The Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics on Saturday to clinch their first playoff birth in 11 years.
The Rangers have never won a playoff series, facing the Yankees in every series, and after winning the first game, they have lost nine straight playoff games. The Rangers finally clinched a postseason birth this year, thanks to the stellar play of Josh Hamilton, and the production of young players such as Elvis Andrus and Neftali Feliz.
The Rangers look to ace Cliff Lee and C.J. WIlson, who is having a great season, to anchor their postseason rotation. The Rangers are looking to play in their first World Series.
However, here are five reasons the Rangers will not win the World Series.