The Texas Rangers are the recipients of a 2015 Hero of the Homeless Award from the Arlington Life Shelter. The award is the highest honor presented annually by the agency and recognizes the significant impact of organizations and individuals supporting the shelter and affecting the lives of the community's homeless.
Outfielder Delino DeShields has been selected as the 2015 Texas Rangers Rookie of the Year, it was announced today. He was selected in voting by the Dallas-Fort Worth chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America.
The Texas Rangers today announced announced a slew of transactions. The team acquired infielder Frandy De La Rosa from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for right-handed pitcher Spencer Patton. De La Rosa has been assigned to the Rangers' Class A Hickory affiliate.
The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has acquired right-handed pitcher Tom Wilhelmsen, outfielder James Jones, and a player to be named later from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for outfielder Leonys Martin and right-handed pitcher Anthony Bass.