1. Yu Darvish Is Ready to Become a Dominant MLB Ace This Season

    Rangers hurler Yu Darvish wowed fans during his first big league season. The much heralded starter came over from Japan, and immediately showed the kind of potential he had...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 975 reads 1 comments

  2. What Has to Happen for the Rangers to Acquire Free Agent Michael Bourn?

    Michael Bourn is still sitting on the free-agent wire in February; who would have predicted that? The Texas Rangers lost Josh Hamilton to the rival Angels and thus far have not replaced him with a major league player...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,175 reads 4 comments

  3. Rangers Need to Fit Jurickson Profar into Their Lineup; How Will They Do It?

    On MLB Network Radio for SiriusXM , I heard a discussion between Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin on Thursday about the best all-around infields in baseball...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 2,989 reads 15 comments

  4. Top 10 All-Time Moments at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington

    The Texas Rangers opened Rangers Ballpark in Arlington in 1994. The Rangers, at the time, had a star studded lineup that was led by All-Stars such as Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez and Juan Gonzalez...

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  5. Texas Rangers: Projecting the Rangers' 5-Man Rotation for 2013

    Last season, manager Ron Washington went with Colby Lewis as the Texas Rangers ' Opening Day starter. This coming season, the decision has to be between Matt Harrison and Yu Darvish...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 5,508 reads 4 comments

  6. Texas Rangers Reportedly Sign Free Agent Lance Berkman

    Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports is reporting that the Texas Rangers will sign free agent Lance Berkman to a one-year deal, which may include a vesting option...

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  7. MLB Rumors: Should Rangers Trade for Upton, Stanton or Build from Within?

    The Texas Rangers have been in the market for an impact bat all offseason. They have been in discussions with the Arizona Diamondbacks regarding Justin Upton for what appears to be months now...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,783 reads 7 comments

  8. Texas Rangers: Projecting the 2013 Batting Order

    Josh Hamilton has left the Texas Rangers for a big contract and the limelight of Hollywood. There is a huge void in the middle of the Rangers lineup, now that Hamilton is with the division rival Angels ...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 888 reads 4 comments

  9. Texas Rangers Need to Let Nelson Cruz Walk Following the 2013 Season

    Nelson Cruz will be a free agent following the 2013 season, and the Texas Rangers need to let him walk. Cruz broke out during his short stint in 2008, hitting seven home runs in just 133 at-bats...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,959 reads 3 comments

  10. Texas Rangers Should Trade Ian Kinsler or Elvis Andrus for Justin Upton

    The Texas Rangers have been hot for Justin Upton all winter. The Arizona Diamondbacks now have a surplus of outfielders with their recent signing of Cody Ross...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 4,184 reads 31 comments

  11. Can Yu Darvish Be the Ace of the Rangers Pitching Staff?

    The Rangers need Yu Darvish to be their “ace” in 2013, but is that something he is capable of shouldering at this point? Last offseason, the Rangers ...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,099 reads 2 comments

  12. Dodgers Showing Interest in Trading for Mets Reliever Bobby Parnell

    According to Jon Heyman of CBSSports .com , the Los Angeles Dodgers are in the market for a quality late-inning reliever, and are showing interest in the Mets Bobby Parnell, as well as the Indians Chris Perez and the Pirates Joel Hanrahan ...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,873 reads 6 comments

  13. Los Angeles Angels: Josh Hamilton Is the Right Choice in the Cleanup Spot

    Should Albert Pujols be moved out of his customary three-hole in favor of the newly signed Josh Hamilton? The Los Angeles Angels acquisition of free agent outfielder Josh Hamilton came as a huge surprise...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 3,199 reads 13 comments

  14. Texas Rangers Willing to Trade Top Prospect Mike Olt to Mets for R.A. Dickey

    The Texas Rangers are in the hunt for a top-of-the-rotation starting pitcher. Over the past week they have been linked to players from Zack Greinke and James Shields to R.A. Dickey...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 5,343 reads 13 comments

  15. Dodgers Offer Dee Gordon and Zach Lee to Mets for Dickey?

    The Dodgers are reportedly willing to offer shortstop Dee Gordon and top pitching prospect Zach Lee to the Mets for R.A...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 7,236 reads 44 comments

  16. Cleveland Indians Players Most Likely to Be Dealt at Winter Meetings

    Trade rumors have been bandied about since the season ended for the Cleveland Indians, with no action being taken so far. The Winter Meetings are finally here and now the fun begins...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,918 reads 2 comments

  17. Will Mike Trout Move to Left Field?

    Since the season ended, news has circulated that Torii Hunter 's departure from the Los Angeles Angels could mean that Mike Trout shifts from center to left, speedster Peter ...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,996 reads 3 comments

  18. Ryan Theriot and 2 Other Bench Options the New York Mets Should Target

    This past season the New York Mets had a very productive bench. The offensive charge was mostly led by Scott Hairston , who is unlikely to return after his 20-home-run season in 2012...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,810 reads 11 comments

  19. If Tim Tebow Is Terrible, Then What Does That Make Mark Sanchez?

    It is no secret that Jets backup quarterback Tim Tebow has a huge following. I still can't put my finger on why, but the facts are the facts. He had a great college career, and has even shined at certain times in his brief NFL career...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 2,252 reads 2 comments

  20. Knicks Lead NBA in Points Per Game Allowed, Reminicent of the 90's Teams

    I know it is only four games, but so far Mike Woodson has his guys buying into his defensive approach. He was brought in last season to help Mike D'Antoni on the defensive side, and he is showing why that was a great move...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,432 reads 12 comments

  21. 5 Players New York Mets GM Sandy Alderson Will Let Go This Winter

    Only the Mets can find a way to not keep a pitcher who wins, or contends for a Cy Young award. The New York Mets have a lot of roster spots to fill, and no money to fill them...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 1,793 reads 0 comments

  22. Which Seed Will the Knicks Claim in the 2013 Eastern Conference?

    The New York Knicks are going be the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference this season! No, I am just kidding, but I am sure some fans are thinking that. The start to the 2012-13 season for the Knickerbockers has been extremely impressive...

    Dan Valis Written by Dan Valis about over 2 years ago 9,150 reads 43 comments