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  1. Time to elect some starting pitchers to Hall

    David Schoenfield

    Curt Schilling appeared on the Hall of Fame ballot for the first time a year ago with overwhelmingly strong credentials for election: The 216-game winner ranks 26th all-time in wins above replacement for pitchers (17th-highest total since the live ba...

    Blog | January 04, 2014
  2. Should postseason matter in HOF voting?

    David Schoenfield

    As Carlos Beltran delivers more big postseason hits this October for the St. Louis Cardinals, talk about him as a potential Hall of Famer has increased, carrying over from discussions that began in the regular season. ESPN.com's Jerry Crasnick wrote ...

    Blog | October 20, 2013
  3. As Yu Darvish blossoms, the Texas Rangers realize how long it has...

    Jean-Jacques Taylor

    Yu Darvish let loose a rare display of emotion during Sunday's win, a game in which his performance was equally as rare.

    Story | Conversation | May 05, 2013
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  5. Rapid Reaction: Mariners 4, Rangers 3

    Gregg Bell

    SEATTLE -- Nick Tepesch missed a prime chance to become the first Texas Rangers pitcher since Kevin Brown in 1988 to win his first two major league starts. That's because of misplays by his defense in the pivotal sixth inning. In the end, the Rang...

    Blog | April 14, 2013
  6. The best five-year pitching peaks

    David Schoenfield

    This is another follow-up to a debate that arose in a recent chat session: Which pitcher had the best five-year peak? With Sandy Koufax having spent time at Dodgers camp this spring it seems like a perfect time for a list, doesn't it? Well, I c...

    Blog | March 01, 2013
  7. Yearbook, Dec. 12: MLB's $100 million man

    Patrick Dorsey

    Dec. 12, 1998: Twelve years ago yesterday, Alex Rodriguez signed baseball's first $200 million deal. Almost exactly two years earlier -- 14 years ago today -- Kevin Brown became MLB's first $100 million man. That's when Brown, the right-handed ...

    Blog | December 12, 2012
  8. Podcast: Hall of Fame talk, hot prospects

    Rob Neyer

    I had an excellent time talking baseball with Keith Law on Thursday's Baseball Today podcast. (What, you wanted us to break down LeBron James and Kevin Durant?) The show may have run a little long, but trust me, it's worth the listen! 1. With Troy...

    Blog | June 21, 2012
  9. Texas Rangers starter Yu Darvish capable of creating unforgettabl...

    Jean-Jacques Taylor

    Yu Darvish's filthy stuff could provide some magical moments for the Rangers.

    Story | Conversation | April 08, 2012
  10. Former Florida Marlins gather to bid ballpark farewell

    Florida Marlins old-timers really aren't that old, and the most senior of the seniors, 63-year-old Charlie Hough, hasn't changed that much since he threw the first pitch in franchise history in 1993.

    Story | Conversation | September 27, 2011
  11. Ten guys who should be in the Hall of Fame

    David Schoenfield

    With Jim Thome hitting his 600th home run and the Cubs unveiling a statue last week to honor Ron Santo, the Hall of Fame has been on my mind. I'll go more in-depth on Hall of Fame analysis in the offseason, but here are 10 eligible players who deserv...

    Blog | August 17, 2011
  12. Verlander turning into must-see

    David Schoenfield

    Nick (editor): Verlander alert! Dave (blogger): Crap! At the grocery store after going to the gym. Nick: He's thru 6, with 10 K's. Dave: On way home. Nick: Thru 7 and making the Indians look stupid. Dave: Crap! Justin Verlander, of course, di...

    Blog | June 14, 2011
  13. Padres uniform history: The 1990s

    David Schoenfield

    We've looked at the 1970s and the 1980s. Let's move to the 1990s, a decade which saw the Padres return to the World Series and Tony Gwynn capture four more batting titles. Gary Sheffield, 1992 The Padres had winning records in 1991 and 1992 but...

    Blog | April 19, 2011
  14. One and done for John Franco

    Rob Neyer

    Maybe it shouldn't have been all that surprising that Kevin Brown was named on only 12 Hall of Fame ballots this week, and fell off the BBWAA ballot forever. But what about John Franco, who also fell off the ballot upon falling just two votes shy of ...

    Blog | January 07, 2011
  15. Does Kevin Brown have Cooperstown case?

    Rob Neyer

    After spending most of a column arguing that Kevin Brown's seven-year, $105 million contract wasn't nearly as bad as we think (which is true), Dan Rosenheck concludes on a more lasting matter: Brown has a much stronger case for inclusion in quite a ...

    Blog | January 03, 2011
  16. Current Rangers make mark on all-time list

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- We recently asked fans to give us their starting lineup, including a DH, four starting pitchers and a closer as part of ESPN Dallas' all-time Ranger team. View and discuss the results. The results are in and certainly many ...

    Blog | August 11, 2010
  17. New York Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett threw a tantrum and hurt hi...

    Wallace Matthews

    You gotta really hand it to Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett after Saturday's costly tantrum.

    Story | Conversation | July 17, 2010