Found October 12, 2012 on
Pro Sports Daily:
After losing a five-game lead with nine games to play, the Rangers enter what figures to be a very active offseason. The team that went to two consecutive World Series and held first place in the AL West for virtually all but the last day of the 2012 season is likely to change significantly. "I think it's a natural time to kind of reassess where we are, get back to what we're good at -- making good baseball decisions," general manager Jon Daniels said. "Get back to some of the elements that have added to the excitement here for the last few years, the energy, the athleticism and the dynamic players we've had." The biggest single decision of the offseason revolves around outfielder Josh Hamilton. The Rangers announced five days after the season ended that the club would not make a "pre-emptive" contract offer to Hamilton to try to keep him from free agency and would let him test the market. Daniels also acknowledged that rarely do free ag...
BEST OF MAXIM
Texas Rangers reliever Mike Adams, who will be a free agent, will undergo surgery for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Thursday in Dallas.
Adams met with Dr. Greg Pearl yesterday and Pearl will perform the surgery.
Adams missed the final five games of the season because of what was thought to be a mild neck strain. He was diagnosed with TOS Sept. 30.
Adams went 5-3 with a 3.27 ERA for the...
The Texas Rangers had an explosive offense when you look at the big picture.
Texas ranked among baseball's best in all the sexy offensive categories batting average, home runs, runs scored, total bases. But if you looked at the individual players, those numbers didn't seem to add up all the time. The Rangers were also poor at situational hitting; failing to advance runners...
Now that the season for the Texas Rangers has been over for almost a week and a lot longer in some peoples minds its time to hand out the report cards for the players.
My grading system is simple. As go to those who had excellent seasons, Bs to those who were above average, Cs to those who were average, Ds to those below average and Fs to those either need to give back the money...
The Texas Rangers say reliever Mike Adams will have surgery for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, a numbing sensation that sidelined him the last week of the season.
Adams, who can become a free agent, is set for surgery Thursday in Dallas.
The team said All-Star starter Matt Harrison had successful Lasik surgery Thursday. Catcher Mike Napoli, another pending free agent, is set to have...
The Texas Rangers have announced that right-handed reliever
Mike Adams will undergo surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome next week, reports
Anthony Andro of FOXsportssouthwest.com.
Mike Adams will have surgery for TOS Oct. 18.
— Anthony Andro (@aandro) October 12, 2012
Adams was diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome prior to
the Rangers one-game Wild Card...
Given Josh Hamilton's production during his time with the Texas Rangers, critics would have been hard pressed to compare the outfielder to anyone else in the game.Thankfully, FOXSports.com's Jen Floyd Engel has some suggestions.Nobody will want to admit this, but Hamilton had quickly become the T.O. of the Rangers, a talented player whose production no longer justifies...