Happy Friday, everyone. Three days until Opening Day.
The S-T's game story talks about Tanner Scheppers getting the start yesterday, in his final tuneup before his Opening Day start.
The Rangers' website game story highlights Prince Fielder and Donnie Murphy homering yesterday in the exhibition game with the Quintana Roo Tigers.
Gerry Fraley has a game report on the win against Quintana Roo.
Elvis Andrus says he's ready to play.
T.R. Sullivan writes that the Rangers are hoping they left their plague of injuries behind them in Arizona, and recaps some of the storylines from camp.
Gerry Fraley writes that the middle infield situation is starting to clarify, with Elvis Andrus returning to action this weekend and Donnie Murphy being claimed on waivers.
Anthony Andro writes that Matt Harrison and Colby Lewis are making progress and getting closer to returning to the Rangers' rotation.
In former Ranger news, Mike Olt made the Chicago Cubs Opening Day roster.
The S-T's notes talk about Donnie Murphy joining the team and Colby Lewis's next start.
The Rangers' website notes hit on Elvis Andrus, Wash saying Colby Lewis is close to returning, Nick Martinez, and the battle for the second base job.