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  1. No-hitter eludes Matt Harrison, but 15th win doesn't

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Throw around terms such as ace and debate who is and who isn't. That's baseball. Matt Harrison is just trying to win games. On Friday, he won his 15th, a career-best, and it's not even Labor Day. He did it by taking a no-hit bi...

    Blog | August 24, 2012
  2. Scott Diamond suspended for throwing at Josh Hamilton

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Scott Diamond's retaliation fastball that whizzed behind Josh Hamilton's head during Thursday's game has earned the Minnesota Twins' left-hander a six-game suspension. Joe Garagiola Jr., Major League Baseball's senior vice pres...

    Blog | August 24, 2012
  3. Minnesota Twins' Scott Diamond suspended six games for throwing a...

    Jeff Caplan

    Scott Diamond's retaliation fastball that whizzed behind Josh Hamilton's head during Thursday's game has earned the Minnesota Twins left-hander a six-game suspension.

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2012
  4. Manager Dirk Nowitzki: Wash's strategy 'aggressive'

    Jeff Caplan

    Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki fashions himself as something of an increasingly knowledgeable baseball fan. After all, the 7-foot German tossed out the first pitch before Game 3 of the World Series, and he's taken over the reins from ex-Stars st...

    Blog | May 23, 2012
  5. Ron Washington will watch skies closely

    Jeff Caplan

    ST. LOUIS -- With the ominous forecast of rain hanging over Wednesday night's Game 6, Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said he wants Major League Baseball to make a decisive call if the radar reveals a threat of rain delays. In that case, Wash...

    Blog | October 25, 2011
  6. 2011 World Series -- Commissioner Bud Selig looks to expand repla...

    Jeff Caplan

    Commissioner Bud Selig looks to tweak replay, says too much ruins sport.

    Story | Conversation | October 24, 2011
  7. Will starters take hold of World Series?

    Jeff Caplan

    ST. LOUIS -- The postseason plight of these two World Series rotations have been dissected and well-documented. It has not been pretty. The Texas Rangers, baseball's leaders in shutouts this season and with each of its four playoff starters boasti...

    Blog | October 19, 2011
  8. Defensive difference: Crucial twin killing

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- A sharper 5-4-3 double-play tandem might not exist in baseball. At least Texas Rangers Game 1 starter C.J. Wilson doesn't think so. Third baseman Adrian Beltre and second baseman Ian Kinsler turned two rapid-fire double plays i...

    Blog | October 09, 2011
  9. 3 million is next attendance target

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Twice in their history the Texas Rangers have flirted with baseball's magic number for attendance, but both times fell just shy of 3 million fans for a single season. The Rangers broke their 1997 attendance record (2,945,244) w...

    Blog | September 26, 2011
  10. Ron Washington not buying excuses for Texas Rangers

    Jeff Caplan

    Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington isn't interested in hearing excuses about playing in oppressive heat or battling through fatigue.

    Story | Conversation | August 26, 2011
  11. Merle Haggard's Wash tribute now available

    Jeff Caplan

    That's the Way Baseball Go, a new song dedicated to Rangers manager Ron Washington, is now available for download on iTunes. The song, which was introduced on Friday night at Rangers Ballpark, is a modification of the 1983 Merle Haggard Grammy Awa...

    Blog | August 08, 2011
  12. Texas Rangers, GM Jon Daniels agree to four-year contract extensi...

    Jeff Caplan

    Texas Rangers, GM Jon Daniels agree to four-year contract extension

    Story | Conversation | March 04, 2011
  13. Money in pocket, GM goes shopping for Cliff Lee

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Unlike a year ago, Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels is headed to baseball's Winter Meetings Sunday through Thursday in Orlando with money in his pocket and shooting for a Texas-sized free-agent prized: Cliff Lee. Danie...

    Blog | December 03, 2010
  14. Texas Rangers GM Jon Daniels aiming for Cliff Lee at winter meeti...

    Jeff Caplan

    Unlike a year ago, Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels is headed to baseball's winter meetings Monday through Thursday in Orlando with money in his pocket and shooting for a Texas-sized free-agent prize: Cliff Lee.

    Story | Conversation | December 03, 2010
  15. Cliff Lee on loss: 'I wasn't locating'

    Jeff Caplan

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Texas Rangers ace Cliff Lee put it plain and simple: He caught too much plate, and the San Francisco Giants caught too much baseball. "I was trying to make adjustments. I was up, I was down. I was in, I was out. Nothing was workin...

    Blog | October 27, 2010
  16. 2010 World Series: Cliff Lee headlines Texas Rangers' rotation, b...

    Jeff Caplan

    Nolan Ryan's fingerprints are all over the Rangers' resurgent pitching rotation.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2010