Tag Archives: Texas Rangers

The Rangers Vs. Pitchers with High or Low ERAs

During a season, I often get an impression about the Rangers that may or may not be true.  For example, a few weeks ago, I felt like Ranger pitchers were walking the #9 hitter at a high rate.  So, I … Continue reading

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The PUNCH

I guess I will add my voice to the chorus of opinions out there today on the fight during the Ranger/Blue Jays game yesterday.  There is certainly a lot of hand-wringing going on, and lots of “ink” being spilled by … Continue reading

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Rangers Sweep the Tigers

I felt like I should write a blog post.  The Rangers swept the Tigers this weekend.  Twice they came back from deficits to eventually win big.  Yesterday I was at a steak cooking contest and was catching updates on my … Continue reading

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Texas Rangers 2015 in Review

Last year, just before Spring Training, I wrote this: The Rangers’ Chances for 2015 Now, here we are at the beginning of 2016 and I thought it might be good to go back and review that post given the outcome … Continue reading

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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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Cruz, Choo, Fielder, Kinsler and the Lost Season of 1997

Hey look!  I’m writing a blog post. Nelson Cruz is second in the league in HRs (13) and fourth in RBIs (38).  The Rangers are led in HRs by Sin Soo Choo and Adrian Beltre, each with 4 and in … Continue reading

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Kinsler: “I Hope They Go 0-162.” “Daniels is a Sleazeball.”

Sounds like Mr. Pop-up Slump Shoulders got his feelings hurt a bit.  In this story, published in ESPN the Magazine, Kinsler calls Jon Daniels a “sleazeball” for the way he pushed Nolan Ryan out of the organization, and said he … Continue reading

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