Rangers Sign Ron Washington To Two-Year Extension
The Texas Rangers have signed manager Ron Washington to a two-year contract extension, according to MLB’s official Twitter account.
BREAKING: @Rangers to announce 2-year contract extension for manager Ron Washington through 2014 season.—
(@MLB) January 30, 2012
Washington, 59, has helped lead the Rangers to back-to-back World Series berths, however the Rangers failed to claim their first-ever title in either year.
In five years as the skipper for Texas, the Rangers have gone 427-383 with two playoff appearances and two American League Pennants. In the past two seasons, Washington has led the Rangers to a 186-138 record.