During the Thanksgiving season, reliever Shawn Tolleson has much to be thankful for in his life. His career is back on track after he missed almost all of 2013 because of major back surgery, he is pitching for his hometown team and his wife, Lynley, gave birth to their first child in September.
Rangers prospect Ronald Guzman was involved in a car accident Tuesday morning in his hometown of LaVega in the Dominican Republic that left a motorcyclist dead, according to The Associated Press.
Korean left-hander Hyeon-jong Yang will not pitch in North America next season after a report out of Korea by the Yonhap News Agency on Wednesday indicated the Kia Tigers of the Korean Baseball Organization were unhappy with the highest bid and rejected it.
Rangers pitcher Derek Holland spent Tuesday afternoon teaching fifth-graders at Rankin Elementary School about the importance of exercise and good nutrition as part of a healthy lifestyle.
Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish, who missed the final seven weeks of the season with mild inflammation in his right elbow, has been cleared to throw by Dr. Keith Meister.
Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos was busy unloading blankets, hats and scarves when he arrived for the annual early Thanksgiving dinner on Monday night at the Arlington Life Shelter.
The Rangers have signed infielder Ed Lucas to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
Catcher Robinson Chirinos has been selected as the 2014 winner of the Richard Durrett Hardest-Working Man Award by the local chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Starting pitching is still the Rangers' top priority this offseason, but if they can find the right fit, they could look to address a thin outfield.
The Rangers added four prospects to their 40-man roster while trading outfielder Daniel Robertson to the Angels for a player to be named later.
The Rangers have brought back catcher Chris Gimenez on a Minor League contract with an invitation to Major League Spring Training. The club also added pitcher David Martinez on a Minor League deal with a Spring Training invite.
The Rangers were hoping that injured right-handed pitcher Alexi Ogando would be ready by now to begin throwing in the Dominican Winter League. That is not going to happen anytime soon.
The Rangers completed the largest coaching staff in franchise history by hiring Tony Beasley as their third-base coach.
Last offseason, the Prince Fielder-Ian Kinsler trade made headlines across the country, but the Rangers' claim on Shawn Tolleson was buried in the transactions column in the back of the sports sections. This shows that a successful offseason is not always dictated by the biggest headlines.
Should the Rangers move Elvis Andrus for pitching? Is there a sleeper player fans should watch for next season? Beat reporter T.R. Sullivan answers these questions and more in the latest Inbox.