Sat, 29 Mar 2014 20:38:03 -0700
The Texas Rangers assigned Ps Ryan Feierabend, Justin Germano, Colby Lewis (hip) and Daniel McCutchen to Triple-A Round Rock Saturday, March 29. C Chris Snyder and INF Kensuke Tanaka will also join the Express to start the season.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 18:59:46 -0700
Updating a previous report, Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said Wednesday, March 26, that 3B Donnie Murphy, claimed off waivers, is likely to be on the opening day roster, although the team is still evaluating its second base and utility situations. Infielders Adam Rosales, Kensuke Tanaka and Joshua Wilson are still in camp.
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:48:39 -0700
The Texas Rangers could use a platoon at second base between 2Bs Kensuke Tanaka and Joshua Wilson with 2B Jurickson Profar (shoulder) out.
Fantasy Tip: Neither should be in consideration for your fantasy roster. The Rangers could also contemplate using prospect Rougned Odor as their second baseman.
Mon, 17 Mar 2014 13:50:31 -0700
The Texas Rangers sent Ps Nick Tepesch, Cory Burns, Miles Mikolas and Daniel Bard, Cs Patrick Cantwell and Brett Nicholas, INFs Kensuke Tanaka and Andy Parrino and OFs Brad Snyder and Bryan Petersen to minor league camp Monday, March 17. Tepesch will continue to be stretched out as a starter at Triple-A Round Rock. RP Jose Contreras has been told he won't make the team, and he may consider retiring.
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:51:28 -0800
Texas Rangers INF Kensuke Tanaka (back) is dealing with soreness in his back, and he is considered day to day.
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 14:19:32 -0800
The Texas Rangers signed free-agent 2B Kensuke Tanaka (Giants) and P Ryan Feierabend (Rangers) to minor league deals with invites to spring training Friday, Dec. 20.
Thu, 05 Sep 2013 09:20:08 -0700
The San Francisco Giants released 2B Kensuke Tanaka Wednesday, Sept. 4.
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 12:22:20 -0700
The San Francisco Giants designated 2B Kensuke Tanaka and RP Dan Runzler for assignment Tuesday, Sept. 3.
Mon, 29 Jul 2013 22:14:00 -0700
The San Francisco Giants optioned OF Kensuke Tanaka to Triple-A Fresno Monday, July 29.
Fri, 12 Jul 2013 19:49:44 -0700
San Francisco Giants OF Jeff Francoeur is expected to join the club Saturday, July 13, and he will form a platoon in left field with OF Kensuke Tanaka. "With Tanaka, the way he's playing, he'll be in there for the most part against right-handers," manager Bruce Bochy said Friday, July 12.