|Apr. 12 9:25 AM PT10:25 AM MT11:25 AM CT12:25 PM ET12:25 ET16:25 GMT0:25 9:25 AM MST11:25 AM EST11:55 AM VEN20:25 UAE11:25 AM CT-The Tigers have signed Loney to a minor league contract.
Analysis: Loney was in spring training with the Rangers on a minors deal but was released in late March after hitting just .174 in 16 Cactus League games. The 32-year-old played in 100 games with the Mets in 2016, finishing with a .265 average, nine homers and 34 RBIs.
|Mar. 27 12:21 PM PT1:21 PM MT2:21 PM CT3:21 PM ET15:21 ET19:21 GMT3:21 12:21 PM MST2:21 PM EST2:51 PM VEN23:21 UAE2:21 PM CT-The Texas Rangers have released Loney from his minor league contract.
Analysis: Loney, a non-roster invitee, hit .174 with one homer in 16 spring training games. He was a backup for the New York Mets last season, and has a .284 career batting average in 1,443 games with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston, Tampa Bay and the Mets.