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Rangers | Matt Harrison update

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:01:12 -0700

Texas Rangers SP Matt Harrison (back) will make a rehab start at Double-A Frisco Saturday, April 19.

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Rangers | Hope Jurickson Profar can be back by June

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:04:18 -0700

Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said the team is hopeful that 2B Jurickson Profar (shoulder) will be able to return to the team in June.

Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Todd Willis


Rangers | Hoping Geovany Soto can return in a few months

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:03:46 -0700

Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said the team is hopeful that C Geovany Soto (knee) will be able to return to the team in June. Soto is targeting a July return to the team.

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Rangers | Kevin Kouzmanoff continues to deliver

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:23:36 -0700

Texas Rangers 3B Kevin Kouzmanoff doubled twice and scored two runs in the team victory Thursday, April 17, and he's hitting .414 since being recalled from the minors April 9. He has hit in all eight games in which he has played this year.

Fantasy Tip: Kouzmanoff has resurfaced out of nowhere. He's not dead just yet, fantasy baseball players. In the short term with Adrian Beltre (quadriceps) on the DL, you might as well ride the hot streak in cavernous mixed and AL-only setups.

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Rangers | Tanner Scheppers expected to stay in rotation

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:18:43 -0700

Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said the plan for now is to keep SP Tanner Scheppers in the starting rotation, despite another rough outing against the Seattle Mariners Thursday, April 17. One inning has cost him in three of his four starts this season, and 17 of the 20 runs he's allowed have come in three innings. SP Nick Martinez is a candidate to enter the rotation if the team makes a change. SPs Nick Tepesch and Scott Baker are other options in the minors.

Fantasy Tip: The experiment with Scheppers as a starter could soon be coming to an end. His outing next week will likely determine his fate. There are better options out there on the waiver wire in mixed leagues right now.

Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNDallas.com - Richard Durrett


Rangers | Rafael Perez released

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:18:04 -0700

The Texas Rangers released RP Rafael Perez Thursday, April 17.

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Rangers | Neal Cotts fine

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:27:25 -0700

Texas Rangers RP Neal Cotts is not physically injured, but manager Ron Washington elected not to use him in a close game Wednesday, April 16, because Washington said the team has been "riding" Cotts hard recently, and they wanted to give him a breather.

Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: The Dallas Morning News - Evan Grant


Rangers | Derek Holland making progress

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:19:12 -0700

Texas Rangers SP Derek Holland (knee) continues to make progress and is ahead of schedule in his rehab. However, he has yet to work on his lateral movement at all but continues to build arm strength with bullpen sessions.

Fantasy Tip: Holland won't be a realistic option for your fantasy squad until later this summer.

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Rangers | No timetable for Geovany Soto

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:12:01 -0700

Texas Rangers C Geovany Soto (knee) was wearing a brace on his right knee Wednesday, April 16, and he expects to have the brace on until mid-May. He's unlikely to return to the team until July, and general manager Jon Daniels said there isn't a firm timetable for Soto's return.

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Rangers | Matt Harrison being pushed back

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:32:25 -0700

Texas Rangers SP Matt Harrison (back) will have his return to the team pushed back thanks to weather delays and weather-related sub-par performance in minor league rehab outings. The team will have Harrison make at least one more rehab start after his next outing Saturday, April 19, with Double-A Frisco. General manager Jon Daniels said Harrison could pitch on both April 24 and April 29 in the minors. He's expected to go six innings or roughly 95 pitches in his next appearance.

Fantasy Tip: We won't see Harrison back in the majors until sometime in May. Back and neck issues have derailed Harrison over the last year-plus, making him more of an unknown commodity when he returns. Keep him on a watch list in deep mixed leagues if he shows signs of his old self upon his return.

Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: The Dallas Morning News - Evan Grant


Rangers | Joe Saunders has more pain

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:37:24 -0700

Texas Rangers SP Joe Saunders (ankle) had more pain in his ankle after throwing a bullpen Wednesday, April 16. He'll try to throw again in a few days. His MRI exam showed only a bone bruise.

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Rangers | Daniel McCutchen outrighted

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:51:06 -0700

Texas Rangers RP Daniel McCutchen cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Round Rock Wednesday, April 16.

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Rangers | Scott Cousins signs

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:34:17 -0700

The Texas Rangers signed free-agent OF Scott Cousins (Red Sox) to a minor league deal Tuesday, April 15.

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Rangers | Prince Fielder goes deep

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:09:44 -0700

Texas Rangers 1B Prince Fielder ended a 13-game homerless drought with his first homer of the season Tuesday, April 15.

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Rangers | Catchers struggling

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:38:45 -0700

The Texas Rangers catchers entered the game Tuesday, April 15, against the Seattle Mariners hitting just .114. That's tied for the second lowest at any position for an American League team. The Minnesota Twins shortstop are hitting a collective .105, and the Houston Astros designated hitters are also sitting at .114.

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