Gutty Oakland Athletics Tie Punchless Texas Rangers With One Game To Go


It was Thursday, September 27th, 2012, just five days ago, when the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 9-7 to take a four-game lead in the American League West division over the Athletics with just six games left to be […]

Which AL Team is the Hottest Entering the MLB Playoffs?


  The MLB playoffs are close. They’re not quite “Christmas Eve” close, but they’re definitely “are we there yet?” close. As the saying goes, once the playoffs start, it is a clean slate for every team. Regular season records no […]

Texas Rangers Clinch Spot in MLB Playoffs


The Texas Rangers have guaranteed themselves the opportunity to play a 163rd game in the 2012 season by clinching at least one of two AL Wild Card spots in the MLB playoffs with an 8-7 win Sunday night over the […]

Look at What Koji Uehara is Doing for the Texas Rangers


On Friday night, Koji Uehara pitched a scoreless 9th inning against the Los Angeles Angels in a game the Texas Rangers were losing 7-4 at the time, and went on to lose by the same score. It was a rather […]

Mike Napoli and Matt Harrison are Two to Watch for MLB Playoffs

Matthew Emmons-US PRESSWIRE

  For the Texas Rangers, the end of the season is in sight, and the outcome is all but certain. The magic number to clinch the AL West is down to three, and they are just one win away from […]

Is Ocular Keratitis Still Bothering Josh Hamilton?


In his career from 2007 to 2012, Josh Hamilton has played in 83 games in the month of September, which is 28 games less than the next fewest games played in a month for Hamilton (121 in April and May). […]

Is Derek Holland Going to be a Late Bloomer?


The Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde routine continued for Derek Holland on Monday night in Arlington. In an important start against the Oakland Athletics, Holland could only record nine outs before being removed, but not until he had given up three runs […]

Texas Rangers Starters Building Momentum for MLB Playoffs


When the month of September began, the Texas Rangers had a four game lead in their division. Now, 23 days later, their lead remains at four games. The magic number, or elimination number, for the Rangers to clinch their third […]

Safeco Field: Where the Texas Rangers Offense Goes to Die

Joe Nicholson-US PRESSWIRE

In football, it is 100 yards between end zones, and it takes 10 yards to make a first down. This doesn’t change no matter what city or stadium a game is being played in. Crowd noise and weather varies by […]

How Derek Holland Could Be an Even Better Pitcher

Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE

Besides the odd facial hair decisions and stirrup socks, Derek Holland is a very good pitcher for the Texas Rangers. He has a 4.42 ERA in 2012, but that doesn’t really tell the whole story. In his last eight starts, […]

Ian Kinsler Hits Ball Over Fence, Vernon Wells Follows [GIF]

Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE

The Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 11-3 in Anaheim on Tuesday night. Before this game turned into a laugher of a victory for the Angels, it was a little bit of a laugher for an entirely different reason. […]

Exceeding Expectations: The Matt Harrison Story


The Texas Rangers are the best team in the American League. Matt Harrison has been the best pitcher on the best team in the American League all year. On Sunday, Harrison once again proved his value to the Rangers, getting […]