Rangers Invite Non-Roster Players
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ The Texas Rangers invited outfielder Ruben Sierra and 12 other non-roster players to spring training Friday.
The other players are pitchers Jeff Brantley, R.A. Dickey, Jayson Durocher, Kevin Foster, Chris Haney, Pat Mahomes, Pete Munro, Mike Munoz, Brian Schmak and catchers Mike Hubbard, David Streed and Luis Taveras.
Pitchers and catchers will report to camp in Port Charlotte, Fla., Feb. 16.
The rest of the squad must show up by Feb. 22.
Also Friday, the Rangers appointed Bill Slack as manager, Andy Hawkins as pitching coach and Pedro Lopez as bench coach for the Savannah Sand Gnats of South Atlantic League.