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  1. Law's minor league rankings: Rangers No. 9

    Richard Durrett

    ESPN Insider Keith Law has unveiled his minor league organizational rankings today and the Rangers are No. 9. You may remember that the Rangers earned the top spot in 2010 and 2011 before Kansas City got the No. 1 position last year. This year, it's ...

    Blog | February 04, 2013
  2. Numbers: Steals against LHPs

    Richard Durrett

    Ian Kinsler's first stolen base came in Thursday's game against left-handed pitcher Jason Vargas. It's not unusual for Kinsler to swipe bases off lefties. ESPN Stats & Information notes: Since the start of the 2011 season, Kinsler is 10-for-10...

    Blog | April 13, 2012
  3. Keith Law looks at Texas' sleeper prospects

    Richard Durrett's Keith Law listed his sleeper prospects for each MLB organization. Here's who he chose for the Rangers: Right-hander Cody Buckel had a tremendous pro debut in 2011, showing the ability to mix four pitches, led by an average fastball and a ...

    Blog | February 11, 2012
  4. Report: Ryan Madson headed to the Reds

    Richard Durrett's Jerry Crasnick reports that the Cincinnati Reds and closer Ryan Madson have agreed on a one-year, $8.5 million contract for the 2012 season, according to a source. The 31-year-old Madson, who was 4-2 with a 2.37 ERA and 32 saves in 2011...

    Blog | January 11, 2012
  5. ESPN Stats & Info: One fateful Game 6 pitch

    Richard Durrett

    OK, I can't promise this won't be the last post you see here related to Game 6 of the World Series, but as looks back at the 2011 baseball season just before 2011 ends, ESPN Stats & Info took a look at the 1-2 pitch thrown by Neftali Fel...

    Blog | December 31, 2011
  6. Rabid reaction rewind: Ben Rogers on Yu

    Richard Durrett

    Back in the wee hours of Aug. 4, 2011, Ben Rogers dreamed of Yu Darvish. He shared that dream as part of his Rabid Reaction series on the ESPN Dallas Rangers blog. You can read the whole post here, but here's part of it: A month ago, I had never eve...

    Blog | December 20, 2011
  7. Rangers on top of ESPN Web Gem list

    Richard Durrett

    Mark Simon, of ESPN's Stats & Information, noticed he'd been seeing a lot of Rangers on ESPN's Web Gems. So he checked, and the Rangers have more Web Gems than anyone in the majors. Heading into Wednesday's games, Texas led the majors with 37 Web...

    Blog | August 18, 2011
  8. Celebrity auction benefits Stone family

    Richard Durrett

    Before the 2011 Taco Bell All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game in Phoenix (just after the Futures Game the Sunday before the All-Star Game), ESPN's Erin Andrews had nearly all the players in the game sign a jersey to benefit the family of S...

    Blog | July 28, 2011
  9. Mitch Moreland's huge homer ties for third

    Richard Durrett

    Mitch Moreland's 472-foot homer into the second deck at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on Monday is tied for the third-longest home run this season and was the fifth long ball to eclipse the 470-foot mark in 2011 (according to ESPN Stats & Informa...

    Blog | June 21, 2011
  10. Minors: Martin Perez healthy, ready for '11

    Richard Durrett

    FRISCO, Texas -- LHP Martin Perez, who enters the season as the top-rated prospect in the Rangers' system according to ESPN, says a stint in Venezuela for the winter and progress during spring training has him confident and ready for 2011. That inclu...

    Blog | April 04, 2011
  11. Numbers: Why Rangers need Michael Young

    Richard Durrett

    Matt Meyers at (Insider) took a look at some numbers as to reasons why the Rangers need Michael Young in 2011. Part of his evidence: Young has long been deemed "overrated" by the sabermetric crowd -- he's basically viewed as a singles hitte...

    Blog | February 10, 2011
  12. Watch out for Derek Holland

    Richard Durrett's Buster Olney put together his top-10 young players who need to produce for their respective teams in 2011. Rangers pitcher Derek Holland made the list: 4. Derek Holland, Rangers The talented left-hander has been around a couple of year...

    Blog | January 12, 2011
  13. Rangers announce 2011 game times

    Richard Durrett

    The Rangers announced the full 2011 regular season schedule with home and road game times. You can check all of those here. The Rangers open the regular season on ESPN at 3:05 p.m. central at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington against the Boston Red So...

    Blog | January 07, 2011
  14. AL West and's 2011 storylines

    Richard Durrett's Buster Olney put together 36 storylines to watch in MLB in 2011. And the Rangers are included in some of those along with other teams from the AL West. Here's a look: 8. The Felix Hernandez Watch. This is a situation that currently lies d...

    Blog | January 02, 2011
  15. ESPN 103.3 FM and 1540 AM ESPN Deportes acquire exclusive radio r...

    Richard Durrett

    IRVING, Texas -- The Texas Rangers have a new radio home as ESPN 103.3 FM and 1540 AM ESPN Deportes have acquired the exclusive English and Spanish play-by-play broadcasting rights, starting with the 2011 season, it was announced Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 07, 2010
  16.'s draft profile: Matt Purke

    Richard Durrett

    The former Rangers first-round pick is featured by Ted Bauer on the ESPN Draft blog (hey, it's never too soon to profile guys for the 2011 draft). The LHP was taken 15th overall by the Rangers, but negotiations stalled (in large part because of th...

    Blog | July 27, 2010