Tag Archives: Houston Astros

The Rangers Chances for 2015

These are the things that need to happen for the Rangers to compete for the AL West Division Title and a spot in the playoffs this season: 1.  Yu Darvish needs to continue being Yu Darvish, and cannot get hurt. … Continue reading

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Rangers Back on Track

So, I was wrong.  I’m embarrassed.  I won’t be mad if you decide to never read this blog again.  Everything about the Rangers pointed to a team on the downward slope.  Injuries, slumps, you name it.  I said I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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The Future of the Astros and the AL West

This is an interesting piece over at Grantland.  Here’s the jist of it, beginning with the fact that the Astros are basically the worst team in baseball: Perhaps alone among all the teams on the above list, the Astros are … Continue reading

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Almost Perfect

I know this is late, but the schedule has not allowed me to write anything until tonight. I witnessed one of the most dominating pitching performances I’ve ever seen on Tuesday night.  Yes, we should probably take into consideration that … Continue reading

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Opening Day Pretty Darn Disappointing. Rangers 2 Astros 8

The Rangers just looked awful tonight.  The pitching was bad, the defense was bad, and the hitting was bad.  They just got beat by a team who, as a team, makes less than A-Rod will this season.  There were only … Continue reading

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Tepesch 5th Starter, Profar to AAA

The Rangers sent their top prospect back to AAA on Tuesday.  After a pretty dismal spring, which I wrote about here, Jurickson Profar will start the season off in the minor leagues.  That means both of the Rangers’ top two … Continue reading

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