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  1. Scott Baker: 'I didn't execute my pitches'

    Richard Durrett

    DETROIT -- Scott Baker didn't try to make excuses or even attempt to pat himself on the back for lasting six innings against one of the best lineups in the game. Baker knew his effort -- six runs and eight hits in a 7-2 loss -- wasn't good enough ...

    Blog | May 23, 2014
  2. Stars' captain provides critical spark

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- It didn't take long for Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn to get his team back in the game and the series Wednesday. After a first period where Stars coach Lindy Ruff said his team was outworked -- and Ruff admitted that it "wasn't often" ...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  3. Tommy Hanson: 'I feel great'

    Richard Durrett

    Last season was a tough one for Tommy Hanson. He struggled on the field, trying to regain the form that made him one of the top young prospects in the game just a few years ago. But he also dealt with difficulty off the field. His stepbrother died la...

    Blog | February 14, 2014
  4. Ron Washington thanks Jim Leyland

    Richard Durrett

    Count Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington among those who will miss retiring Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland. For Washington, as with so many current managers and coaches in the game, Leyland has been a mentor. "I just sit back and hope and wi...

    Blog | October 22, 2013
  5. Texas A&M pouring it on, up 41-13

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Once again, the Texas A&M defense held the Sooners and Johnny Manziel did the rest. A 34-yard pass to Uzoma Nwachukwu put the Aggies up 41-13 with just over nine minutes left in the game. Records continue to fall in the game. T...

    Blog | January 04, 2013
  6. OU punts, A&M scores to start second half

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Oklahoma punted for the first time in the game just a few minutes into the second half. It was an important stop for the A&M defense, which looked tired at the end of the first half. The Aggie offense then took the ball 91 yard...

    Blog | January 04, 2013
  7. O.J. Mayo more comfortable, confident

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- It was just a few days ago that O.J. Mayo was worried about his shots not falling, according to teammate Vince Carter. "Even early in the game, I was like, 'Just shoot it like you're 5-for-5 instead of 1-for-5.' Once he got rolling, he g...

    Blog | November 03, 2012
  8. Lineups: Mike Olt in at first base

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- As expected, Mike Olt is in the game against a lefty at first base. And because David Murphy continues to swing a hot bat, he's in the lineup against a lefty once again. Elvis Andrus is the DH and manager Ron Washington said it wa...

    Blog | August 23, 2012
  9. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 2, Blue Jays 1

    Richard Durrett

    The Rangers took a slim lead early and made it hold up, thanks an ability to get out of some jams late in the game. Once the Rangers got the lead, the bullpen was able to hold it (and it was difficult at times) to give Texas the 2-1 victory. What...

    Blog | August 18, 2012
  10. Futures Game lineup: Mike Olt bats cleanup

    Richard Durrett

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The 2012 All-Star Futures Game between a team of prospects from the U.S. vs. those from the World team starts at 4 p.m. at Kauffman Stadium. Both Rangers in the game are starters with Jurickson Profar on the World Team at shortsto...

    Blog | July 08, 2012
  11. Martin Perez has solid debut start

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The only thing manager Ron Washington asked of Martin Perez before the 21-year-old left-hander made his first big league start Saturday was to pitch as deep as he could and keep the club in the game. Mission accomplished. A...

    Blog | June 30, 2012
  12. Ian Kinsler helps focus Robbie Ross

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler's leadership skills were on display in Wednesday's 13-9 victory over the Detroit Tigers. And it was appreciated by young left-handed reliever Robbie Ross. Ross came in the game in the se...

    Blog | June 28, 2012
  13. Michael Young leaves game as precaution

    Richard Durrett

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Rangers first baseman Michael Young departed Wednesday's game earlier than expected because he landed awkwardly on his left thumb diving to ball earlier in the game. Rangers assistant general manager Thad Levine said the move was ...

    Blog | March 07, 2012
  14. Kansas State misses FG, still down 10

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Kansas State's Anthony Cantele missed a 43-yard field goal (wide right) with 6:36 left in the game, meaning Arkansas keeps its two possession lead at 26-16. After falling behind 19-0, Kansas State scored 16 unanswered points. B...

    Blog | January 06, 2012
  15. Manager's moment: Pinch hitters

    Richard Durrett

    ST. LOUIS -- The bench played a critical role in the outcome of Game 1 of the World Series. And both managers had opportunities late in the game to use them. St. Louis skipper Tony La Russa took starter Chris Carpenter out of the game and sent up ...

    Blog | October 20, 2011
  16. Game 4 rewind: Cabrera's intentional walk

    Richard Durrett

    DETROIT - Rangers manager Ron Washington talked before Thursday's game about his decision to intentionally walk Miguel Cabrera. The manager was not happy when Matt Harrison couldn't pitch around Cabrera earlier in the game and gave up a two-RBI do...

    Blog | October 13, 2011