1. Texas Rangers Are a .500 Team with First Third of the Season Finished

    In the late evening of Thursday, April 24, the Texas Rangers were on a flight home from a seven-game losing streak in Boston and Detroit. The Rangers were 7-15 at the time and had the worst record in all of baseball...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 444 reads 4 comments

  2. Rangers-Rays: Josh Hamilton Slams Former Team

    On Monday, in his first game back to Tampa Bay, the team that selected him first overall in the MLB Draft in 1999, Josh Hamilton struggled at the plate with a 0-4 game...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 772 reads 4 comments

  3. Rays-Rangers: Scott Kazmir KOs Texas With 10-Strikeout Effort

    The Tampa Bay Rays have finally found success, with a 31-20 record, tops in the AL East and the best in baseball. This team couldn't win when it was called the Devil Rays. Now they are looking unstoppable...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 291 reads 0 comments

  4. Open-Mic: MLB Umpires Are Without a Doubt the Best in the Biz

    Discussing which group of officials are the best at what they do is a great way to spark people to write-in and boast their opinion. Luckily, it is a very easy discussion, Major League Baseball umpires are leaps and bounds above the rest...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about 6 years ago 1,874 reads 19 comments

  5. Rangers 8, Twins 7: Josh Hamilton Game-Winning Home Run in 10th

    The Rangers pulled themselves back to within one game of a .500 record with an extra-innings 8-7 win over the Minnesota Twins. The win and a series split extending the Rangers run of not losing a series to eight...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 651 reads 2 comments

  6. Josh Hamilton-Alex Rodriguez: Which Player is Better for Your Team?

    Ok, before anyone reading this gets too upset, Alex Rodriguez is a better baseball player than Josh Hamilton, right now...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 1,474 reads 2 comments

  7. Texas-Minnesota: Rangers End Three-Game Skid

    This one took a little while to get started, but the Rangers got out of their most recent three-game rut with an impressive victory over the Minnesota Twins...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 360 reads 0 comments

  8. Rangers-Astros: Texas Back to .500 After 6-2 Win

    The Texas Rangers took a 2-0 lead in the Silver Boot Lone Star Series and clinched their seventh straight series win with a 6-2 victory over the Houston Astros...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 483 reads 0 comments

  9. Rangers-Astros: Texas Clouts Six Homers in 16-8 Win

    The Texas Rangers and Houston Astros began the Silver Boot Lone Star Series on Friday night in Arlington, Texas. This game was all about the big innings...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 1,115 reads 0 comments

  10. Seattle Mariners Top Texas Rangers in 12, Avoiding Sweep; Rangers Not .500 Yet

    Bad news first, Rangers were unable to complete the sweep of the Seattle Mariners, and fielding mistakes were one of the main reasons. The Rangers were also unable to get their record back to ...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 316 reads 0 comments

  11. Rangers-Mariners: Walk-Off Home Run Wins It For Texas

    Over the past couple of weeks, the Texas Rangers have been winning games mainly due to their quality pitching. Five games ago, Vicente Padilla beat Erik Bedard 2-0...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 685 reads 1 comments

  12. Texas Rangers' Youth Movement Leads to 11 Wins in 15 Games

    The Texas Rangers took the field on Sunday trailing the AL West-leading Angels and Athletics by only four games. They are only two games under .500...

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  13. Rangers Win 5th Straight; Scoreless streak ends at 33 innings

    The Texas Rangers took the field in the hope of continuing their scoreless streak, but the night didn't start well for the hometown boys. After only 12 pitches, Ranger starter Kevin Millwood had to leave the game with a groin injury...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 368 reads 0 comments

  14. Rangers-A's: Texas Extends Scoreless Innings Streak to 31

    Bill Murray re-lived the same day over and over again in the movie Groundhog Day. Texas Rangers fans and pitchers are experiencing a similar event. Tonight the Ranger pitchers blanked the Oakland Athletics, 4-0...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 566 reads 0 comments

  15. Sexson the Seattle Coward: Slumping Mariners Resort to Backyard Brawling

    Baseball is a game that has its dark side, and bench-clearing brawls are a part of that. First, let me say that we, as fans, do enjoy seeing the batter hit by a pitch, the players charging the ...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 1,974 reads 11 comments

  16. Rangers-Mariners: Vicente Padilla Strikes Out Eight in Seven Shutout Innings

    Vicente Padilla continues to prove that he is becoming the pitcher the Rangers had hoped they signed two years ago. Padilla went seven strong innings, allowing only two hits and one runner to reach second base...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 434 reads 2 comments

  17. Texas Rangers Win in Seattle with Homers from Josh Hamilton, David Murphy

    The Texas Rangers needed their bats to come back to life after back-to-back losses in which they had reverted to their old bad ways. A lack of timely hitting and quality pitching were not the case Tuesday night in Seattle...

    Matthew Irby Written by Matthew Irby about over 6 years ago 849 reads 5 comments