The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


RANGERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Rangers activate Hamilton from DL, send Gallo back to minors

BALTIMORE -- Josh Hamilton has been activated from the 15-day disabled list by the Texas Rangers, who placed the outfielder in the starting lineup for Tuesday night's game against the Orioles. Hamilton was sidelined since May 31 with a strained left hamstring. He has played in only seven games this season, batting .273 with two homers and five RBIs. He was fifth in the lineup and...
Via AP on Fox
44 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Josh Hamilton activated from DL by Rangers, Gallo to minors

BALTIMORE (AP) Josh Hamilton has been activated from the 15-day disabled list by the Texas Rangers, who placed the outfielder in the starting lineup for Tuesday night's game against the Orioles. Hamilton was sidelined since May 31 with a strained left hamstring. He has played in only seven games this season, batting .273 with two homers and five RBIs. He was fifth in the lineup...
Via AP on Fox
59 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Rangers option Joey Gallo to Triple-A

With Josh Hamilton coming off the disabled list the Texas Rangers have sent rookie Joey Gallo back to Triple-A. The 21-year-old Gallo was hitting batted .218/.306/.448 with five home runs and a 43/11 K/BB ratio over 98 plate appearances since his call up to the big leagues. Gallo still projects to be a huge piece of the Rangers future but right now the team feels it is best to give...
Via Tireball.com
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers’ outfielder Josh Hamilton set to return Tuesday

The Texas Rangers, who sit five games back of the first place Houston Astros in the American League West with a record of 39-38, look to be getting some reinforcements on Tuesday, with outfielder Josh Hamilton set to be activated from the disabled list. The 34-year-old Hamilton has been on the DL since June 4 with a strained left hamstring. The once feared slugger claimed he was...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Moreland hits two homers as Rangers beat Orioles

Mitch Moreland hit two of the Rangers' four home runs off Bud Norris, and Texas got another winning effort on the road from left-hander Wandy Rodriguez in an 8-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night. Moreland hit a solo shot in the second inning and a two-run drive in the fourth. It was his sixth career two-homer game, the first since May 2013. Carlos Corporan and Shin...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

MLB Power Rankings: June 29th

Happy Monday, sports fans! Lots of changes in my power rankings this week, but sadly no big jumps. Only nine teams had no movement this week, four of which are the top four (which doesn’t seem to be changing anytime soon). When I said there were no big jumps, I meant it! In fact, only one team moved more than four spots. The Texas Rangers dropped five spots this week after defying...
Via Baseball Essential
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers: The good, the bad, and the ugly

The Texas Rangers have been all over the map this season. A questionable start in April, to a white-hot May, and now an abysmal stretch in June, the Rangers have been the definition of inconsistent. It seems impossible to know this team’s true identity. The Good Adrian Beltre Texas has shown signs of being a top team in baseball. Before Tuesday’s loss to Oakland, the Rangers...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Becoming Competitors Once Again?

For two years the Texas Rangers were the toast of the American League as they represented the AL in the World Series for two consecutive years. via TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers’ Yovani Gallardo continues dominance on the mound

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo tossed 8 1/3 scoreless innings against the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday afternoon and has now thrown a career-best 23 1/3 consecutive scoreless innings. Gallardo was dominant on the mound Saturday as he allowed just three hits and two walks while striking out four batters. It was the third consecutive start in which he did not allow...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Gallo to get first career start in center field

The Texas Rangers are in the midst of a slump, and they are trying to do whatever they can to fix it. Manager Jeff Banister has led the team to a 37-37 season, five games back from the first place Houston Astros. Players are slumping and in their last 10 games the team is just 3-7. Banister has decided to give slumping players time off to take a breath and reanalyze things, thus...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Slugger Prince Fielder Hits Career Home Run No. 300 Against Toronto

Prince Fielder has been bashing home runs for a long time. Friday heading in to a game against the Toronto Blue Jays it has been some time since the last time he went yard so he made up for it by smacking one out of the park in the first inning to give the Rangers a 1-0 lead. This wasn't just any home run though. It was career jack No. 300 for the big man.Alas it was in a losing...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Prince Fielder trips over first base in latest base path misadventure (video)

Prince Fielder isn’t the most svelte baseball player — not that there’s anything wrong with that — which in turn means he isn’t the most agile nor is he the most fleet of foot. But in the past week or so, he has stumbled through two bouts of comical baserunning misadventures. The most recent one,...Read More The post Prince Fielder trips over first base in latest base...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Prince Fielder trips over first base bag (Video)

Prince Fielder tripped over the first base bag while hustling down the line to beat the throw on a groundout to the pitcher in the seventh inning of Thursday's game against Oakland. Prince Fielder takes a spill running across the first base bag. #Athletics #Rangers http://t.co/KyKvQlHfw2— Fairweather Marvin (@MAD_Marvin) June 25, 2015Things are always interesting when Fielder...
Via Holdout Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Phillies, Rangers having 'ongoing dialogue' on Hamels

  Cole Hamels has been the most talked-about trade chip in Major League Baseball over the last few months, and it sounds like those talks are about to heat up again.   FOX Sports MLB reporter Jon Morosi reported Tuesday afternoon that the Philadelphia Phillies and Texas Rangers are having “ongoing dialogue” about a trade for the Phillies ace. Citing sources, Morosi...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harrison Fights his way Back After Career Threatening Surgery

ARLINGTON, TX – MAY 08: Matt Harrison #54 of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Colorado Rockies in the top of the third inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 8, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) Matt Harrison could’ve walked away from the game of baseball and no one would have questioned him. He could have called it quits and announced...
Via The Sports Journal
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers survive intimidating road trip

The Texas Rangers wrapped up their brief five-game road trip this afternoon against the Chicago White Sox. Although brief in duration, the Rangers had many challenges to overcome in order to consider their time away from home a success. Clayton Kershaw lost his first career start against Texas No better way to start a road trip than to face the reigning Cy Young/MVP Clayton Kershaw...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the Texas Rangers have all the pieces to make the playoffs?

The Texas Ranger never ever quit! Down 1-0 in the top of the ninth Friday night with the Chicago White Sox’s closer, David Robertson, on the mound the Rangers managed to rally and scored two runs via a Mitch Moreland single with two outs and the bases loaded. The team continues to win without Adrian Beltre, Josh Hamilton, Matt Harrison, Martin Perez, Derek Holland, and Neftali...
Via isportsweb.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Rangers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Selecting the 2015 AL All-Stars

NBA Draft grades: Eastern Conference

Under the radar NBA free agents

Michael Sam, boyfriend broke up?

Mickelson linked to money laundering?

Reminiscing on 'Love & Basketball' 15 years later

Selecting the 2015 NL All-Stars

The Sixers' latest horde

Projected landing spots for NBA's top free agents

MLB changes format for Home Run Derby

Revis to work out with Patriots DBs

Peterson: I'm still NFL's best RB

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.