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Rangers to hand out rings, awards

4/22/2011

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Rangers have pregame ceremonies planned as they continue to give out rings from the 2010 AL championship season, and they'll add player awards from 2010 to the list this weekend as well.

On Friday, Jeff Francoeur and Matt Treanor, two members of the 2010 Rangers, will receive their rings from manager Ron Washington and general manager Jon Daniels. Frank Francisco will get his ring Monday when Toronto comes to town.

On Saturday, Josh Hamilton, Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre will pick up some hardware for their accomplishments in 2010. Hamilton joins Julio Franco (1991) and Michael Young (2005) as a Louisville Slugger Silver Bat award winner. The full list of awards to be presented Saturday:

2010 Louisville Slugger A.L. Silver Bat to Josh Hamilton

2010 A.L. Silver Slugger Awards to Adrian Beltre (then with Boston) and Josh Hamilton

2010 Players Choice Award as A.L. Outstanding Player to Josh Hamilton

2010 MLB.com/MLB Network Gibby Award as Major League Player of the Year to Josh Hamilton

2010 MLB.com/MLB Network Gibby Award as Defensive Player of the Year to Elvis Andrus