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  1. Why Rangers can't trade Profar, Olt

    Buster Olney

    Only the St. Louis Cardinals have a greater run differential than the Texas Rangers, and the Rangers rank fourth in the majors in runs. It's not as if Ron Washington's lineup is like the Houston Astros north. But cracks in that relentles...

    Blog | July 30, 2012
  2. Texas Rangers need pitching, but they can't deal their top prospe...

    Buster Olney

    The Texas Rangers could use another pitcher before the trade deadline passes, but it can't come at the expense of top prospects Jurickson Profar and Mike Olt. As Buster Olney writes, the Rangers may need them to remake their lineup soon.

    Blog | Conversation | July 30, 2012
  3. Time for the NL to adopt the DH

    Jim Bowden

    On Sunday, MLB finished up the interleague portion of the schedule for 2012, and it was the end of interleague play as we know it. In 2013, the Houston Astros will move to the American League, which will give each league 15 teams and also give us int...

    Blog | June 25, 2012
  4. Struggling Rangers offense feasts on errors

    David Collier

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- There is no doubt the Texas Rangers' offense has been struggling lately. So when teams want to help them out, they will certainly take it. For the second straight night, errors led to game-changing innings as the Rangers clinch...

    Blog | June 16, 2012
  5. Five-run fifth sparks Rangers offense

    Clint Foster

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers scuttling offense found its stride in the fifth inning, scoring five runs en route to a 6-2 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night. Things got going when Ian Kinsler reached first on an error with one out...

    Blog | June 15, 2012
  6. Texas Rangers need to step up in face of adversity

    Jean-Jacques Taylor

    Finally facing adversity, it's time for the Rangers to show what they're made of.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2012
  7. Rangers not concerned with offense

    Master Tesfatsion

    SEATTLE -- It seems just about every Rangers player with a bat in his hands has been in a funk lately, and the only reasonable explanation in the clubhouse is ... well, to paraphrase the manager, that's the way baseball goes. "We haven't been the ...

    Blog | May 24, 2012
  8. Colby Lewis gets win, drives in two runs as Rangers best Astros

    HOUSTON -- Colby Lewis allowed four hits in eight-plus innings and drove in two runs, and the Texas Rangers took a five-run lead in the first inning before coasting to a 6-1 win over the Houston Astros on Sunday.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | May 20, 2012
  9. Rapid Reaction: Astros 6, Rangers 5

    Calvin Watkins

    HOUSTON -- The Texas Rangers blew an early four-run lead and had a rally fall just a run short in a 6-5 loss to the Houston Astros on Saturday night at Minute Maid Park. Lefty Derek Holland, in his first starting appearance in eight days, had a fo...

    Blog | May 19, 2012
  10. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 4, Astros 1

    Calvin Watkins

    HOUSTON --The Texas Rangers got a gutty and sloppy pitching effort from Neftali Feliz and some timely hitting to beat the Houston Astros, 4-1, in Game 1 of the Silver Boot series at Minute Maid Park on Friday night. How it happened: It wasn't the ...

    Blog | May 18, 2012
  11. Rapid Reaction: Rangers All-Stars

    Richard Durrett

    PHOENIX -- The National League defeated the American League, 5-1, as all five Rangers players got into the game. As has been the case in several All-Star Games recently, the Rangers factored into the outcome. C.J. Wilson allowed the go-ahead three-ru...

    Blog | July 12, 2011
  12. Rapid Reaction: Astros 7, Rangers 0

    Calvin Watkins

    HOUSTON -- It seemed as if the Rangers were ready to get out of town. Maybe they were tired of beating the lowly Houston Astros. The Rangers didn't do much at the plate or on the mound Thursday night in a 7-0 loss at Minute Maid Park. This is one ...

    Blog | June 30, 2011
  13. Texas Rangers Ron Washington on Michael Young situation: 'I certa...

    Richard Durrett

    Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said Tuesday he's disappointed about the entire Michael Young situation, but he wants the veteran with the team in 2011.

    Story | Conversation | February 08, 2011
  14. Will DH ultimately bore Michael Young?

    Jeff Caplan

    Since it became evident that the Texas Rangers were hot on the free-agent trail of nifty-fielding third baseman Adrian Beltre, and that to make it happen Michael Young would have to agree to move to designated hitter with a fielding role described as...

    Blog | January 07, 2011
  15. Ron Washington nearly left baseball after admitting using cocaine...

    Tom Friend

    The morning after using cocaine, Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington woke up in a panic. He looked in the mirror and saw a fraud. He didn't want anyone to know but knew he had to admit it.

    Story | Conversation | September 29, 2010
  16. Tonight's lineup: Jorge Cantu starts at 1B

    Jeff Caplan

    NOTE: Original lineups had New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano in the lineup, but those lineups have been pulled with Cano out and Ramiro Pena in at second base and batting ninth. Correct lineups are below. ARLINGTON, Texas -- Rangers ma...

    Blog | August 10, 2010