Listening to the talking heads on TV drone on about who will win the World Series is getting old.
Yes, the Yankees have the star power and tradition. We heard you the first 50 times.
Some analysts prefer the Phillies, seeing their “H2O” rotation as unstoppable, and a handful give their love to the Giants because of their fantastic pitching and defense.
Lost in the shuffle are the Rangers, who everyone seems to assume will whither and die when facing down the Bronx Bombers in the first ALCS in Texas’ history.
And yet, the Rangers have quietly established themselves as a solid pick to win not just the pennant, but the World Series.
Here are 10 reasons why they’ll be popping champagne in Arlington in early November.