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  • Inbox: Will Cashner get the qualifying offer?
    Will the Rangers extend a qualifying offer to Andrew Cashner? Who might the club sign or trade for in the offseason? And what's the latest with Josh Hamilton? T.R. Sullivan answers those questions and more in the latest Inbox.
  • 14 pitchers who could impact Rangers' plans
    Though the Rangers expect to be active and aggressive in acquiring pitching this offseason, they still must evaluate 14 arms on the 40-man roster.
  • Rangers looking to bulk up the bullpen
    As the Rangers approached the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline in 2016, they had multiple discussions with the Twins about reliever Brandon Kintzler. At the time, the Rangers were looking to add depth to their bullpen for a postseason run and Kintzler had just emerged as a potential closer for the Twins.
  • Rangers' Arizona Fall League overview
    Jim Callis checks in on the Rangers' Arizona Fall League participants, led by recently converted catcher Josh Morgan.
  • #AwardWorthy: Vote Beltre for Personality
    Vote for Adrian Beltre (Personality of the Year) in the 2017 Esurance MLB Awards, baseball's ultimate honors.
  • Daniels bullish on revamped farm system
    The Rangers' deep disappointment over a losing season and failure to reach the postseason did not extend to scouting and player development.
  • Inbox: How will Rangers boost pitching staff?
    How are the Rangers going to go about rebuilding their bullpen? Will they go after another bat for center field or will they just stick to pitching? Beat reporter T.R. Sullivan answers Texas fans' questions.
  • Arms to be top target for Rangers this winter
    The Rangers need for starting pitching is well-documented. They have Cole Hamels and Martin Perez ($6 million club option) coming back and that's it.
  • Rangers acquire Class A Hickory franchise
    The Rangers announced Thursday they have purchased the Class A Hickory Crawdads of the South Atlantic League. The Rangers have had a working relationship with Hickory since 2009 and won the 2015 South Atlantic League title.
  • Rangers' Top 30 Prospects list
    Who do the Rangers have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Texas' Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
  • Middlebrooks among 4 cleared from 40-man
    The Rangers have cleared four spots on their 40-man roster by out-righting pitcher Paolo Espino, infielders Phil Gosselin and Will Middlebrooks and outfielder Jared Hoying to Triple-A Round Rock.
  • O'Neill stuffs box score in Fall League action
    Michael O'Neill put up the best season of his professional career in 2017 and carried that momentum over to the Arizona Fall League, where he led Surprise to a 3-1 win over Salt River on Wednesday night.
  • Rangers could be interested in pitcher Mikolas
    There is no secret the Rangers will be interested in Japanese pitcher Shohei Ohtani if he is posted as expected by the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters Fighters this offseason. But Ohtani is hardly the only pitcher from Japan who will be on the Rangers' list. Another intriguing option is right-hander Miles Mikolas, one of 40 pitchers used by the Rangers in their 95-loss 2014 season.
  • Roles for Gallo, DeShields not decided
    Joey Gallo and Delino DeShields are expected to be vital members of the Rangers lineup next season, but their exact roles are to be determined.
  • Beras, Jones use instructs to develop pitching
    The stress-free environment of instructional league makes it the perfect place to experiment with players at different positions. During the Rangers' four-week camp in Surprise, Ariz., former outfielders Jairo Beras and James Jones continued their transition to the mound.
  • Rangers weigh moving Bush into rotation
    The Rangers need to rebuild both their starting rotation and their bullpen. One significant issue being weighed is whether to move right-hander Matt Bush to the rotation or keep him in the bullpen.
  • Former MLB outfielder Lock, 81, passes away
    Outfielder Don Lock, who was one of the few bright spots for the expansion Washington Senators before they moved to Texas, passed away Sunday according to the Wichita Eagle. He was 81.
  • Banister's '19 option picked up; staff adjusted
    The Rangers have exercised the option on manager Jeff Banister's contract for the 2019 season, and are bringing back six of his eight coaches to the staff for the 2018 season.
  • Rangers outfielders impressing at instructs
    The Rangers appear to have their center fielder of the future in Leody Taveras, but if the talent on hand in instructional league is any indication, there will be a number of worthy challengers.
  • Cody, Guzman named Prospects of the Year
    Kyle Cody and Ronald Guzman put up impressive seasons that culminated in Rangers Prospects of the Year honors.
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