One half of the legendary “Hal and Dick” team on WBAP has passed away.  Earlier today he suffered a heart attack and died. Recently Dick had been hosting a morning oldies show on KLDE 104.9FM in Eldorado, TX. Dick Siegel was Hal Jay’s on-air partner from 1981 until 2003.  While providing traffic information from his helicopter, Dick… Read More

MLB just announced that the 2013 season will kick off on the evening of Sunday, March 31 with the Rangers taking on the Astros in Houston, to be broadcast in prime time on ESPN. It’ll be the first-ever American League game for the Astros. The following day ESPN will broadcast the following openers: 1:00pm – Red Sox… Read More

UPDATE: It’s now official   #Rangers have signed RHP Jason Frasor to a one-year deal. Catcher Eli Whiteside DFA’d to clear space. — Richard Durrett (@espn_durrett) January 3, 2013   From Hardball Talk Jason Frasor is close to signing a one-year contract with the Rangers, according to Gerry Fraley of the Dallas Morning News. Frasor has spent his entire… Read More

From Hardball Talk FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal has the scoop: Free agent Lance Berkman still has not decided that he will play in 2013. But he is talking about a possible return with multiple clubs, including the Texas Rangers, major-league sources say. Berkman — a native of Waco, Texas — considered signing with the Rangers… Read More