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  1. Mitch Moreland hopes for shot to catch fire

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Will Mitch Moreland be in the Game 1 starting lineup? Well, that could depend on if a righty or lefty is on the mound. Then again, it might not. "Maybe, maybe not," Rangers manager Ron Washington said. The Rangers have so mu...

    Blog | September 30, 2011
  2. Pitchers taking control in Game 1

    Jeff Caplan

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Things are shaping up to be settled late in this one and likely with the bullpens in the game. Tim Lincecum gave up a run in the first and second, and Cliff Lee got dinged in the third, giving up two runs in a 32-pitch inning. But...

    Blog | October 27, 2010
  3. Cliff Lee keeps Yanks at bay entering 9th

    Jeff Caplan

    NEW YORK -- Cliff Lee completed his second consecutive 1-2-3 inning in the eighth with two more strikeouts to give him 13 in the game. He still has allowed just two hits as the Rangers lead 2-0 heading into the top of the ninth. Josh Hamilton prov...

    Blog | October 18, 2010
  4. Ian Kinsler blast puts Rangers up 4 in 9th

    Jeff Caplan

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Ian Kinsler might have put Game 5 out of reach with a ninth-inning home run to left field to give the Texas Rangers a 5-1 lead. Kinsler, who hit the homer off Tampa Bay Rays closer Rafael Soriano, has three RBIs in the game. N...

    Blog | October 12, 2010
  5. Molina, Treanor get job done at plate

    Jeff Caplan

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- After Bengie Molina homered and had three hits in the Game 1 victory, it was Matt Treanor's turn in Game 2. Hard act to follow? Sure. But, Treanor, less glamorously than Molina, made his presence felt by taking two for the tea...

    Blog | October 07, 2010
  6. Francoeur, Rangers strike first, 2-0

    Jeff Caplan

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Texas Rangers right fielder Jeff Francoeur, the last acquisition made by the club, drove a David Price pitch to deep center for a double to drive in the game's first run in the top of the second. Francoeur drove in Ian Kins...

    Blog | October 06, 2010
  7. Rested Alexi Ogando on top of his game

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- With 33 games to go, Alexi Ogando has pitched 115 2/3 fewer innings than in all of 2011 -- that's not a misprint -- and Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington isn't the least bit disappointed. Ogando was an All-Star a season ago ...

    Blog | August 29, 2012
  8. Unburdened Yu Darvish K's 10, baffles Rays

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- If consecutive division series victories don't already have the Texas Rangers deep in the heads of the Tampa Bay Rays, the events of the first two games in this potential postseason preview surely haven't helped the Rays' psyche. ...

    Blog | August 28, 2012
  9. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 1, Rays 0

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Yu Darvish is back. After waiting 10 days between starts due to a sore right quadriceps muscle, the Japanese right-hander again showed the ability to get stronger as the game wore on. He pitched out of trouble in the second and ag...

    Blog | August 28, 2012
  10. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 5, Orioles 1

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Ryan Dempster put aside whatever the personal reason was he didn't cross the northern border over the weekend and crafted his finest performance since joining the Texas Rangers to get this 10-game homestand started in style. In hi...

    Blog | August 20, 2012
  11. Lineup: Hot Mitch Moreland stays in lineup

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- With two more hits Sunday in Toronto, Mitch Moreland has raised his batting average to .290 after starting the month at .278. Facing another right-hander in the start of tonight's 10-game homestand against the Baltimore Orioles an...

    Blog | August 20, 2012
  12. Ron Washington sticks with Mike Napoli

    Jeff Caplan

    Headed to his first All-Star game mired in an awful hitting slump, Rangers catcher Mike Napoli was due up in the bottom of the 13th inning Sunday with the score tied, no outs and runners on first and second. Napoli was 0-for-4 with a couple of str...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  13. Michael Kirkman leaves with leg injury

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Rangers left-handed reliever Michael Kirkman left Sunday's game in the top of the 10th inning with a mild left quad strain. In a 3-3 tie against the Minnesota Twins, Kirkman scooped Joe Mauer's grounder to the right of the moun...

    Blog | July 08, 2012
  14. C.J. Wilson scratched from All-Star Game

    Jeff Caplan

    If the National League wins Tuesday's All-Star Game and again prevents the Texas Rangers from having home-field advantage in the World Series, Rangers fans won't be able to blame C.J. Wilson. The former Texas and current Los Angeles Angels lefty h...

    Blog | July 08, 2012
  15. Do moves mean the end for C.J. Wilson?

    Jeff Caplan

    C.J. Wilson's last appearance for the Texas Rangers just might have been his relief stint in Game 7 of the World Series in which he hit Rafael Furcal in the rear end with his first pitch to score a run, a near-unimaginable moment for the left-hander ...

    Blog | November 22, 2011
  16. Ron Washington speaks, goes around the horn

    Jeff Caplan

    For the first time since the Texas Rangers lost a gut-wrenching World Series in seven games to the St. Louis Cardinals, Ron Washington spoke on several issues during a Wednesday morning appearance on the "Ben and Skin Show" on 103.3 FM ESPN, from his...

    Blog | November 16, 2011