1. Rangers-Orioles: Texas Rally Falls Short, Losing Streak At Four

    The Rangers returned home from a heartbreaking series sweep at the hands of the Detroit Tigers, hoping to rediscover the clutch hitting and home run power that the team showcased in the first three games of the season while sweeping the Cleveland Indians.

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  2. Texas Rangers Week One Review: Roller Coaster Has Begun

    Ranger fans like no other fans know what roller coaster type seasons are like, the Texas Rangers have been having that share over the past ten seasons...

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  3. Ranger Bats Sweep Tribe Out Of Town

    For those fans luckily enough to have attended one of the first three games of the year, you were able to witness something special, three firework shows...

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  4. Rangers Use Long Ball To Beat Indians, 8-5

    With the 8-5 win over the Indians last night, the Texas Rangers are off to their first 2-0 start since to 2000 season. Just like Opening Day, the Rangers' offense put four runs on the board in the second inning...

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  5. Rangers Ballpark In Arlington Improvements For 2009;Added Fan Incentives

    Opening Day was once again a success for the Rangers organization, not only with the 43rd President of the United States George W...

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  6. Ranger Bats Light Up Cy Young Winner Lee; Millwood Solid Outing

    The smell of hot dogs, the dripping cheese of nachos, the stickiness of cotton candy, bunting decorations, new red uniforms, 43rd President of the United States George W...

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  7. Texas Rangers' 25-Man Roster Finalized

    The first two times that I wrote this piece it was predicting what the Texas Rangers organization was going to do in regards to the 25-man roster...

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  8. Rangers, Hamilton Long-Term Contract Talks Continue

    Last week the Texas Rangers offered their first long-term contract to All-Star outfielder Josh Hamilton and his agent, Michael Moye...

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  9. Scott Feldman or Kris Benson for the Fifth Spot in the Rangers' Rotation?

    With the start of the season now less than a week away, the Rangers still have a couple of questions they need to answer about the 25-man roster...

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  10. Rangers Catcher News: Salty the Starter Over Teagarden

    At the beginning of Spring Training, the Texas Rangers had four catchers with a legitimate shot at making the big-league roster: Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Taylor Teagarden, Max Ramirez, and Adam Melhuse...

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  11. Tom Hicks: Looks Into Selling Minority Portion Of The Texas Rangers

    On Tuesday, Texas Rangers owner Tom Hicks announced his intentions to sell off as much as 49 percent of his investments in the Texas Rangers. Hicks purchased the team on Jan...

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  12. Young Listed Day-To-Day, Should Be 100% For Opening Day

    Not only did Michael Young have to spend his Spring Training learning an entirely new position, but now he is dealing with a left quadriceps injury that continues to nag him...

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  13. Texas Rangers' Projected 25-Man Roster, Revised

    I wrote the first version of the 25 players that I think will make up the Texas Rangers’ team for the start of the 2009 season back on Mar. 14. Here is an updated version of the players that I believe will make the team...

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  14. Andruw Jones Likely To Be Rangers Fifth Outfielder

    On Sunday, Rangers GM Jon Daniels and manager Ron Washington sat down with 11-time Gold Glove outfielder Andruw Jones to talk about his future with the team...

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  15. Texas Rangers Make Seven More Cuts From Major League Roster

    With Opening Day 2009 less than 18 days away, the Texas Rangers front office sent seven more players down to the Minors, in order for the starters to continue to get more at-bats and innings pitched...

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  16. 25th Man? Texas Rangers Final Roster Spot Up For Grabs

    Josh Hamilton, Ian Kinsler, Michael Young, David Murphy, Nelson Cruz, Frank Francisco, Kevin Millwood, and Vicente Padilla are just a few of the players that have spots on the 25-man roster already locked up...

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  17. Texas Rangers Slim Down Major League Roster

    Fans are always asking: why do Major League teams bring so many players to Spring Training? To answer that question quickly—they do it in order to get a good look at how the young ...

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  18. Texas Rangers Projected 25-Man Roster

    This is a projection on the players that I believe will make up the Texas Rangers 25-man Major League roster come Opening Day...

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  19. Rangers, Sheets Not Done Yet; Feldman Another Strong Outing

    Not even a month ago, the Rangers and free agent pitcher Ben Sheets seemed to have ironed out a preliminary two-year contract...

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  20. At First Glance, Part VI: Texas Rangers' Starting Pitchers

    In the final piece of this series of articles laying out the players that are going to make up the Texas Rangers’ 2009 season, I’m going to to finish up with the biggest piece of the puzzle for Texas...

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  21. At First Glance, Part V: Rangers' Relief Pitchers

    In the fifth piece of this series I will take a quick look into the pitchers that will be making up the Rangers bullpen throughout the year...

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  22. At First Glance, Part IV: Texas Rangers' Outfielders

    In the fourth installment of this series, I’m going to take a look at the projected starters, back ups, and likely substitutes for late in the games for the 2009 Texas Rangers outfield...

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  23. At First Glance, Part III: Texas Rangers Middle Infielders

    In the third part of this series, I’m going to take a look at the middle of the Rangers infield. Second base is simple—All-Star 2B Ian Kinsler (pictured above) is back and getting better by the year...

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  24. At First Glance, Part II: Texas Rangers Corner Infielders

    In the second installment of this series, I’m going to take a look at the players competing for starting roles at first and third base...

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  25. At First Glance, Part I: Texas Rangers Catchers

    This is the first of a series of articles that will break down the Rangers roster and depth charts of catchers, corner infielders, middle infielders, outfielders, starting pitchers, and relief pitchers...

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