Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
1 week ago

Andrus went 1-for-3 with an RBI infield single in Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Cubs.

EDGE Analysis

The veteran shortstop broke open the scoring with a second-inning infield single that plated Ryan Rua, which would turn out to be the only run the Rangers managed on the afternoon. Andrus has now hit safely in five of six games, and is slashing .333/.378/.564 line over 39 at-bats in July.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
4 weeks ago

Andrus is not in the lineup Thursday against the Yankees, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

EDGE Analysis

Elvis will get a rare day off as the Rangers go with Jurickson Profar at shortstop. Profar will bat seventh in the order against the Yankees' Michael Pineda.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
1 month ago

Andrus went 3-for-5 with a homer, two runs and two RBI Tuesday at the Athletics.

EDGE Analysis

Andrus' third bomb of the year gave the Rangers an insurance run in the eighth inning of a winning effort. He's now collected nine hits over his last four games to raise his slash line to .294/.342/.417.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
1 month ago

Andrus finished 3-for-4 with a double, two RBI, two runs and a stolen base in Sunday's win over the Mariners.

EDGE Analysis

The shortstop got things started for the Texas offense by doubling in a run and scoring on Mitch Moreland's homer in the fourth inning, and he helped put the game out of reach with another RBI and a run in the sixth. Andrus is now batting .282 on the season, putting him on track to rival his career-high .287 mark set back in 2012.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
2 months ago

Andrus is out of the lineup Sunday against the Pirates.

EDGE Analysis

With a pair of 0-for-4 outings over the first two games of the series, Andrus will get a breather in Sunday's matinee. In Andrus' stead, Hanser Alberto will pick up a start at shortstop and bat ninth in the order.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
2 months ago

Andrus went 1-for-4 with a solo homer Saturday at the Astros.

EDGE Analysis

Andrus' first homer gave the Rangers a lead in the second inning that they'd never relinquish. He's now hit safely in seven straight games, and he's slashing .290/.338/.406.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
2 months ago

Andrus (suspension) is back in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the A's.

EDGE Analysis

After serving his one-game suspension Tuesday, Andrus will reclaim his spot at shortstop and bat seventh in the order against Oakland lefty Rich Hill. Andrus has performed well against southpaws this season, slashing .333/.357/.519 in 27 at-bats. With Andrus' return Wednesday, Hanser Alberto will return to the bench.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
2 months ago

Andrus will not appeal his one-game suspension and will serve it Tuesday night, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

EDGE Analysis

It's typical for players to appeal suspensions when handed them, but it appears Andrus will simply take his medicine for his role in Sunday's brawl with the Blue Jays and be done with the matter. It remains to be seen if Ian Desmond or Hanser Alberto will fill in at shortstop in Andrus' place Tuesday, but Andrus figures to be back in his regular role for the Rangers' next game Wednesday afternoon.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
2 months ago

Andrus has been suspended one game for his role in Sunday's brawl with the Blue Jays, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

EDGE Analysis

Andrus was levied a one-game penalty for throwing a punch at Toronto's Kevin Pillar during Sunday's melee. The report did not confirm one way or another, but Andrus figures to appeal the suspension and continue playing for the time being.

Elvis Andrus
SS TEX
3 months ago

Andrus is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Blue Jays, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

EDGE Analysis

Andrus has started 15 consecutive games, so a day off to rest is much needed. The 27-year-old is off to a fantastic start this season, hitting .293/.323/.413 with eight extra-base hits and 13 RBI through 26 games this season.