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  1. 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
  2. Finale crowd sets franchise attendance mark

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The hottest summer on record couldn't keep the Texas Rangers down or their fans away. Sunday's regular-season home finale saw the club tie the franchise mark for most home wins in a season and set a new standard for home attendanc...

    Blog | September 25, 2011
  3. Difference in West is handling A's, M's

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Breaking down the AL West race is not rocket science. Why do the Texas Rangers enjoy a five-game lead over the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim heading into the final six games of the season? Simple. The Rangers have thrashed the ...

    Blog | September 23, 2011
  4. Offense nosedives in third straight loss

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- A Michael Young line-drive single in the second inning. An Ian Kinsler infield hit in the third. A Nelson Cruz single between short and third in the seventh. That was it for the Texas Rangers at the plate in Thursday's 6-0 loss...

    Blog | August 25, 2011
  5. Michael Young's next goal: 2,001

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Having hustled for two near-identical infield singles -- two nondescript dribblers toward third base -- to reach 2,000 career hits, Michael Young wouldn't even nibble on the obvious question. Can you get 3,000? "Two-thousand...

    Blog | August 07, 2011
  6. Lineup: Michael Young is fine, hitting DH

    Jeff Caplan

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Michael Young tweaked his right hamstring, an area that's caused some discomfort much of the season, Wednesday night, the reason why manager Ron Washington lifted his designated hitter in the ninth inning after Young doubled with t...

    Blog | July 21, 2011
  7. Today's lineup: Rangers vs. Angels

    Jeff Caplan

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- With reloaded division rival Los Angeles Angels coming to town this afternoon, the Texas Rangers will get back to a more familiar lineup than the one that lost to the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday. Former Angels catcher/first base...

    Blog | March 02, 2011
  8. Spring training '11: Texas Rangers could head into season with pl...

    Jeff Caplan

    The Texas Rangers are loaded with versatility, meaning the possibility exists that the team could head into the 2011 season with a platoon at first base.

    Story | Conversation | March 02, 2011
  9. Today's lineup: Murphy in left

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Wanting to keep him "engaged," Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington has inserted David Murphy into Sunday's lineup, playing him in left field and batting him seventh against Angels right-hander Trevor Bell. Texas Rangers (57-41...

    Blog | July 25, 2010
  10. Rangers reax: Bring on the Angels

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Good-bye National League cellar-dwellers, hello Halos. Josh Hamilton and the Texas Rangers bid farewell to a fruitful month against NL teams well out of contention and now head west for a showdown against the American League We...

    Blog | June 27, 2010
  11. Clubhouse notes: Vlad mum on Angels

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Vladmir Guerrero had little interest Sunday in talking about his return to the team where he put up some astounding numbers and won a World Series. The Rangers visit the Los Angeles Angels for a three-game set starting Tuesday. ...

    Blog | June 27, 2010
  12. Rangers Reax: Oliver stabilizes pen

    Jeff Caplan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Rangers reliever Darren Oliver wasn't afraid to put a 4-3 win in mid-May against the perennial division champs in its proper perspective. "Big win," Oliver said. "I think it is." It was. The Rangers returned home Monday nigh...

    Blog | May 17, 2010