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  1. Top 10 lineups in the majors

    Buster Olney

    Kendrys Morales is still looking for work, and so is Nelson Cruz. But with almost all of the best hitters in place, we present the first in a series of our annual top-10 team rankings: the best lineups. As one executive noted: "When y...

    Blog | December 26, 2013
  2. Lackluster trade deadline yields few fantasy baseball difference-...

    Tristan H. Cockcroft

    Tristan H. Cockcroft discusses the winners and losers in what was a lackluster trade deadline in terms of fantasy difference-makers.

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2013
  3. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 10, Red Sox 9

    Richard Durrett

    The Rangers used the long ball -- four of them in fact -- and scored the go-ahead run in the ninth for a 10-9 victory over the Boston Red Sox. Some quick thoughts: What it means: Texas wins the three-game series and heads into Thursday's off day f...

    Blog | August 08, 2012
  4. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 5, Red Sox 3

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Rangers took the lead on a wild pitch in the eighth and held on for a 5-3 win over the Boston Red Sox. What it means: Texas stays five games up on the A's and Angels, who both won Wednesday. It's the seventh straight series...

    Blog | July 25, 2012
  5. Lineups: David Murphy draws start in RF

    David Collier

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- David Murphy will start in right field Tuesday as the Texas Rangers take on the Boston Red Sox in the second game of a three-game set at 7:05 p.m. on ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM/1540 AM/FSSW. Nelson Cruz will be the DH, and Craig Gentry ...

    Blog | July 24, 2012
  6. Matchup: Martin Perez vs. Clay Buchholz

    Clint Foster

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers play host to the Boston Red Sox in the second game of this three-game series, which features LHP Martin Perez vs. RHP Clay Buchholz. Perez will make his fifth career appearance (third start) in place of Colby Lew...

    Blog | July 24, 2012
  7. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 9, Red Sox 1

    Clint Foster

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers combined a solid pitching performance with an offensive resurrection to secure a dominating 9-1 win Monday over the Boston Red Sox in the first game of this three-game series. Every Rangers batter reached base an...

    Blog | July 23, 2012
  8. Lineups: Brandon Snyder at first base

    Clint Foster

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers return to Arlington for a three-game series against the Boston Red Sox to kick off a 10-game homestand. Brandon Snyder will be at first base for the first game of the series and Michael Young will DH. Mike Napoli...

    Blog | July 23, 2012
  9. Olney: Rangers lineup is No. 2 in MLB

    Richard Durrett

    ESPN.com's Buster Olney's series continues today with the top lineups in Major League Baseball heading into 2012. He puts the Boston Red Sox on top, followed by the Rangers. Here's what he says about Texas: 2. Texas Rangers During the course of t...

    Blog | December 31, 2011
  10. Rangers begin a new World Series dream

    Buster Olney

    ST. LOUIS -- Behind the sheet of plastic that covered Nelson Cruz's locker, the ball was still wedged into his glove -- the same ball that he caught to end Game 6 of the World Series and to turn the Texas Rangers into champions for the first tim...

    Blog | October 30, 2011
  11. After missing out on a ring for a second year, the Rangers have t...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that the World Series is merely a dream now for the Texas Rangers, a club that has to begin all over again like everyone else next spring. Plus, offseason transactions are under way, and other news from around MLB.

    Blog | Conversation | October 30, 2011
  12. What to watch in the World Series

    David Schoenfield

    I'm anticipating the most exciting World Series we've seen in years, hopefully the first seven-game showdown since 2002. We have two explosive offenses, unpredictable starting rotations, potentially dominant bullpens, Albert Pujols, Babe Cruz, mad sc...

    Blog | October 18, 2011
  13. Texas Rangers playing like a team no one should want to face

    Jim Reeves

    The Rangers are looking like a team no one should want to face in the playoffs.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2011
  14. Offense nosedives in third straight loss

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- A Michael Young line-drive single in the second inning. An Ian Kinsler infield hit in the third. A Nelson Cruz single between short and third in the seventh. That was it for the Texas Rangers at the plate in Thursday's 6-0 loss...

    Blog | August 25, 2011
  15. Dustin Pedroia, Jacoby Ellsbury among top options for the fourth ...

    Mike Sheets

    Mike Sheets looks at the best options for the fourth week of Segment 2 of Baseball Challenge.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2011
  16. Josh Outman back, Corey Hart powers up

    Eric Karabell

    • Oakland Athletics left-hander Josh Outman hurled seven innings of one-run ball in his season debut Monday, allowing five hits. Outman was struggling at Triple-A Sacramento, with 27 walks in 37 2/3 innings and a 4.78 ERA, but thrived agains...

    Blog | May 24, 2011