Texas Rangers’ Loss Shows How Much One Pitch Means

Nick Martinez

Reliever Neal Cotts had first baseman James Looney dead to rights at 1-2. But instead of finishing the job, Cotts gave up a two-run double. That wound up being the difference in a 5-4 Tampa Bay Rays‘ win over the […]

Texas Rangers Regress in Blowout Loss

Joe Saunders

“It’s a long season,” “It’s a marathon and not a sprint,” and whatever. The Texas Rangers clearly took a step back Friday night against the Tampa Bay Rays. Starter Joe Saunders left in the fourth inning after being hit by a […]

Yu Darvish To Make Season Debut For Texas Rangers Not a Minute Too Soon

Yu Darvish

Finally, things are beginning to look up in the injury department. Ace Yu Darvish is scheduled to come off the disabled list and start this Sunday in a game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Darvish threw 86 pitches in a […]

Texas Rangers Keep Streaking With Unlikely Victory Over Philadelphia Phillies

Rangers v Phillies

The initial Dollar Hot Dog Night of the 2014 season also featured, for the second consecutive game, a walk-off win for the Texas Rangers. Once again, the team fell behind early to the visiting Philadelphia Phillies. Fill-in starter Robbie Ross […]

Texas Rangers Save Lost Season with Victory

Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre

Admittedly, the headline may be a bit of an exaggeration, but there were a number of encouraging signs from the Texas Rangers‘  3-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. A pitching staff that still looks incredibly shaky showed some signs of […]

Houston Astros Disappointingly Defeat Veracruz Before Largely Empty Stadium

Houston Astros

The Houston Astros defeated the Veracruz Rojos de Aguila (Red Eagles) 2-0 Saturday at Minute Maid Park. But no one really cared about the game score. The only number that mattered was the “A” for “attendance” at the very bottom of […]

Texas Rangers’ Rotation Already a Mess

Texas Rangers

When rookie Tanner Scheppers was announced as the Texas Rangers‘ Opening Day starter, the immediate reaction was to think “did Roger Pavlik not answer his phone?” April should be the best time of year for pitchers, because they’re just rounding […]

Injury Bug Strikes Texas Rangers Again

Jurickson Profar

Already struggling with a pitching staff that has two starters down, the 2014 Texas Rangers may be juggling the lineup in the field as well. First, the not-so-bad news. Shortstop Elvis Andrus had an MRI done on his sore elbow. […]

Texas Rangers: Why Did Neftali Feliz Lose Closer Battle To Joakim Soria?

Feliz Out as Texas Rangers' Closer

As they prepare to break camp in Surprise, the Texas Rangers announced some moves in the pitching staff. The headliner was that newcomer Joakim Soria had beaten out former closer Neftali Feliz. Only three years ago, Feliz seemed to have […]

Analyzing the Texas Rangers’ Opening Day Lineup

Analyzing the Texas Rangers Opening Day Lineup

Predicting Texas Rangers’ Opening Day 25-Man Roster

Cleveland Indians v Texas Rangers

Steve Buechele May Be Next Texas Rangers Manager

Steve Buechele

Is it just a coincidence? At roughly the same time that the Texas Rangers gave a very short contract extension to manager Ron Washington, the organization promoted double-A manager and fan favorite Steve Buechele to triple-A Round Rock. There, Buechele […]