1. Texas Rangers Season, Spring Training Start Off with a BANG!

    How will the pitching hold up this season under new pitching coach Mike Maddux? How will the young pitching prospects respond to their first year of expectations? How will Michael ...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 5 years ago 92 reads 8 comments

  2. Texas Longhorn Baseball Season Begins With a Sweep

    The last two seasons the Texas Longhorn baseball team has started its season off on the wrong foot, either losing the first series of the season or getting completely swept to start the year...

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  3. Texas Rangers Spring Training Is Underway; Players Looking To Make Team

    It is finally here. Spring Training is in full swing and with the first of many Spring Training games only a few days away, here is a quick look at the Texas Rangers 40-man roster and non-roster invitees looking to make the Major League squad...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 5 years ago 364 reads 2 comments

  4. The Two Greatest MISSED Free Throws, Supports Grieving Opponent

    When someone talks about free throws, many things come to mind. The hours and hours some of us have spent at that line or you might think about images of college fans trying to make a player miss...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 5 years ago 2,590 reads 2 comments

  5. Texas Rangers Start of a New Season, Is Success on the Horizon?

    It's finally started, the 2009 MLB season. The other professional and collegiate sports are or can be entertaining some of the times, but the one thing they all have in common is that none of them are baseball...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 5 years ago 147 reads 0 comments

  6. Texas Rangers Catchers and Pitchers Report to Surprise for Spring Training

    Let it begin! The 2009 Major League Baseball season has finally gotten underway with the reporting of catchers and pitchers to Spring Training. Today, Saturday February 14th (a.k.a...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 5 years ago 263 reads 0 comments

  7. Ben Sheets, Texas Rangers Deal Might Be Dead After Failed Physical

    BREAKING NEWS...It seems that late last week the Texas Rangers and free agent pitcher Ben Sheets had agreed in principle upon a deal and that only the physical stood in the way...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 5 years ago 254 reads 1 comments

  8. Dallas Girls Basketball Team Wins 100-0, But Was It Worth It?

    Sure we have all been there playing on either side of a blow-out win. Most of us have played a video game on easy and done the same, winning on Madden 09 by the score of 115-0, MLB 08 pitching ...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 5 years ago 3,056 reads 7 comments

  9. Michael Young, Texas Rangers at Odds About Third Base Switch

    When the Texas Rangers made the trade that sent superstar Mark Teixeira and relief pitcher Ron Mahay to Atlanta and got in return the Braves' top five prospects, we knew that in return we were getting back players that would help this team in the future..

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 5 years ago 188 reads 2 comments

  10. President-Elect Barack Obama Should Thank Leftwich and The Steelers

    Whether you're a Democrat or Republican, whether you support the new President-elect Barack Obama or not, and whether you like sports or not, you can't help but be amazed by the relations of sports and politics...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about almost 6 years ago 178 reads 1 comments

  11. Texas Rangers 2008 Off-Season Report; Pitching Coach and Catchers

    The baseball off-season has official started with the World Series ending, congrats to the Philadelphia Phillies...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about almost 6 years ago 223 reads 0 comments

  12. Texas Rangers' Catchers by Committee: Who Leaves and Who Stays in 2009

    Right now in baseball, anybody who is anybody that claims to be an expert knows that the Texas Rangers have one of the best farm systems in baseball...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about almost 6 years ago 101 reads 7 comments

  13. Slovakia Hammers Bulgaria 82-0—Women's Hockey Looks Like College Football

    The University of Texas Longhorns defeated the small school of UT-Tyler 82-0 in college football this Saturday in Austin,TX...no wait, that's right...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about almost 6 years ago 470 reads 3 comments

  14. College Football Instant Classic: UCLA d. Tennessee in Overtime at the Rose Bowl

    Welcome back fans, college football is finally back and what a way to start back up. The first week of college football was full of everything that normally happens in this sport and its why we come back all the time to watch more...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about almost 6 years ago 335 reads 2 comments

  15. Baseball Bi-Cycle; D'Backs Drew and M's Beltre Each Hit For The Cycle

    Four score and eight years ago, players from the New York Giants and the Detroit Tigers performed a feat that could not be duplicated until two expansion teams did, well, yesterday...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about almost 6 years ago 509 reads 0 comments

  16. Texas Rangers Current Lineup; Team Playing for 2009

    Texas Ranger fans, I know you hate to hear me say it, but the team has begun the 2009 campaign. There are many signs that can point to this becoming a reality. The injuries to Ian Kinsler, David Murphy, and Milton Bradley...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about almost 6 years ago 862 reads 1 comments

  17. Olympic Champion Michael Phelps Tests Positive For Banned Substance DDP (Satire)

    All the information is still real sketchy and not made public just yet. But I read a report earlier today that the International Olympic Committee and the drug firm testing the athletes during ...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 20,002 reads 34 comments

  18. USA Men Volleyball; From Tragedy To a Golden Ending

    Team USA volleyball arrived here in Beijing in attempts to continue to restoration of what was once a powerhouse team. Not since their back-to-back gold medals in 1984 and 1988 and then a bronze in 1992 had the United States medal in the Olympics...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 202 reads 0 comments

  19. Olympic Highlights You Might Have Missed, Part VI: One Strong German

    Back on Tuesday, weightlifting wrapped up its Olympics with the men's 105+ kg (231 lbs.) It was one of the most memorable Olympics for weightlifters, with medal after medal, and world and olympic records shattered one after another...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 658 reads 4 comments

  20. USA Relay Teams Take Early Exits With Embarrasing DSQs

    What's the phrase, a picture is worth a thousand words? Well, I might hit a thousand words. Let's be completely frank about this...

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  21. USA Women's Teams Snatch Four Medals on Thursday

    If you're like me and would rather watch the Olympics—more importantly Team USA—than sleep, then Thursday was a big day for you in Beijing...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 408 reads 0 comments

  22. Misty May-Treanor, Kerri Walsh Win Back-to-Back Gold Medals

    It started in 2001. It won gold in 2004. It nearly broke up in 2006. It has won 108 straight matches. It has not lost in 2008. And Thursday afternoon in Beijing it won back-to-back golds. It is the winning machine of Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 1,218 reads 1 comments

  23. Olympic Highlights You Might Have Missed, Part V: USA Volleyball Upset Italy

    Team USA women's volleyball team came into these Olympics trying to rediscover the magic that they used to have. Team USA had not won a medal since their bronze at the 1992 Barcelona Games...

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  24. China's Baseball Squad Crosses a Line in Match against USA

    This is very likely the last Olympics to include baseball and softball, unless representatives of both sports can mount a sufficient argument to return in the 2016 Games...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 1,501 reads 12 comments

  25. Olympic Highlights You Might Have Missed, Part IV: America's 1500m Runners

    The United States came into these Olympic Games hoping to win their first gold medal in the men's 1500m since Mel Shepherd did in 1908. 1908! In the international community, long distance races are dominated by the Kenyans...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 820 reads 0 comments