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James Click, center, the newly-hired Houston Astros general manager, poses with Astros manager Dusty Baker, left, and Astros owner and chairman Jim Crane during a baseball press conference Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, at Minute Maid Park in Houston. (Jon Shapley/Houston Chronicle via AP)

AL West teams at the start of spring training

Feb. 7, 2020 2:00 PM EST

A team-by-team look at the American League West entering spring training, including key players each club acquired and lost, and dates of the first workout for pitchers and catchers, and the full squad: ___ Houston Astros Manager: Dusty Baker (first season). 2019: 107-55, first place, lost to Nationals in World...

FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2019, file photo, Texas Rangers' Joey Gallo is greeted after a batting practice at the under construction baseball field at the new Rangers ballpark in Arlington, Texas. Joey Gallo likes what is being built for inside the new ballpark that will have a retractable roof.  (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)

Rangers add to young foundation before moving to new stadium

Feb. 6, 2020 1:10 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers will be at spring training in Arizona while the finishing touches are being put on their new $1 billion-plus stadium back home. All-Star slugger Joey Gallo also likes what is being built on the field. Texas traded for two-time AL Cy Young winner Corey Kluber this...

Texas Rangers Joey Gallo is greeted after a batting practice at the under construction baseball field at the new Rangers stadium in Arlington, Texas, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Rangers avoid arbitration with deals for Gallo and Santana

Jan. 10, 2020 6:05 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers have agreed on one-year contracts with All-Star slugger Joey Gallo and likely starting center fielder Danny Santana, and will avoid a salary arbitration hearing for the 20th year in a row. Gallo, an All-Star for the first time last year in an injury-shortened...