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Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015

After Years of Chances, Kirkman Released

After Years of Chances, Kirkman Released

He failed to convince Rangers he could be a specialist that retired left-handed hitters.

Monday, Feb 23, 2015

Kirkman Dealing With Shoulder Soreness

Kirkman Dealing With Shoulder Soreness

Michael Kirkman is trying to make the Rangers' roster, and so far, it's not going so well.

Wednesday, Mar 5, 2014
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By Richie Whitt

Rangers' Search For Starters Turns to, Gulp, Joe Saunders

Rangers' Search For Starters Turns to, Gulp, Joe Saunders

With lingering injuries to three reliable arms in the starting rotation, the Rangers are forced to go bargain hunting.

Monday, Mar 3, 2014
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By Adam Boedeker

ZiPS: Middle Relief

ZiPS: Middle Relief

Every year, the folks at FanGraphs release Dan Szymborski's ZiPS projections for every big-league team, which is a computer-generated projection of every player in baseball's 2014 season.

Sunday, Jun 9, 2013
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By Associated Press

Rangers' Kirkman On DL With Lymphoma Reccurence

Rangers' Kirkman On DL With Lymphoma Reccurence

Kirkman was initially diagnosed in January 2012 and had radiation treatments last year.

Friday, Jun 7, 2013
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By Adam Boedeker

Scattershooting: Why is Kirkman Still a Ranger?

Scattershooting: Why is Kirkman Still a Ranger?

Michael Kirkman has had a big bag of nothing all season after a promising spring, but the Rangers have held on to him because he's out of options. That shouldn't matter anymore, though.

Friday, Jan 25, 2013
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By Adam Boedeker

ZiPS Projections: Long Relief

ZiPS Projections: Long Relief

With Scott Feldman gone, the Rangers need a new long-relief man who can occasionally be called upon to make a spot start, and Michael Kirkman might be their man.

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2012
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By Scott Crisp

Michael Kirkman Continues To Impress

Michael Kirkman Continues To Impress

Rookie reliever Michael Kirkman is getting confident, and the Rangers' bullpen stands to be all the better for it.

Tuesday, Jun 26, 2012
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By Adam Boedeker

Kirkman Comes Up Big For Bullpen

Kirkman Comes Up Big For Bullpen

On a night that wasn't going to go the Rangers' way, Michael Kirkman saved his teammates' arms.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012
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By Scott Crisp

Alexi Ogando Headed To DL With Strained Groin

Alexi Ogando Headed To DL With Strained Groin

Alexi Ogando will head to the 15-day disabled list after suffering a strained groin in Sunday's win over the Giants.

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