What a week for Your Texas Rangers. Nolan Ryan and Ron Washington took turns publicly ripping Josh Hamilton for the alarming lack of discipline he's displayed at the plate, increasing the likelihood that he'll be headed elsewhere this offseason. Fans booed the slumping slugger at home for the firs ... More >>
Photos by Sam MertenNelson Cruz giving me a free ticket to the gun show last year.As the trade deadline approached in July 2006, it seemed inevitable that Jon Daniels would make a bold move to bolster a mediocre offense in his first season as general manager. He targeted the best hitter on the mar ... More >>
Trading for Fausto Carmona would help ease the pain of losing out on Lee and Greinke.Since we can all feel OK about losing out on the Cliff Lee sweepstakes, it's fair to evaluate Jon Daniels' Plan B, especially with the trade of Zack Greinke -- easily the best pitcher to be had on the marke ... More >>
With his decision to sell the Texas Rangers to Pittsburgh sports attorney Chuck Greenberg, long-time owner Tom Hicks will willingly, yet grudgingly step into the shadows of Metroplex baseball. But how will he be perceived? While Greenberg, 48, and his group seek approval from Major League Ba ... More >>
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Rangers G.M. Doug Melvin
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Who needs a pitcher when you don't have a catcher?
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The Rangers have their worst season in years. The reaction? Ho hum, wait till next year.
Chicks dig the roundball, but for some reason fans don't care
Former superstar Ruben Sierra, exiled in Oklahoma City, is tearing up the minors. As if it matters.
For injured star rookie Ruben Mateo, the only certainty is his comeback isn't a sure thing
The Rangers and their fans continue to see the team's glass as half full
Raphael Palmeiro is hurt. Johnny Oates is grumpy. Pudge Rodriguez is acting like a spoiled brat. Lee Stevens just wants to play baseball. Welcome to Texas Rangers spring training.
1998 was a great year for sports...just not in Dallas
They rocked quietly, and now Bedhead ends the same way
Todd Van Poppel doesn't have to be great anymore, just good enough
When Fernando Tatis' game struggled, he kept his head down and his mouth shut
Everyone's a contender during spring training, but can Will Clark and the Texas Rangers come back from last season's disappointments?
Kevin Elster was through with baseball once, but it was not finished with him
Tom Hicks bought a baseball team, but he'll own an empire
The Texas Rangers can't buy a win unless you pay up
A sorely tested Kenny Rogers matures into a pitching ace
Baseball's unemployed get in shape--and wait by the phone
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