Michael Young

Michael Young

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/200 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Covina, California
College: UC-Santa Barbara
Draft: 1997 5th round by the
  • ABC7 San Francisco

    Texas Rangers face the Oakland Athletics Wednesday

    Oakland Athletics (42-75, fifth in the AL West) vs. Texas Rangers (52-64, third in the AL West) Arlington, Texas; Wednesday, 8:05 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: Adam Oller (1-5, 7.26 ERA, 1.78 WHIP, 31 strikeouts); Rangers: Cole Ragans (0-1, 4.82 ERA, 1.71 WHIP, four strikeouts) LINE: Rangers -163, Athletics +139; over/under is 8 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: The Texas Rangers square off against the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday.

  • Associated Press

    Rangers seek momentum, new manager to contend again in '23

    The Rangers are more than a decade removed from their only World Series appearances, and mired in the longest stretch of consecutive losing seasons in the franchise's half-century in Texas. Less than nine months after a record offseason spending spree of more than a half-billion dollars, the Rangers fired Chris Woodward with the first-time manager late in his fourth season of what had become an extended rebuilding process. What the Rangers really hope to do over these final seven weeks is to build momentum going into 2023, which general manager Chris Young said is still when they expect to be a playoff-caliber team again.

  • The Nashville News

    Elvis Andrus gets revenge vs. former team as A's top Rangers

    Elvis Andrus blasted a two-run homer to help the Oakland Athletics end a nine-game losing streak with a 5-1 win against the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night in Arlington, Texas. Sean Murphy singled, homered and scored twice and Vimael Machin also had two hits for Oakland, which avoided its second 10-game losing streak of the season. A's starter JP Sears (4-0) threw five shutout innings, allowing four hits with two strikeouts and three walks.