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The financial woes of the Mets have been well-chronicled, but the team insisted again Friday that despite its hiring of the same company that guided the Texas Rangers through its bankruptcy and sale less than two years ago, the Wilpons are not going down that road.
After acknowledging Thursday they...
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The Dallas Morning News is reporting Rangers outfielder and recovering drug addict Josh Hamilton had a relapse earlier this week when he drank alcohol at a bar.
The newspaper, citing unidentified ''individuals familiar with the episode,'' reported Thursday night that Hamilton was drinking at a Dallas area bar Monday.
In a statement to the newspaper, the Rangers...
The Texas Rangers are hiring Josh Hamilton's father-in-law to take over the role as Hamilton's accountability coach.
Michael Dean Chadwick will be a special staff assistant and work with Hamilton.
Chadwick has worked with professional teams before, including the Washington Redskins when Joe Gibbs was coaching.
"We're looking forward to him being part of our group...
Fans of the Texas Rangers got pretty used to sayings like "Year of the Napoli" or "Napoli Ever After" in 2011. After coming via trade from the Angels via the Blue Jays as a part-time DH, part-time first baseman, part-time catcher, Mike Napoli eventually ended up being the everyday catcher and was the best hitter in baseball after the all-star break.
He also showed...
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The Rangers haven’t yet agreed on a contract extension with Josh Hamilton, who will be a free agent after the 2012 season if not locked up beforehand, but in the meantim
The Texas Rangers have hired Josh Hamilton's father-in-law as a staff special assistant.
The Rangers have hired Josh Hamilton's father-in-law, Michael Dean Chadwick, as a special staff assistant to fill the support role for Josh that Johnny Narron did the previous four years.
ARLINGTON, Texas - The Texas Rangers have hired Josh Hamilton's father-in-law as a staff special assistant.
Neftali Feliz will be one of the pitchers on hand at Rangers Ballpark later this month for a pitching camp.
The Rangers are still looking for bullpen help, specifically left-handed, and the club remains interested in Mike Gonzalez according to Rich Durrett of ESPN Dallas. Texas met with the lefty's agent, Scott Boras, at the winter meetings.
Gonzalez, 33, appeared in seven games with the Rangers last year after being acquired from the Orioles at the end of August. He's pitched...
Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton's father-in-law is his new accountability partner.
The Texas Rangers acquired pitcher Greg Reynolds from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for infielder Chad Tracy Thursday.