Photos courtesy Texas RangersNo need to place all of the blame on Nellie. There are plenty of other folks at fault for losing the World Series.No matter how hard you try to find a scapegoat, the story of the 2011 World Series doesn't have a chapter about its version of Bill Buckner, nor shoul ... More >>
Wanted answers as to yesterday's item about where Michael Young might fit into the Texas Rangers' plan in the wake of the recent acquisitions of Adrian Beltre and Mike Napoli.
Young is slated for utility infielder duty, maybe some first base and, of course, DH. But he says DHing is ... More >>
It's common sense that Ian Kinsler should not have been suspended.
It's also becoming pretty clear that he's vital to the Texas Rangers' post-season success.
Loved me some Andres Blanco. He filled in with OK defense, scrappy base-running and even some pop in his bat. But in ... More >>
Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End:
*The Texas Rangers' slogan this season: "It's Time". The Texas Rangers' situation on September 3: "It's Over." With 29 games remaining, the Rangers could go 14-15 and the A's would have to go 24- ... More >>
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10. News of Vladimir Guerrero's imminent demise were, in retrospect, premature. His sixth-inning homer to left gave the Rangers their fourth consecutive win - another playoff-esque, 4-3 triumph over the Minnesota Twins - and dwindled thei ... More >>
With a little help from Andres Blanco, your Texas Rangers beat the Minnesota Twins, 4-3, Tuesday night. They are now 71-54, their lead in the American League West is 8.5 games and their magic number to clinch their first division title this millennium dwindled to 27 over the Anahei ... More >>
You look at the Rangers' 9-11 start through 20 games and mumble "meh", same old Rangers. Right?
But, believe it or not, this could be a lot worse. Consider:
*Supposed ace Rich Harden is yet to make a quality start, issuing 18 walks in 17 innings.
*Taylor Teagarden is 1 for 27.
*Chris Da ... More >>