Category Archives: Texas Rangers

Seven Youth Leagues Awarded Baseball and Softball Grants

The Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation announced the seven recipients of its 2012 youth baseball and softball grants. The check presentation ceremony took place prior to the Texas Rangers game against the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday, September 25. Grant recipients were selected based on submissions from organizations within the team’s five-state…

Cruz’s Fire Truck Donation Project Celebrated By Arlington & Dominican Republic Officials

Sirens wailed and lights flashed on the field at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, but this time the scene was part of a celebration. Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz teamed up with the Arlington Fire Department and several other organizations to supply a fire truck and two ambulances to the Dominican Republic city…

Texas Rangers Foundation Announces Greene Scholarship Recipients

The Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation and Arlington Independent School District are proud to announce the 2012 Richard Greene Scholarship Recipients in honor of former Arlington Mayor Greene, who served when Rangers Ballpark in Arlington was being planned and opened. Each of the six junior Arlington ISD students will receive a $10,000…

Happy 40th, Texas Rangers Baseball!

The first playoff series victory in franchise history. Back-to-Back American League Championships. Two consecutive World Series appearances. And all in the past two seasons. Not bad, particularly when you’re creeping into middle age. Texas Rangers baseball turns 40 Saturday, which officially marks the day the Washington (D. C.) Senators arrived to North Texas and…

Rangers Rally is a “Glowing” Success

More than 1,700 Rangers fans lit up the evening sky on March 30 at the Let’s GLO Rangers Rally, a 40th anniversary celebration of the team’s first season in Arlington. The event was sponsored by the City in partnership with the Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau. Shortly after sunset, the parking…