Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels anticipates adding depth to his rotation. Yu Darvish is among several starting pitchers still available as free agents, but Daniels has consistently said the Rangers didn't plan to spend big this offseason.
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Wherever Christian Yelich plays this season, he's on a short list of players close to stardom. Who's ready to take a big step up in performance?
Relievers Jake Diekman and Keone Kela and infielder Jurickson Profar agreed one-year contracts with the Texas Rangers, who avoided arbitration with all of their eligible players.
Veteran right-hander Miguel Gonzalez is returning to the White Sox, agreeing to a one-year contract on Thursday.
Free agent catcher Mike Ohlman has agreed to a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers and will report to major league spring training.
Texas outfielder Ryan Rua, who hit .217 in four stints with the Rangers in 2017, has agreed to an $870,000, one-year contract with the team to avoid salary arbitration.
These young franchise shortstops have begun a rivalry that will last for years. But who's better?
It's already January, but there are aces and sluggers looking for new homes. We find the best bet -- and a dark horse -- for the top available names.
Starting with guys such as Nolan Arenado and Kris Bryant, third is stocked with top performers, but they can't all be No. 1. And where's Manny Machado?
The Texas Rangers and Japan's Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters are starting a multiyear agreement this year that will involve baseball and business operations.
Where future Hall of Famers used to dominate, a younger group of power hitters has pushed its way into the ranks of baseball's best.
The pace of this offseason has been positively glacial. We examine the reasons so many free agents are still unsigned -- and make predictions for the coming thaw.
Big-ticket moves have been few and far between this offseason, but that hasn't stopped some clubs from helping their playoff chances, while others have fallen behind the pack.
Now that we've laid out the criteria for what makes a baseball season memorable, we put 2017 to the test.
From the very first World Series to the Cubs' first title in more than a century, we look back through the lens of history to list the stories, teams, players and plays that made their mark on MLB forever.
The Texas Rangers have signed right-handed pitchers Shawn Tolleson and Paolo Espino to minor league contracts with invitations to major league spring training.
With a group of superteams looking to rule MLB, which clubs need to skip throwing good money after bad while trying to keep up and should start long-term rebuilds?
Rangers P Martin Perez has had surgery on his right elbow after suffering an injury last week.
Rangers left-hander Cole Hamels and his wife, Heidi, donated their Missouri mansion, listed for more than $9 million, to a charity that provides camps for children with special needs and chronic illnesses last week.
Think the annual end-of-winter-meetings ritual isn't worth your time? Here's why some of this year's picks could turn heads in their new homes.
Veteran left-hander Matt Moore, who went 6-15 with a 5.52 ERA for the Giants last season, has been traded to the Rangers along with international signing bonus pool money in exchange for two minor league pitchers.
The Texas Rangers have finalized Chris Martin's $4 million, two-year contract after the homegrown pitcher spent the past two seasons in Japan. Martin had his first shot in the majors with Colorado three years ago.
The Yankees had four players taken in the Rule 5 draft Wednesday, while the O's picked three. The Tigers picked D-backs outfielder Victor Reyes No. 1; LHP/OF Anthony Gose was picked by the Astros, from the Rangers system; and the Royals made two trades.
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Brandon Kintzler, who saved 29 games for the Twins this year before going to Washington at the trade deadline and pitching in a setup role, is attracting a crowd on the free agent market. The Cubs, Twins, Diamondbacks, Nationals and Rangers are among the teams with interest. If the Cubs sign Kintzler on top of the Brandon Morrow deal, it will mean they've officially moved on from Wade Davis.
Right-handed reliever Chris Martin, who had a 1.12 ERA pitching in Japan the past two seasons, has agreed to a two-year contract with the Rangers, according to multiple reports.