Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:28:51 -0800
Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels is reportedly looking an offensive-minded player to play left field, as a result of Shin-Soo Choo shifting to right field. In-house options to play the position include 1B/OF Mitch Moreland and OF Jake Smolinski.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:22:17 -0800
Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland is not expected to receive a non-tender offer, according to general manager Jon Daniels.
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:01:58 -0700
Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland (ankle) was in the team's clubhouse Thursday, Aug. 14, and was no longer in a cast. He could be out of his walking boot in approximately five weeks.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:07:43 -0700
The Texas Rangers purchased the contract of RP Nathan Adcock from Triple-A Round Rock. In a corresponding move, 1B Mitch Moreland (ankle) was transferred to the 60-day disabled list.
Sun, 22 Jun 2014 10:39:50 -0700
Updating previous reports, Texas Rangers DH/1B Mitch Moreland (ankle) will undergo season-ending surgery on his left ankle Monday, June 23, in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:40:17 -0700
Texas Rangers DH Mitch Moreland (ankle) has informed the team that he will undergo what the team believes is season-ending ankle surgery.
Tue, 17 Jun 2014 20:42:52 -0700
Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland (ankle) was examined Tuesday, June 17, in Iowa, and it appears he will have reconstructive surgery on his left ankle. A time and date have not been confirmed as the team is awaiting final details. He is expected to miss the rest of the season if he has surgery.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:03:38 -0700
Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland (ankle) will seek a third opinion Tuesday, June 17, with a specialist at the University of Iowa.
Fri, 13 Jun 2014 19:57:25 -0700
Texas Rangers DH Mitch Moreland (ankle) received a second opinion on his ankle Thursday, June 12, and the team said there is no change in his status. He is scheduled to meet with another doctor this weekend to decide his next step. Moreland could have surgery to remove a bone in the ankle and try to return in three to four weeks or have reconstructive surgery and likely miss the rest of the season.
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:05:00 -0700
Texas Rangers 1B Mitch Moreland (ankle) was placed on the disabled list Tuesday, June 10. The Rangers have purchased the contract of OF Brad Snyder from Triple-A Round Rock to replace Moreland. Snyder is batting sixth and playing first base against the Miami Marlins.
Fantasy Tip: Snyder is an AL-only option who could split time at first base with Donnie Murphy. Snyder has 18 home runs and 51 RBIs this season in Triple-A, so there is some power potential.