Did you know the Texas Rangers were originally the Washington Senators? With a rich history of players such as Nolan Ryan, Alex Rodriguez, Elvis Andrus, and more, the Rangers have become one of the most consistent clubs in the MLB. One of the many reasons for this constant success can be attributed to the foundation of strong fans both in Texas and around the world. This is evident on social media, as the Texas Rangers have 598K Instagram followers, 1.44 million Twitter followers, and 2.19 million Facebook followers. The Rangers do have a strong social media portfolio, but they have also developed a foundation for fan engagement.
The Texas Rangers have many phenomenal official resources that aid the fan experience both in Texas and around the world. For Rangers fans of all ages, the Rangers have numerous publications including Rangers Magazine, Media Guide, and the Texas Rangers Yearbook. For the emerging Rangers fans, the Jr. Rangers Club is a fantastic opportunity to connect with the franchise with unique opportunities such as an exclusive parade, special gear, and autograph sessions. There are also Rangers baseball camps and clinics that can be signed up for here. With the Rangers plethora of opportunities, the fan base has continued to grow.
Apart from the official resources of the Rangers, there are numerous helpful unofficial resources that allow fans to engage with their MLB team regardless of where they live. Lone Star Ball, the SBNation website for the Texas Rangers, provides Rangers fans with a community, providing opinions, betting odds, news, and analysis. Nolan Writin’, the Fansided branch of the Rangers, is built of editorials, rumors, scenarios, and more articles regarding the current state of the MLB club from Arlington. Both websites are great resources for Texas Rangers fans to show their support and connect with fellow passionate Rangers fans.
Finally, FanWide, the world’s top fan club network, is host to many Texas Rangers fan clubs, with 41 currently listed as well as numerous watch parties, allowing those who are #Rangers to show their pride. Please contact FanWide if you are interested in creating your own Rangers fan club, or registering your Texas Rangers fan club with our database. No matter where you live and work, both the team and groups like FanWide keep Rangers fans connected to their team.