Mar 5, 2014; Surprise, AZ, USA; Texas Rangers catcher Jose Felix works with pitcher Tommy Hanson (not pictured) during their spring training baseball game with the Colorado Rockies at Surprise Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Lance Iversen-USA TODAY Sports

Texas Rangers @ San Diego Padres - Live Thread


Peoria Arizona - The Texas Rangers continue spring training action today by taking on the San Diego Padres.  The Rangers have currently dropped their last 5 games after winning their Cactus League opener against the Royals.   But don’t worry, these are spring training games and winning isn’t always the most important thing, it is the evaluation of talent.

Pitching matchups

RHP Alexi Ogando (Record 0-1/ERA 9.00 / Strike outs 1 over 1 game/2 innings)

vs

RHP Ian Kennedy (Record 0-0/ERA 0.00 / Strike outs 2 over 1 game/2 innings)

Texas Rangers lineup

  • Jurickson Profar DH
  • SS Elvis Andrus SS
  • Prince Fielder 1B
  • Michael Choice RF
  • Kevin Kouzmanoff 3B
  • J.P. Arencibia C
  • Leonys Martin CF
  • Rougned Odor 2B
  • Bryan Peterson LF

San Diego Padres lineup

  • Chris Denorfia RF
  • Alexi Amarista 3B
  • Yonder Alonso 1B
  • Jedd Gyorko  2B
  • Seth Smith  LF
  • Kyle Blanks DH
  • Ryan Jackson SS
  • Reymond Fuentes CF
  • Rene Rivera  C

Engel Beltre and Alex Rios are both out today.  Beltre was in the lineup but had issues during the pregame workout.  Rios has a mild strain in his right oblique.

Today’s game will be televised on the MLB Network and available online at MLB.com at 2:05 PM Central time.

Tags: Alexi Ogando Ian Kennedy Texas Rangers

  • lmhw24

    KOUZ is safe!!

  • lmhw24

    Torres throwing in 32nd pitch of the inning w/full count

  • lmhw24

    Bases loaded 2 outs pitching change for Padres

  • lmhw24

    GRAND SLAM FOR PROFAR!!!

  • David W. Cash

    I’m less worried about Profar now!. Wow. Profar went far. BTW, that wasn’t my line.

  • lmhw24

    Andrus for the double!

  • lmhw24

    TOP 6 Rangers lead Padres 8-1

  • lmhw24

    BOT of 7th Soria on mound w/2 outs

  • lmhw24

    3 up 3 down for Soria.

  • lmhw24

    BOT of 8 Feliz on mound

  • lmhw24

    Full count

  • lmhw24

    Rangers lead 8-1 with one out

  • lmhw24

    Feliz looking good…

  • lmhw24

    3 up 3 down for Feliz!

  • lmhw24

    Josh Wilson at bat for Rangers

  • lmhw24

    2 out Aducci up to bat….

  • lmhw24

    MID 9 Rangers still lead 8-1

  • lmhw24

    Cory Burns takes the mound for Rangers

  • lmhw24

    Gale doubles with one out

  • lmhw24

    Hit to Lillibridge….misses the ball, 2 on with one out

  • lmhw24

    Tommy Medica at bat

    • lmhw24

      3 Run homer 8-4 Rangers

  • lmhw24

    Burns throws it in the dirt

  • lmhw24

    Strausborger for the catch. Rangers take the win 8-4 over Padres!

    • Jeff Cotten

      thanks for the updates, it helped to fix the disappointment of logging into mlb at bat & seeing there’d be no radio stream for today’s game…looking forward to catching a clip of profar’s grand salami…go rangers

      • lmhw24

        You are MORE than welcome! We’re going to try and do this for every game so you can always come and hang out with us during game time!

        • Jeff Cotten

          awesome, will do…