Category Archives: In-Game Commentary

Our thoughts on what’s happening during a current Ranger baseball game.

New Baseball Stat: Hits Wasted

Someone (maybe even me) should develop a new baseball stat called something like “hits wasted.”  What it would measure is the inability of a team to move runners around and eventually get them to score.  I know we have team … Continue reading

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Live Blogging Texas vs. Anaheim 4/7/2013

Top of 1st: Mike Trout AB:  Yu did not look good on that first AB.  Trout can run. Not a good idea to walk the lead-off man. Erik Aybar AB: Hit by pitch. This is starting off bad.  Darvish goes … Continue reading

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A Few Thoughts on the Rangers Recently

A playoff team doesn’t lose 2 out of 3 to the last place team in their division during the last few weeks of the season.  THEY. JUST. DON’T. The offense looks horrible right now.  A playoff team doesn’t lose 0-1 … Continue reading

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Irrelevant Jersey Guy

Based on a Google search it appears I did not actually coin the name “Irrelevant Jersey Guy”, but a good friend can verify that we did come up with it on our own several years ago at a World Baseball … Continue reading

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Kinsler Struggling

At this point in today’s game, Ian Kinsler is now 0 for his last 19 at-bats.  He is hitting .109 in his last 10 games, with only 4 hits in his last 37 plate appearances.  His batting average has dropped … Continue reading

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Oswalt Started Instead of Dempster Due to “Personal Reasons”

Roy Oswalt got the start today, against the Blue Jays, instead of Ryan Dempster.  Dempster was absent from the mound due to “personal reasons.”  I don’t know what those personal reasons are.  I heard one rumor that said he couldn’t … Continue reading

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The Sonic Slam Inning

One of the things I love about Ranger television broadcasts is the Sonic Slam Inning.  This occurs in every 6th inning of a Ranger television broadcast.  The registration forms are on the side of the Sonic bag you get when … Continue reading

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