New Rangers manager gets to work, hoping to finalize staff

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Bob Booth / Special to the Star-Telegram

The new manager meets with team officials in Arizona to prepare for the next season.

Bumgarner, Giants stop Royals 7-1 in Series opener

Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason roll.

Tim Bogar won’t coach for Rangers in 2015

The interim manager’s exit leaves at least two vacancies for manager Jeff Banister to fill on the coaching staff.

Finnegan’s ‘surreal’ leap with Royals has TCU family buzzing

Royals pitcher and former TCU ace Brandon Finnegan could become the first player to compete in the CWS and World Series in the same year.

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Opinion By Randy Galloway

New Rangers manager better be ready to be ‘yes-manned’

Jeff Banister should expect to be told how to fill out a lineup card.

New Rangers manager leaves positive, familiar first impression

Jeff Banister reminds some at introductory news conference of Ron Washington.

Emotions run deep for Texas-bred Banister, family

Jeff Banister grew up an Astros fan and still lives in the Houston area.

Rangers to hire Pirates coach Jeff Banister as manager

The Pittsburgh bench coach will succeed Ron Washington, edging out Tim Bogar and Kevin Cash.