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  1. Rays make Wilson work in 2nd, lead 3-0

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Johnny Damon took C.J. Wilson deep and nine-hole hitter Matt Joyce managed to squib a two-out grounder into right field as the Rays have jumped out to an early, 3-0 lead with Rangers coming to bat in the bottom of the second. A...

    Blog | September 30, 2011
  2. Against Lee, how will Maddon tweak lineup?

    Jeff Caplan

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Texas Rangers have Cliff Lee on the mound for tonight's decisive Game 5 and that means Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon has decisions to make regarding his lineup and batting order. Does he go back to the right-handed-...

    Blog | October 12, 2010
  3. In duel of young arms, Tommy Hunter loses

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas - The line between success and failure proved razor-thin Sunday for two young starting pitchers who made their postseason debuts in the teeth of the ALDS. Tampa Bay right-hander Wade Davis had his team's American-League-best 96-wi...

    Blog | October 10, 2010
  4. Popup fooled Ian Kinsler, scored a run

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Ian Kinsler just didn't squeeze it. "It just drifted on a little bit and it just kept drifting, drifting on me," Kinsler said of the second-inning popup, "and it went a little bit too far." Matt Joyce's pop into shallow righ...

    Blog | October 10, 2010
  5. Rays strike first for first time this series

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Poor communication between second baseman Ian Kinsler and right fielder Nelson Cruz cost the Texas Rangers a run in the top of the second inning. Kinsler backpedaled on Matt Joyce's blooper into shallow right. Cruz looked to ha...

    Blog | October 10, 2010
  6. Composed Rangers ease nerves quickly

    Jeff Caplan

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- When Texas Rangers closer Neftali Feliz struck out Tampa Bay Rays pinch-hitter Matt Joyce to end Game 1 of the ALDS, the Rangers in the dugout didn't hop over the railing to get onto the field. The outfielders didn't sprint in...

    Blog | October 06, 2010