|3/29/03||The Rangers assigned infielder Donnie Sadler and outfielder Ryan Christenson to Triple-A Oklahoma, optioned right-handed pitcher Ryan Drese to Double-A Frisco, purchased the contracts of pitcher C.J. Nitkowski, catcher Chad Kreuter, infielder Jermaine Clark, and outfielder Ruben Sierra from Oklahoma and placed pitcher Jeff Zimmerman and outfielder Rusty Greer on the 15-day disabled list. Also announced that outfielder Laynce Nix will open the season at Double-A Frisco in the Texas League.|
|3/28/03||Assigned lefthanded pitcher Doug Davis outright to Oklahoma of the Pacific Coast League. Reached agreement with righthanded pitcher Rudy Seanez to remain in the organization and open the season on either the Triple-A Oklahoma or Double-A Frisco disabled list. Also, announced that righthanded pitcher Danny Kolb has cleared release waivers and is now a free agent.|
|3/27/03||Optioned righthanded pitcher Joaquin Benoit to Oklahoma of the Pacific Coast League. Assigned righthanded pitcher Victor Santos and lefthanded pitcher Brian Shouse, both non-roster invitees, to minor league camp.|
|3/26/03||Placed RHP Danny Kolb on irrevocable waivers.|
|3/16/03||Marshall McDougall: Rangers have traded lefthander Derrick Van Dusen to Cleveland for the right to keep Rule 5 pick Marshall McDougall.|
|3/14/03||Marshall McDougall: Infielder Marshal McDougal offered back to Cleveland|
|3/12/03||Rob Bell: Pitcher Rob Bell placed on unconditional waivers|
|3/11/03||Rob Bell: Rob Bell given his unconditional release|
|3/10/03||Travis Hughes: Pitchers Travis Hughes, Ben Kozlowski, and Mario Ramos; infielders Jason Hart and outfielder Jason Hart optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City; outfielder Laynce Nix optioned to Double-A Frisco, pitcher Justin Thompson, catchers Danny Ardoin, Scott Heard, Fernando Lunar, infielder Drew Meyer and outfielder Jim Rushford were optioned to minor-league camp.|
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