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  1. Rios not bothered by being ignored

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- After watching Texas Rangers teammate A.J. Pierzynski get a five-minute video salute and a standing ovation on Friday night, you would think Alex Rios would be upset. The White Sox honored Pierzynski for his eight seasons of solid play. Ri...

    Blog | August 24, 2013
  2. A.J. Pierzynski returns to South Side

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Former Chicago White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski returned to the South Side of Chicago Friday night for the first time since leaving as a free agent after the 2012 season. Now with the first-place Texas Rangers, Pierzynski, who spent e...

    Blog | August 23, 2013
  3. Rios trade good for Sox and Rangers

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- The trade that sent Alex Rios from the Chicago White Sox to the Texas Rangers for young infielder Leury Garcia makes sense for all parties involved. For Rios, this will be his first chance at going to the postseason, having played his ...

    Blog | August 09, 2013
  4. Alex Rios of Chicago White Sox awaits fate after Texas Rangers' w...

    Bruce Levine

    The Texas Rangers have put in a claim on Chicago White Sox outfielder Alex Rios, a source told ESPN Insider Jim Bowden.

    Story | Conversation | August 08, 2013
  5. Lake, Rusin spark Cubs to victory

    Bruce Levine

    PHOENIX -- On a night when the Chicago Cubs could have easily gone flat, two rookies carried them to another low-run victory. The day started with the team losing ace Matt Garza in a trade to the Texas Rangers. Lefty Chris Rusin, who had connectio...

    Blog | July 23, 2013
  6. Cubs players will miss Garza

    Bruce Levine

    PHOENIX -- Chicago Cubs players who watched teammate Matt Garza get caught in the trade winds this week were not shocked by Monday's deal that sent the pitcher to the Texas Rangers. Garza related to his teammates early last week that he was told by ...

    Blog | July 22, 2013
  7. Matt Garza waiting out rumor mill

    Bruce Levine

    DENVER -- The rumor mill isn't getting to Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza -- at least not yet. Garza had to endure a day of endless tweets and texts Friday speculating he'd be dealt to the Texas Rangers for prospects. "It's been a rough morning," ...

    Blog | July 19, 2013
  8. Rangers are a front-runner for Garza

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Many of the same teams that have had strong interest in Chicago Cubs right-hander Matt Garza were on hand to watch his outing on Saturday night at Wrigley Field. The Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays remain the front-runners for a tra...

    Blog | July 14, 2013
  9. Interest in trading for Garza remains high

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Many of the same teams that have had strong interest in Chicago Cubs right-hander Matt Garza were on hand to watch his outing on Saturday night at Wrigley Field. The Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays remain the front-runners for a tra...

    Blog | July 13, 2013
  10. Will Monday be Garza's last Cubs start?

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Matt Garza likely could be making his final start for the Chicago Cubs on Monday against the Chicago White Sox. The Texas Rangers, Boston Red Sox , and San Francisco Giants recently have had scouts watching the 29-year-old pitcher and ...

    Blog | July 07, 2013
  11. Red Sox's Dempster returns to Chicago

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Boston Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster returned Monday to the city he loved playing in for over eight seasons. It's his first trip to Chicago since he was traded by the Chicago Cubs to the Texas Rangers at the very last moments before last s...

    Blog | May 20, 2013
  12. Texas glad to have former Chicago catchers

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Texas Rangers pitching coach Mike Maddux has been thrilled with his tandem of former Chicago catchers. Veterans A.J. Pierzynski and Geovany Soto have worked hand in hand with Maddux on the daily preparation of his pitching staff. "The ...

    Blog | May 06, 2013
  13. Soto still a fan of 'The Friendly Confines'

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto, who returned to Wrigley Field for this week's series after playing five years for the Chicago Cubs, does not agree with the disparaging remarks his teammate Lance Berkman said about Wrigley. "This is ...

    Blog | April 17, 2013
  14. Pierzynski returns to Chicago

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- A.J. Pierzynski returned to the city he called home for eight seasons Tuesday evening, but with a new team. After leaving the Chicago White Sox as a free agent, the catcher signed a one-year, $7.5 million deal with the Texas Rangers. Comin...

    Blog | April 16, 2013
  15. Sale looks ready for opening assignment

    Bruce Levine

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- After an abbreviated tune up Tuesday against the Texas Rangers, Chicago White Sox opening day starter Chris Sale appeared ready to take the mound against Kansas City next Monday at U.S Cellular Field. Sale allowed just one run a...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  16. Sources: Pierzynski to meet with Rangers

    Bruce Levine

    The Texas Rangers will meet Chicago White Sox free-agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski and his agent in Arlington on Tuesday, according to two major league sources. Read the entire story....

    Blog | December 18, 2012