Found November 17, 2011 on
PLAYERS: Leonys Martin
TEAMS: Texas Rangers
Rangers prospect Leonys Martin has always been a man on the move. Now the Cuban defector is moving toward a bright future in the Major Leagues.

Rangers prepare for life after C.J. Wilson

DALLAS C.J. Wilson's agent, Bob Garber, was one of the most visible guests at the baseball general managers' meetings this week in Milwaukee. While Wilson took a trip to Japan, Garber met with representatives from several teams, including the Rangers, Red Sox, Yankees, Marlins and Angels. As the Miami Marlins (yes, that's happened) prepare to christen a new ballpark...

Washington says WS loss won't have adverse effect

Like most Texas Rangers fans, manager Ron Washington has asked himself ''What if?'' since coming so close to winning the World Series. But Washington says playing in the World Series two years in a row can never become a negative. He says the bad ending won't send the Rangers spiraling down. Washington was at Rangers Ballpark on Friday, three weeks after the...

Endy Chavez could be coming back?!?!

It looks like fan favorite Endy Chavez could be wearing orange and blue in 2012. According to The New York Daily News’ Andy Martino, “the Mets are open to a second stint in Flushing for the free agent outfielder, and have discussed Chavez — albeit in a very informal and preliminary way — with agent Peter Greenberg. Although there have not yet been any serious talks or negotiations...

The Angels and C.J. Wilson... It's Complicated

If you've been paying even a tiny bit of attention to the free agency rumors this week, then you have seen that the LA Angels and C.J. Wilson have been fawning over each other like two star-crossed lovers.  First the Angels were "serious" about their interest in Wilson.  Then Wilson said he was "serious" about the Angels.  Then Jerry DiPoto met with Wilson...

C.J. Wilson Rumors: Wednesday

Bob Garber, the agent for both C.J. Wilson and Roy Oswalt, has been quite busy at the GM meetings as he's met or plans to meet with the Marlins, Yankees, Royals, Angels, Nationals, Rockies, and Rangers during his time in Milwaukee.  Garber also told MLBTR that he has at least three new meetings scheduled for today.  Here's the latest news surrounding Wilson.. Wilson...

Rangers Lose Treanor to Dodgers

Matt Treanor had his moments with the Texas Rangers in two separate stints with the club. Last season he played a bigger role, serving as the backup catcher behind Bengie Molina, C.J. Wilson's personal catcher, and the author of a few big postseason hits including a blast in Yankee Stadium in the ALCS. After Treanor went to the Kansas City Royals in the off-season, the 35-year...

Washington finishes 3rd in AL manager voting

A record-setting season for the Texas Rangers wasn't enough for manager Ron Washington to earn manager of the year honors in the American League.Washington, who finished second in the voting last year, was third this season in voting by the Baseball Writers Association of America. Tampa Bays Joe Maddon won the award and Detroits Jim Leyland finished second. The Rangers knocked...

Rangers meet with Wilson's agent in Milwaukee

Rangers assistant general manager Thad Levine confirmed that he met with free-agent pitcher C.J. Wilson's agent, Bob Garber, on Tuesday night in Milwaukee.

Rangers Moments: No. 8

As part of a season-ending series, we'll take a look at the 13 most memorable moments from the 2011 Texas Rangers season. No. 8 When: Oct. 4 What: The Rangers didn't want to go back to Arlington for a decisive Game 5 of the ALDS when they would have had to most likely face James Shields. And Jeremy Hellickson, who would later earn AL Rookie of the Year honors, was on the...

Rangers lose catcher Matt Treanor to Dodgers

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Rangers Moments: No. 7

No. 7 When: Sept. 28 What: Needing a win to secure homefield advantage for the ALDS and a date with the Tampa Bay Rays, the Rangers were in a pitching duel with their AL West rivals, the Los Angeles Angels, the team that gave up on catcher Mike Napoli. Napoli opened the game's scoring with a solo home run in the second inning to give the Rangers an early 1-0 lead in Anaheim...
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