1. Why This Season's Texas Rangers Don't Measure Up to the Last Two

    At 42-27 the Rangers are atop the AL West and have the second best record in baseball. Despite the eye-popping status of this team they don’t quite measure up to the last two Texas teams each of whom made it to the World Series...

    Brandon Tripp Written by Brandon Tripp about 2 years ago 1,411 reads 27 comments

  2. Texas Rangers 2012: Texas Can Still Win with Yu Darvish Pitching Like a Rookie

    At first, he took Texas by storm. Yu Darvish, the 25-year-old giant from Japan, came to the Rangers and reeled off six wins in his first eight starts while sporting a Top 15 ERA in the American League...

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  3. Texas Rangers Draft 2012: 4 Players Who Could Be Fast Risers

    The Texas Rangers took a much different approach to the MLB draft in 2012 than in years past. They took advantage of their deep and extremely talented farm system to draft a host of high-risk, high-reward prospects...

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  4. Why the Texas Rangers Need to Add More Depth to Win a World Series

    For the past two seasons, the Texas Rangers have had to agonize in late October, watching other teams win World Series titles while they walk away empty-handed...

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  5. 10 Bold Predictions for Roy Oswalt as a Texas Ranger

    The Texas Rangers made an unsurprising yet intriguing move by signing free-agent pitcher Roy Oswalt for the rest of the season...

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  6. Neftali Feliz: Texas Rangers' Top 5 Options to Replace Him

    Almost two months into the Neftali Feliz experiment and the star right-hander has hit a snag. Feliz was put on the disabled list with an inflamed right elbow and it is expected that ...

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  7. Josh Hamilton: Why the Texas Rangers Are Playing with Fire by Not Re-Signing Him

    The longer the season goes the bigger the questions get about whether or not Major League Baseball’s top free-agent-to-be Josh Hamilton will re-sign with Texas after the season...

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  8. Jonathan Vilma's Suit Against Roger Goodell Is Tough to Prove

    When the news came down that suspended New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma was suing Roger Goodell for defamation of character I, like many of you, was taken aback. After looking at the claims Vilma is making, I was taken aback again...

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  9. Neftali Feliz: Why the Rangers Should Move Him Back to the Pen for Good

    Taking one of the top closers in the American League over the past two seasons and moving him into the rotation is a move that will always come with risks and Neftali Feliz is no different...

    Brandon Tripp Written by Brandon Tripp about over 2 years ago 1,302 reads 9 comments

  10. Texas Rangers 2012: Why Locking Up Elvis Andrus Should Be the Top Priority

    Ever since the end of last season, one question has been on the minds of Texas Rangers fans everywhere. When will Texas re-sign Josh Hamilton? But that may not be the right question to ask...

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  11. Texas Rangers: 7 Things to Take Away from the New York Yankees Series

    The Rangers are 15-4 to start the year tying their best start in franchise history to this point in the season. They have done it with hitting, power hitting, starting pitching and good relief pitching...

    Brandon Tripp Written by Brandon Tripp about over 2 years ago 1,061 reads 1 comments

  12. Neftali Feliz: Why Moving Him to the Texas Rangers Rotation Was the Wrong Choice

    Just three appearances into the 2012 season, Neftali Feliz looks poised to be a staple of the Texas Rangers rotation for years to come. A 2.70 ERA and a .171 BAA certainly paint the picture of a pitcher who is going to be successful as a starter...

    Brandon Tripp Written by Brandon Tripp about over 2 years ago 1,300 reads 27 comments

  13. Josh Hamilton: What a New Deal with Texas Rangers Would Look Like

    With the torrid start to the season for Josh Hamilton comes increased speculation about when and for how much Texas will sign their left-handed slugger...

    Brandon Tripp Written by Brandon Tripp about over 2 years ago 1,226 reads 2 comments

  14. Ranking the Top 5 Texas Rangers of All Time

    Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez is one of the best catchers to ever play the game of baseball. Maybe even the best. He joins a handful of Texas Rangers players who belong in the conversation as the best Ranger ever...

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  15. Pudge Rodriguez Will Go Down as One of the Best Catchers in Baseball History

    According to The Associated Press, former Texas Rangers catcher Ivan Rodriguez will retire as a Texas Ranger on Monday. He is one of the best catchers in Major League history and probably the best catcher in Texas Rangers history...

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  16. April Results Will Be Key in Determing Where Texas Rangers Stand in AL

    Baseball experts will tell you that you can’t lose the season in April, but for the Texas Rangers you can sure find out where you stand in the league...

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  17. Robbie Ross Is Quickly Becoming a Go-to Guy for the Texas Rangers

    Bases loaded, two outs, tied game; those are the situations every kid puts himself in when he plays in the backyard. At just 22, one pitcher realized his dream...

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  18. NFL Draft 2012: 5 Division II Prospects Who Will Be Picked on Draft Day

    Every year, over 250 collegiate players are selected in the NFL draft. Some from school most fans have never heard of...

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  19. Texas Rangers 2012: Ranking the Texas Pitching Staff

    “The Rangers can definitely pitch.” There's a statement most baseball fans would have never uttered a few years ago...

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  20. Texas Rangers 2012: 7 Reasons Rangers Are Still Team to Beat in AL West

    After two straight World Series appearances and no titles, the Rangers are still looking for that illusive championship...

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  21. Lamar Odom: Why Odom Can Only End Up with the Nets

    Los Angeles, New York , Miami —three big teams that everyone talks about when they talk about where Lamar Odom will play next. But none of those are right...

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  22. Bang for Your Buck: The 5 Best Value Rotations in MLB

    The Philadelphia Phillies, New York Yankees, San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Angels have some of the best rotations in baseball, but they paid heavily for them...

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  23. 2012-2013 Dallas Mavericks: Who Will Play with Dirk Nowitzki Next Season?

    Perusing around ESPN, I came across a very interesting article on the Western Conference team-by-team free-agent needs this year...

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