GEOVANY SOTO NEWS

Rangers activate Soto from DL, releases Williams

HOUSTON (AP) -- The Texas Rangers have activated catcher Geovany Soto from the disabled list and designated reliever Jerome Williams for assignment. Soto has been out since straining his right groin on July 21. Soto was in the lineup for Friday night's game against Houston. He's played just three games this year after missing the first part of the season following surgery...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas activates Soto from DL, releases Williams

HOUSTON (AP) The Texas Rangers have activated catcher Geovany Soto from the disabled list and designated reliever Jerome Williams for assignment. Soto has been out since straining his right groin on July 21. Soto was in the lineup for Friday night's game against Houston. He's played just three games this year after missing the first part of the season following surgery to...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Geovany Soto activated

The Texas Rangers are 48 games away from ending a nightmarish season. At 45-69, they are 25 games behind the Oakland A's in the American League West. The Rangers are a respectable 14th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, but 29th in ERA. Injuries have taken their toll, as 10 players are currently on the 60-day DL. There is a bit of good news, as catcher Geovany Soto has been...
Via Sports Injury Alert
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Alex Rios, Jake Smolinski, Derek Holland, Geovany Soto

Texas Rangers outfielder Alex Rios left Wednesday night's game in the third inning after being hit by a pitch on his left quad, according to T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com. Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram tweeted that fellow outfielder Jake Smolinski was also diagnosed with a small fracture in his foot, not just a bone bruise as initially thought:#Rangers rookie OF...
Via MLB Injury News
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Geovany Soto, Jake Smolinski, Jim Adduci

The Texas Rangers won Monday night against the New York Yankees, however they lost a little bit as well. According to T.R. Sullivan from MLB.com the Rangers lost Geovany Soto and Jake Smolinski. Both players are hoping their injuries are not serious. Also, Jim Adduci was activated from the disabled list on Monday.#180171863 / gettyimages.comGeovany SotoSoto left the game with...
Via Sports Injury Alert
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Geovany Soto will be activated this weekend

The Texas Rangers will get back one of their many injured starters when play resumes on Friday. Fox Sports Southwest.com's Anthony Andro reports that the Rangers will activate catcher Geovany Soto from the disabled list Friday in time for the Rangers' game at the Toronto Blue Jays. Soto's activation fills in the roster spot of reliever Jason Frasor, traded to Kansas...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Rumors: Geovany Soto to be activated on Friday?

One of the few bright spots for the Texas Rangers this season has been their catching duo of Robinson Chirinos and most recently, Chris Gimenez. The latter especially has been instrumental in catching mercurial ace Yu Darvish. However, at the beginning of the season, Geovany Soto was supposed to be that starter after becoming Darvish's primary catcher at the end of last season...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Geovany Soto plays sixth consecutive rehab game

The Texas Rangers look to improve upon a dreadful 38-57 record as they enter the second half of the season on Friday against the Toronto Blue Jays. With a pitching staff that has struggled to a dismal 4.93 ERA, the offense appears to have to carry the load the rest of the way. One player who may help in the second half is veteran catcher Geovany Soto, who has been out all season...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Some things went right for Rangers in first half

ARLINGTON, Texas - The overall numbers for the Texas Rangers at the All-Star break look awful. Texas is going nowhere in the American League West and has the worst record in baseball. The club has already matched a record for pitchers used in a season and set an all-time record for players used by the All-Star break at 50. But believe it or not, there have been a few bright spots...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Catcher Geovany Soto Arrested For Marijuana Possession

ARLINGTON, Texas — Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto was arrested Wednesday night on a charge of marijuana possession in the town of Grapevine in northeast Tarrant County. Soto, 31, was charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana under two ounces according to Sgt. Robert Eberling of the Grapevine Police Department. He was released on $500 bail. Soto has not played this season...
Via NESN.com
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers catcher busted for pot possession

Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto was arrested Wednesday and charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession. According to The Dallas Morning News, the 2008 National League Rookie of the Year was pulled over for speeding in the Dallas suburb of Grapevine. Friday, the injured Ranger, who is out of jail after posting $500 bond, issued a written statement. “I was stopped by Grapevine...
Via Hall of Very Good
July 11, 2014  |  2 Comments

Rangers Injury Update: Geovany Soto hopeful for return

The Texas Rangers defeated the Cleveland Indians on Friday by the score of 6-4. The win moved the Rangers to a game over .500 at 31-30. Yu Darvish got his sixth win, while Joakim Soira notched his 13th save of the season. The Rangers have played all season with a barrage of injuries, one of which is to catcher Geovany Soto, who has been out all season with a knee injury. Although...
Via Sports Injury Alert
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Updates Part 1: Jurickson Profar, Geovany Soto, Derek Holland, Pedro Figueroa

The Texas Rangers may be the most injured team in all of baseball.  It seems like we're hearing about another injury or update on an hourly basis.  We have updates today on nine different Texas Rangers.  I have broken the updates in to two separate articles.  You have to hand it to the Rangers though, they have managed to compile a 15-12 record, which is good for the first...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Dugout Digest – t-minus six days

The “Opening Day” countdown is now under one week. Get hyped, folks. Our final preview week will roll right along today, and if yesterday is any indication, there will be some on the field news as well. Yesterday, we saw the Tigers trade for Alex Gonzalez, the White Sox give Jose Quintana a five-year extension, and Geovany Soto get knocked out for the first two to three months...
Via The Outside Corner
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers lose Geovany Soto for 10-12 weeks to knee injury

Geovany Soto out 10-12 weeks with torn lateral meniscus. Surgery likely Wednesday. #Rangers — Jeff Wilson (@JeffWilson_FWST) March 24, 2014
Via The Outside Corner
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

UPDATE: Rangers' Geovany Soto out 10 weeks minimum

Geovany Soto left Sunday's Cactus League game in the second inning when his right leg locked up on him.  He was taken out of the game at that point and replaced by J.P. Arencibia.  From T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com:"He was able to walk off the field and to the clubhouse but was taken for an MRI."Rangers manager Ron Washington told media he was fine after the game but...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' Soto to miss 10-12 weeks due to knee surgery

Texas manager Ron Washington's No. 1 message to his team when they began spring training last month was to remain healthy. The message has not been received well. Starting catcher Geovany Soto will miss 10-12 weeks after the team announced Monday that he will have surgery to repair torn meniscus in his right knee. The Soto news comes a day after the team lost starting second...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' Soto to miss 10-12 weeks due to knee surgery

Catcher Geovany Soto will miss 10-12 weeks after the team announced Monday that he will have surgery to repair torn meniscus in his right knee.
Via FOXSports.com
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers lose catcher Geovany Soto for 10-12 weeks

getty images The Texas Rangers will now begin the 2014 season without catcher Geovany Soto. Soto, 31, will start the season on the disabled list after he was diagnosed with a torn lateral meniscus. Surgery is expected to take place on Wednesday. Geovany Soto out 10-12 weeks with torn lateral meniscus. Surgery likely Wednesday. #Rangers — Jeff Wilson (@JeffWilson_FWST) March 24...
Via Tireball.com
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Lose Geovany Soto For 12 Weeks

It's been a rough few days for the Texas Rangers as they found out they will be without their phenom second baseman Jurickson Profar for 10-12 weeks and now they will be without their starting catcher Geovany Soto for 12 weeks due to a torn lateral meniscus.Rangers' Geovany Soto out 10-12 weeks with torn meniscus http://t.co/GFMexIq9JZ via @cbssports— Eye on Baseball...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' Geovany Soto needs an MRI

Geovany Soto left Sunday's Cactus League game in the second inning when his right leg locked up on him.  He was taken out of the game at that point and replaced by J.P. Arencibia.  From T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com:"He was able to walk off the field and to the clubhouse but was taken for an MRI."Rangers manager Ron Washington told media he was fine after the game but...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking down catchers in the AL West

How does Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto compare to the others at his position in the AL West?
Via FOXSports.com
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking down catchers in the AL West

If Geovany Soto returns to the Soto of 2008 the Texas Rangers are set at catcher this season. The problem with that is that it's 2014 and Soto hasn't been an everyday catcher since 2011, when he batted just .228 and played his way out of a starting role with the Cubs. The Rangers are hoping that Soto can carry the bulk of the load this season after making just 49 starts in...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto has foot surgery; out three weeks

The Texas Rangers will be without expected starting catcher Geovany Soto for the next three weeks after he had surgery Saturday morning to remove a small bone putting pressure on a tendon in his left foot. After seeing Dr. John Crates on Friday, it was determined that Soto had Os trigonum syndrome, in which a small accessory bone is present. The bone, which is not found in all people...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers C Geovany Soto has surgery on left foot

Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto has had arthroscopic surgery to remove a small bone from his left foot. Soto had the surgery Saturday, a day after returning to Texas to be examined by a specialist for what the team had initially called an Achilles issue. What doctors determined instead was there was a bone putting pressure on a flexor tendon. Rangers assistant general manager...
Via AP on Fox
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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