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Rangers announce 2023 RoughRiders Field Staff

Carlos Cardoza headlines new names in coaching staff
January 18, 2023

FRISCO, Texas (January 18, 2023) - The Frisco RoughRiders, in conjunction with the Texas Rangers, have announced Carlos Cardoza will manage the RoughRiders for the 2023 season. Cardoza will be joined by Josh Zeid (pitching coach), Ryan Tuntland (hitting coach), Tripp Keister (bench coach) and Kawika Emsley-Pai (development coach). Yuichi

Rangers Winter Caravan returns to Riders Field on January 21st

Texas Rangers guests to be announced at a later date
January 6, 2023

FRISCO, Texas (January 6, 2023) - The Texas Rangers Winter Caravan makes its way back to Riders Field on Saturday, January 21 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fans will have the opportunity to meet Rangers players and coaches, collect an autograph, grab a photo with the Texas League Championship

Seven 2022 Riders win MiLB.com Organizational All-Star nods

Frisco collects honors in seven of 11 spots
January 4, 2023

FRISCO, Texas (January 4, 2023) – On Tuesday, seven 2022 Frisco RoughRiders players took home Texas Rangers Organizational All-Star awards by MiLB.com. Full list of All-Stars: Catcher: Liam Hicks (ACL Rangers, Down East, Hickory) First Base: Blaine Crim (Frisco, Round Rock) Second Base: Justin Foscue (Frisco) Third Base: Thomas Saggese

Evan Carter wins Rawlings MiLB Gold Glove

Carter becomes second player in franchise history to take home honor
November 22, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (November 22nd, 2022) – Frisco RoughRiders outfielder Evan Carter was named one of nine players across Minor League Baseball to capture the 2022 Rawlings Gold Glove Award®. The outfielder becomes the second player in franchise history to win the award, joining two-time award-winner, catcher Jose Trevino. Carter began

RoughRiders unveil brand new logo for Marvel’s Defenders of the Diamond series

Merchandise available for purchase online November 18th
November 16, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (November 16th, 2022) – The Frisco RoughRiders are thrilled to release a new logo designed by Marvel as part of Marvel's Defenders of the Diamond series in 2023. The new logo will not only be featured on on-field caps and jerseys for the teams 2023 Marvel’s Defenders of

Riders to host Sidewalk Sale from December 3-4

Sale, featuring Frisco RoughRiders memorabilia and more, will run from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
November 14, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (November 14, 2022) – The Frisco RoughRiders Foundation is holding a must-attend Sidewalk Sale for fans and collectors. From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 3rd and Sunday, December 4th memorabilia, jerseys, cracked bats and other unique items will be available at discounted price. All proceeds

RoughRiders ink partnership with H-E-B

Agreement highlighted by naming rights for H-E-B Lawn Seats
November 10, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (November 10, 2022) – In conjunction with new locations opening in Frisco and Plano, the Frisco RoughRiders and H-E-B have come to terms on an extensive, three-year partnership agreement. "We are thrilled to announce this long-term relationship with H-E-B,” said Scott Burchett, RoughRiders General Manager. “The RoughRiders and

Goedert wins Texas League Manager of the Year

Riders skipper becomes fourth manager in franchise history to capture honor
November 8, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (November 8, 2022) – After winning the 2022 Texas League Championship, Frisco RoughRiders skipper Jared Goedert earned the Texas League Manager of the Year Award. Goedert, a native of Concordia, Kansas, finished up his second season as the Riders manager with a league crown. In his seventh season

RoughRiders announce game times for 2023 season

2023 game times include 6:35 p.m. first pitch on Opening Day, April 6th
November 7, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (November 7, 2022) – Mark your calendars! The Frisco RoughRiders have released their home game times for the 2023 season, beginning with Opening Day on Thursday, April 6th at 6:35 p.m. against the Amarillo Sod Poodles (Arizona Diamondbacks affiliate). Over the course of the 2023 schedule, the RoughRiders

Yerry Rodriguez makes MLB debut with Rangers

The pitcher becomes 187th former Riders player to debut
October 6, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (October 6, 2022) – Former RoughRiders pitcher Yerry Rodriguez made his MLB debut on October 5th with the Texas Rangers when they took on the New York Yankees. In his debut, Rodriguez threw a scoreless inning, allowing one hit while striking out one. Rodriguez was signed by the

Former Riders sweep 2022 Rangers MiLB awards

Ornelas plays shortstop, third and centerfield over month
October 3, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (October 3, 2022) – Five 2022 Frisco RoughRiders players took home all of the Texas Rangers Minor League Awards on Friday: Tom Grieve Player of the Year – OF Evan Carter Nolan Ryan Pitcher of the Year – LHP Cole Ragans Reliever of the Year – RHP Chase

Brendon Davis makes MLB debut with Tigers

Davis becomes 186th former Riders player to debut
October 2, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (October 2, 2022) – Former RoughRiders infielder Brendon Davis made his MLB debut on October 1st with the Detroit Tigers when they took on the Minnesota Twins. In his debut, Davis went 0-for-3, but converted both of his chances defensively at third base. Davis was originally drafted by

Dallas Reunion Tower Ball to display light show for RoughRiders title

Light show to take place on September 28th from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
September 28, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (September 28, 2022) – In honor of the RoughRiders first Texas League Championship since 2004, the iconic Reunion Tower Ball in Dallas will feature a Frisco RoughRiders-themed light show on Wednesday, September 28th. The show will take place from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. in Dallas. Located in

Riders sweep Wind Surge to win Texas League title

Frisco claims its first Texas League Championship since 2004
September 28, 2022

WICHITA, Kansas (September 27, 2022) – Facing a 2-0 deficit into the eighth inning, the Frisco RoughRiders scored four runs in the top of the tenth to defeat the Wichita Wind Surge, 7-5, and take the Texas League Championship Series, 2-0. With Tuesday’s win, the RoughRiders claim their first Texas

Frisco offense plates 11 to take Game One

Englert tosses 5.1 innings, Kapers slugs grand slam in win
September 25, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (September 25, 2022) – The Frisco RoughRiders defeated the Wichita Wind Surge in Game One of the Texas League Championship Series at Riders Field Sunday night, 11-3. Frisco’s offense finished with 11 runs on 11 hits and posted four in the second inning and five in the sixth

Riders sweep Missions, on to Texas League title series

Bradford's nine K's powers shutout win to complete sweep
September 22, 2022

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (September 22, 2022) – The Frisco RoughRiders defeated the San Antonio Missions 5-2 on Thursday night at Nelson Wolff Municipal Stadium to take the South Division Series, 2-0. With Frisco’s Thursday win, the RoughRiders are headed to the Texas League Championship Series for the first time since

Ronny Henriquez makes MLB debut with Twins

Henriquez becomes 185th former Riders player to debut
September 21, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (September 21, 2022) – Former RoughRiders pitcher Ronny Henriquez made his MLB debut on September 19th with the Minnesota Twins when they took on the Cleveland Guardians. In his debut, Henriquez threw four innings out of the bullpen, allowing three runs on four hits while striking out two

Frisco scores seven unanswered to take game one

Riders take 1-0 lead to San Antonio with four-run eighth
September 20, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (September 20, 2022) – After eliminating a 3-0 deficit, the Frisco RoughRiders scored seven unanswered runs to defeat the San Antonio Missions in game one of the Texas League South Division Series at Riders Field Tuesday night, 7-3. Frisco rallied with three runs in the bottom of the

Joe Barlow slated to rehab in Frisco

Barlow expected to pitch Tuesday night
September 20, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (September 20, 2022) – Texas Rangers pitcher Joe Barlow is expected to rehab with the Frisco RoughRiders beginning on Tuesday when the RoughRiders take on the San Antonio Missions at 6:35 p.m. for the opening game of the playoffs. Barlow came up through the Rangers system after being

Thomas Saggese named Texas League's Player of the Week after big debut

Saggese makes waves in debut Double-A series
September 19, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (September 19, 2022) – Frisco RoughRiders infielder Thomas Saggese received Texas League honors Monday as Player of the Week for September 11th – September 18th. In his Double-A debut on September 14th, Saggese finished 3-for-4 with two doubles and a triple on top of driving in a pair

Ornelas wins Co-Defender of the Month for August

Ornelas plays shortstop, third and centerfield over month
September 19, 2022

FRISCO, Texas (September 19, 2022) – On Frisco RoughRiders infielder Jonathan Ornelas took home Co-Defender of the Month honors in the Texas Rangers farm system for August. Ornelas played shortstop (11 games), third base (10 games) and centerfield (two games) in August, totaling a .966 fielding percentage while converting 86

Riders win wild regular-season finale

Ornelas ties franchise record with 157 hits in a season
September 18, 2022

SPRINGDALE, Arkansas (September 18, 2022) – The Frisco RoughRiders staved off a late comeback attempt from the Northwest Arkansas Naturals in the regular-season finale on Sunday from Arvest Ballpark in a 10-9, 10-inning win. After the Naturals scored three runs in the ninth to tie the game, a three-run 10th

Frisco falls to Naturals in back-and-forth contest

Chavez collects three hits in loss
September 17, 2022

SPRINGDALE, Arkansas (September 17, 2022) – The Frisco RoughRiders took the lead early, but eventually lost to the Northwest Arkansas Naturals 7-5 on Saturday night from Arvest Ballpark. In the second-to-last game of the regular season, Frainyer Chavez led the offense with three hits. The Riders will take on the

Riders clinch first playoff berth since 2014 with win

Frisco to play San Antonio in first round of 2022 postseason
September 17, 2022

SPRINGDALE, Arkansas (September 16, 2022) – The Frisco RoughRiders clinched the Texas League South Division Second Half Championship on Friday night with an 11-6 victory over the Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Arvest Ballpark. The Riders will take on the San Antonio Missions for the first game of the Division Championship

Offense falls flat in loss to Northwest Arkansas

Riders magic number down to one with Midland loss
September 16, 2022

SPRINGDALE, Arkansas (September 15, 2022) – The Frisco RoughRiders fell to the Northwest Arkansas Naturals 6-3 on Thursday night from Arvest Ballpark. Though the Riders lost, a Midland loss as well dropped their magic number to just one to clinch a second-half South Division Championship. Box score Northwest Arkansas (26-40,