Um, Do Your Texas Rangers Have Enough Offense to Be Taken Seriously?
What the what?
I was listening to the Texas Rangers Friday night against the Toronto Blue Jays and I left them in what I thought was good shape.
Up 9-3 in the third inning. Rich Harden on the mound. Bats seemingly alive.
Then, yesterday afternoon, I got back around to sports and lo and behold the Rangers got swept in Canada. Swept?!
In the final 24 innings they were outscored 24-3. In in the last two games they struck out 23 times. They hit into four double plays and continued an ugly trend of leaving runners stranded.
I know the pitching is better and the defense is improving. But ...
as currently constituted do the Rangers have enough offense to win the American League west?
Get the Weekly Newsletter
Our weekly feature stories, movie reviews, calendar picks and more - minus the newsprint and sent directly to your inbox.