Ian Kinsler was not pleased when he was traded by the Texas Rangers this offseason. In an interview with Robert Sanchez of ESPN the Magazine, the new Tigers second baseman unloaded on his former team and general manager Jon Daniels. The issues started when Kinsler didn't want to change positions to accommodate top prospect Jurickson Profar following the trade of Michael Young...
Nolan Ryan and Jon Daniels nearly came to blows in a heated confrontation on Tuesday night, according to a report from 105.3 The Fan in Dallas. “New School” hosts Shan Shariff and RJ Choppy of The Fan say the two Texas Rangers executives were face-to-face and had to be separated by manager Ron Washington. The […]
ARLINGTON, Texas Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said his preference would be to get a new contract for manager Ron Washington done this offseason.
Washington is entering the final year of his contract and while there have been no talks about an extension past the 2014 season, they appear likely.
Daniels said he's prefer to not talk publicly about contract talks...
Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels says it's his full expectation that manager Ron Washington will return next season.
The Rangers started play Tuesday mired in a seven-game losing streak and have seen their AL West title hopes apparently slip away for a second straight season because of a September slide. Texas dropped 12 of its first 14 games this month.
Via AP on Fox
September 17, 2013
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels wouldn't get into specifics about anyone the Ranger may or may not have signed Tuesday on the first day of the international signing period.
But if the reports of the four signings the Rangers have made are true, they don't seem too concerned about their 1.94 million pool to sign players. According to various...
Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels admitted to T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com that he will consider trading for starting pitching, but he's only interested in making an addition if it offers the team a significant upgrade to their current rotation candidates.
Daniels also said that he likes his young crop of starting pitchers, a group that includes Justin Grimm, Martin ...
Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels has gotten a new title.
The Rangers on Friday announced that Daniels has been promoted to president of baseball operations/general manager. He says his role will remain the same.
Texas said chief operating officer Rick George also got a promotion, and will now be the team's president of business operations.
When Daniels became the...
Via AP on Fox
March 01, 2013
The Texas Rangers have added another title to general manager Jon Daniels' business card.
The club promoted Daniels to president of baseball operationsgeneral manager Friday. Daniels will continue with his GM duties and still report to team president Nolan Ryan. Texas also promoted Rick George to president of business operations. He had been the club's chief operating officer...
At today’s press conference introducing recently-signed free
agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski, Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels told
reporters, including Anthony Andro of MLB.com, that there’s a “decent chance”
the team will look to add another bat.
Rangers GM Jon Daniels on whether team adds another bat... It's a decent chance we'll look to add somebody...
During a press conference last month, Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton was asked if he felt he owed the organization anything in contract negotiations. The 2010 American League MVP responded by saying that he didn't.
It was a somewhat surprising reaction that obviously made headlines.
During a Wednesday radio interview, Rangers general manager Jon Daniels gave his thoughts...