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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. Hot Stove Talk: The case for Nelson Cruz

    Richard Durrett

    On Monday, we profiled the case for Shin-Soo Choo, one of the two biggest outfield bats left on the market. Today, we'll look at the case for Nelson Cruz. Cruz is 33 years old and coming off a season in which he missed the final 50 games because o...

    Blog | December 17, 2013
  3. Gauging the market for Nelson Cruz and Shin-Soo Choo

    Jerry Crasnick

    Here's where things stand with Nelson Cruz, Shin-Soo Choo and other bats on market.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2013
  4. Prince Fielder struggling, Eric Hosmer, Pedro Alvarez surging acc...

    Tristan H. Cockcroft

    Tristan H. Cockcroft lays out the consistency ratings, using his detailed criteria, for the first 17 weeks of the 2013 season, noting that Prince Fielder has been a disappointment this season, while Pedro Alvarez is on the rise.

    Story | Conversation | August 08, 2013
  5. 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
  6. Daniels, Dombrowski must prepare to act

    Jim Bowden

    In the face of apparently overwhelming evidence, Ryan Braun has relented. Major League Baseball suspended the Milwaukee Brewers left fielder on Monday for the remainder of the 2013 seasons, which amounts to 65 games. He avoided suspension in 2012 ...

    Blog | July 22, 2013
  7. Bits: Nelson Cruz quietly producing

    Eric Karabell

    Texas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz fell to the 13th round, on average, in ESPN live drafts prior to this season, which seemed a bit strange, but it made him a nice bargain. Sure, there's outfield depth this season and Cruz has had trouble staying o...

    Blog | June 18, 2013
  8. Hot Stove: Is Torii Hunter a fit?

    Richard Durrett

    Torii Hunter's name was in the news Monday, thanks to an appearance on MLB Network where he says he wants to make a quick decision on his future. Hunter isn't one who likes to sit around and stew about things for an entire offseason. It sounds like h...

    Blog | November 13, 2012
  9. 2012 Rangers timeline: Final two months

    Richard Durrett

    Here's a look at the final month of the Rangers' season, one that didn't end as they hoped it would. Aug. 1: The Rangers get a season-defining win over the Angels, coming back from an early six-run deficit to pull out an 11-10 victory in 10 inning...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  10. Francisco Liriano, Johan Santana, Tim Lincecum have underlying st...

    AJ Mass

    AJ Mass says to look at stats like K/9 rate and quality starts to find hidden gems among pitchers.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2012
  11. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 8, Tigers 3

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers took advantage of some mistakes by the Detroit Tigers and got some early runs on their way to an 8-3 victory Sunday afternoon. What it means: The Rangers win the series and are now 6 1/2 games up in the AL Wes...

    Blog | August 12, 2012
  12. Lineups: Geovany Soto catches Yu Darvish

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- It's the first time that Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto will be behind the plate for a Yu Darvish start. Soto caught Derek Holland for the first time Saturday and that start certainly worked out for Holland and the Rangers. Th...

    Blog | August 12, 2012
  13. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 2, Tigers 1

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers won a thrilling, walk-off 2-1 game Saturday over the Detroit Tigers as Mike Olt ended a great at-bat against left-handed reliever Phil Coke with the winning hit. What it means: The Rangers stay 5 1/2 games ahe...

    Blog | August 11, 2012
  14. Nelson Cruz exits with lower back stiffness

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz left Friday's game against the Detroit Tigers in the eighth inning with low back stiffness. Cruz tried to dive for a fly ball by Austin Jackson near the right-field line in the seventh innin...

    Blog | August 10, 2012
  15. Rapid Reaction: Tigers 6, Rangers 2

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- A three-run home run by Prince Fielder and some wasted chances by the Rangers offense helped the Detroit Tigers to a 6-2 win in front of a sellout crowd Friday. Some quick thoughts on the game: What it means: The Rangers lose t...

    Blog | August 10, 2012
  16. Nelson Cruz of Texas Rangers leaves game with back stiffness

    Richard Durrett

    Texas Rangers right fielder Nelson Cruz left Friday night's game against Detroit because of lower back stiffness.

    Story | Conversation | August 10, 2012