Sun, 15 Feb 2015 21:09:14 -0800
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos collected 28 extra-base hits in his first full season in the majors in 2014, and the team liked his defense and ability to handle pitchers. The team hopes he is a player on the rise.
Fantasy Tip: Chirinos proved to be a valuable daily fantasy option last season, and he will come at a relatively reasonable price compared to some other bigger names on the board. FantasyScore owners will certainly want to use him when the matchup is favorable, as he can surprise.
Tue, 10 Feb 2015 10:53:05 -0800
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos is expected to enter spring training as the team's starting catcher. C Carlos Corporan is expected to be the backup, with Cs Chris Gimenez and Tomas Telis sharing duties at Class AAA. Chirinos led all American League catchers by throwing out 36.2% of attempted base stealers.
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:21:24 -0800
The Texas Rangers could be in the market for a veteran catcher, even though general manager Jon Daniels believes C Robinson Chirinos is capable of starting at least 100 games next season. C Tomas Telis, who has performed well in winter ball, is currently slated to be the No. 2 catcher. C Jorge Alfaro is expected to be added to the 40-man roster but is unlikely to reach the majors before September 2015.
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 10:31:58 -0800
Finding a free-agent catcher to pair with Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos is a priority for the team this offseason. "We like the depth we've built at the upper levels of the system, and [we] have confidence in Chirinos in the big leagues," general manager Jon Daniels said. "We'd like to add a complement to him and let some of the younger guys develop."
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 02:27:18 -0700
The Texas Rangers may stick with C Robinson Chirinos as the regular catcher in 2015.
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:55:58 -0700
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos (neck) was back in the lineup Friday, Sept. 12, against the Atlanta Braves after missing the past 10 games. He hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning to propel his team to a 2-1 win. "It was nice to see his energy back there," interim manager Tim Bogar said. "He handled (SP Derek Harrison) well."
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:14:38 -0700
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos (neck) missed his 10th straight game Thursday, Sept. 11, but he warmed up a pitcher before an inning, and interim manager Tim Bogar expects Chirinos to play Friday, Sept. 12.
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:17:27 -0700
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos (neck) took batting practice and could be close to returning after missing his eighth straight game Tuesday, Sept. 9.
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:38:06 -0700
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos (neck) had an injection to help relieve pain in his neck Thursday, Sept. 4. Chirinos is expected to miss a few more days.
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 20:24:46 -0700
Texas Rangers C Robinson Chirinos (neck) has been sidelined due to a stiff neck. Chirinos had his neck wrapped heavily Wednesday, Sept. 3, for the second consecutive day.