on Wednesday.The Rangers did not specify what Mendez
Rangers clear way for Mendez, option Alberto
Texas signs 14 Draft picks, including three from first 10 rounds
ARLINGTON -- The Rangers have optioned infielder Hanser Alberto to Triple-A Round Rock to make room for pitcher Yohander Mendez, the team's No. 7 prospect who is scheduled to start Friday against the Rockies.Alberto has been up twice with the Rangers this season and has played in five games. He