Joey Gallo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Joey Gallo will not participate in Home Run Derby

    Hardball Talk "Rangers outfielder Joey Gallo will not participate in the 2019 Home Run Derby next week, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports. Gallo missed more than three weeks in June due to a strained left oblique. Understandably, neither Gallo or the Rangers want to risk aggravating the oblique..." July 02

  • Rangers Activate Joey Gallo

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Rangers announced that they’ve activated outfielder Joey Gallo from the injured list. Gallo went on the IL on June 2 with a left oblique strain. Texas posted a 13-9 record without Gallo, which is an excellent outcome considering his importance to the team. The 42-36 club is..." June 25

  • Joey Gallo Begins Rehab Assignment

    MLB Trade Rumors "Rangers outfielder Joey Gallo is set to begin a rehab assignment at the Rookie level, the team announced. Gallo will have 20 days to work his way back to the majors, barring setbacks. Gallo hasn’t played since suffering a left oblique strain June 1. The injury cut off a..." June 19

  • Joey Gallo heads to IL with strained oblique "The Rangers placed outfielder Joey Gallo on the injured list with a left oblique strain on Sunday. In a corresponding move, the club called up Delino DeShields Gallo left Texas' 6-2 win over the Royals in the fifth inning with tightness in his left oblique on Saturday. Gallo..." June 02

  • Rangers star Joey Gallo leaves game, could be placed on IL

    Sportsnaut "Texas Rangers power hitter Joey Gallo is in the midst of a career season. He entered Saturday’s game against the Kansas City Royals hitting .272 with 16 homers, 39 RBI and a robust .415 OBP. Unfortunately, it looks like Gallo could be sidelined for some time. He exited..." June 01

  • Rangers manager thinks Joey Gallo is the Rangers' best position player. What does that mean for his future?

    Dallas Morning News "On Saturday afternoon, Rangers manager Chris Woodward was explaining why Joey Gallo, the AL's current King of OPS, was once again hitting in the No. 5 spot in his lineup, which is so very old school. Woodward said the No. 5 spot holds some level of familiarity for Gallo, which..." May 28

  • MLB's Most Unusual Superstar Joey Gallo Hits More Homers Than Singles

    Bleacher Report "Joey Gallo's way of playing baseball isn't easy to recommend, but it sure works for him. Increasingly so, in fact. After slamming 81 home runs across the 2017 and 2018 MLB seasons, Gallo is already up to 14 in 2019. The Texas Rangers' 25-year-old slugger is also working on..." May 21

  • Joey Gallo becomes 1st player to hit 100 HRs before 100 singles

    The Score "Texas Rangers slugger Joey Gallo launched his 100th home run Wednesday afternoon, and he reached the milestone before achieving a relatively standard feat. The 443-foot homer made Gallo the first player in MLB history to reach 100 career home runs before 100 singles, according to..." May 08

  • Rangers' Joey Gallo records 1st career sac fly in 1,337th plate appearance

    The Score "Joey Gallo made history without reaching base. The Texas Rangers slugger recorded his first career sacrifice fly in his 1,337th plate appearance during Sunday's game against the Houston Astros. April 22

  • MLB's Joey Gallo & Nomar Mazara Celebrate Home Run With Double Crotch Grab

    TMZ "How did Texas Rangers superstars Joey Gallo and Nomar Mazara celebrate a home run Sunday?? WITH A DOUBLE CROTCH GRAB, BABY!!! It all went down in the second inning in Anaheim this past weekend ... when Gallo hit a bomb to deep right field against the..." April 08

  • Joey Gallo has mild groin strain, status for season opener is uncertain

    Sports Day "This may be the camp of good feelings, but the period of everybody feeling good is officially over for the Rangers. Joey Gallo has a groin strain. The Rangers confirmed Sunday that Gallo, out of the lineup for a third consecutive day, suffered a "mild" groin strain..." March 17

  • Why isn’t Gallo playing third for Rangers? Allow the outfielder to explain

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Throughout the off-season, no matter who had just retired or who had just been traded, the Texas Rangers were clear about third base: Joey Gallo wasn’t going to play there. General manager Jon Daniels repeated that refrain after Adrian Beltre retired and..." February 04