|June 18 4:42 PM PT5:42 PM MT6:42 PM CT7:42 PM ET19:42 ET23:42 GMT7:42 CST4:42 PM MST6:42 PM EST7:12 PM VEN3:42 UAE (+1)6:42 PM CT-The Rangers optioned McGuiness to Triple-A Round Rock.
Analysis: He had started nine of the previous 11 games at first base, and was hitting .176 with 13 strikeouts in 34 plate appearances.
|June 10 12:47 PM PT1:47 PM MT2:47 PM CT3:47 PM ET15:47 ET19:47 GMT3:47 CST12:47 PM MST2:47 PM EST3:17 PM VEN23:47 UAE2:47 PM CT-McGuiness went 2 for 4 with an RBI double in Sunday's 6-4 win over Toronto.
Analysis: Those were the first two hits and first RBI of his career.
|Mar. 27 4:21 PM PT5:21 PM MT6:21 PM CT7:21 PM ET19:21 ET23:21 GMT7:21 CST4:21 PM MST6:21 PM EST6:51 PM VEN3:21 UAE (+1)5:21 PM CT-The Texas Rangers have returned Rule 5 draft pick Coty Woods to Colorado and gotten first baseman Chris McGuiness back from Cleveland. After being taken in the Rule 5 draft last December, McGuiness and Woods had to be offered back to their former organizations if not on the major league opening day roster.
Analysis: McGuiness, who hit .195 this spring with the Indians, was assigned outright Wednesday to Triple-A Round Rock. He hit .268 with 23 homers and 77 RBI in 123 games last season at Frisco, the Rangers' Double-A team. McGuiness was MVP in the 2012 Arizona Fall League with a .283 average and league-best 27 RBIs.