1. 2010 Texas Rangers Shopping List (Part Two of Five)

    As I mentioned last week, although the Texas Rangers had a very successful 2009 season, they still have a shopping list that needs to be addressed this winter in order to build upon their success ...

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  2. Texas Rangers 2010 Shopping List: Part 1 of 5

    Sure, the 2009 season won’t officially wrap up until we crown a new world’s champion. But for the Rangers, it's time to start filling out a shopping list to get them to the postseason in 2010...

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  3. Deconstructing Andruw Jones

    In 1996, nobody outside of Atlanta had ever heard of the 19-year old center fielder named Andruw Jones. In fact, even those who closely followed the Braves hadn't heard much more about him other ...

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  4. A Pirates' Life For Me

    Reality can really be a drag at times. Especially when your reality is that of a Pittsburgh Pirates fan. For almost two decades now they have suffered at the hands of mismanagement, cheap ownership ...

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  5. What Should The Rangers Do With Ian Kinsler?

    Power. Speed. Grit.These are all individual qualities you love to have in your ballplayers. When a player possesses all three, like Rangers’ second baseman Ian Kinsler, you have to take full advantage of what a special player you have on your roster

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  6. Retro Prospect Spotlight: Homer Bailey

    Sports writers, like most human beings, don't like to be proved wrong. That's why whenever we get a chance we like to revisit predictions, statements or anything else we can grasp that we were ...

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