Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:02:02 -0700
Texas Rangers RP Pedro Figueroa (elbow) has a torn ligament and flexor tendon in his left elbow, and he's expected to have Tommy John surgery next week.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:53:56 -0700
The Texas Rangers acquired OF Daniel Robertson from the San Diego Padres Wednesday, April 23, and brought him up to the big leagues. In a corresponding move, RP Pedro Figueroa (elbow) was placed on the disabled list with elbow inflammation.
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:28:05 -0700
The Texas Rangers added RP Aaron Poreda to the bullpen to ease the workload on RP Pedro Figueroa. Figueroa worked four times in a six-day stretch last week, and he became the 20th pitcher since 1914 to earn his first two wins on consecutive days.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:03:02 -0700
Texas Rangers SP Tanner Scheppers, tabbed as the team's opening day starter, will work just one inning in his final spring tune-up Thursday, March 27, against Quintana Roo of the Mexican League in an exhibition game in Arlington. Ps Pedro Figueroa, Justin Germano, Martin Perez and Shawn Tolleson are also expected to pitch.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:00:36 -0700
The Texas Rangers are starting to finalize their bullpen. RPs Joakim Soria will serve as the closer, with RPs Neal Cotts, Pedro Figueroa, Jason Frasor and Alexi Ogando joining him. That leaves two spots open, and Ps Ryan Feierabend, Michael Kirkman, Daniel McCutchen, Seth Rosin and Shawn Tolleson battling down to the end of camp.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:00:10 -0700
Texas Rangers RP Pedro Figueroa has won a spot in the team's bullpen. He has thrown hard in the past, but had command issues. This spring, he worked seven innings while issuing no walks and striking out six batters. "We always knew he had a big arm," general manager Jon Daniels said Wednesday, March 26. "He's not just a left-on-left guy. He can throw multiple innings."
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:35:30 -0800
The Texas Rangers claimed RP Pedro Figueroa off waivers from the Tampa Bay Rays Wednesday, Jan. 29, and designated RP Chaz Roe for assignment in a corresponding move.
Thu, 23 Jan 2014 14:24:10 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays designated RP Pedro Figueroa for assignment Thursday, Jan. 23.
Thu, 02 Jan 2014 14:13:49 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays claimed RP Pedro Figueroa off waivers from the Oakland Athletics Thursday, Jan. 2.
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 12:12:27 -0800
The Oakland Athletics avoided arbitration with 1B Daric Barton Friday, Dec. 20, by agreeing on an undisclosed one-year deal. In a corresponding move, the team released P Pedro Figueroa and claimed C Chris Gimenez off waivers from the Tampa Bay Rays.