Starters need to pitch deep into games if the Rangers want to go the distance.
Yu Darvish was over-amped early, but he refused to yield and showed grit.
Nolan Ryan's fingerprints are all over the Rangers' resurgent pitching rotation.
Rangers' pitching staff exudes confidence in taking 2-0 ALDS lead against Rays.
Rangers pitching coach Mike Maddux dispenses sage advice, wacky nicknames.
Rangers actually have depth and experience on their pitching staff.
ESPN The Magazine's September 7 issue profiles the Texas Rangers under the guide of president Nolan Ryan, who have abandoned the thinking on pitch counts and, in the process, developed a muscle on the mound that is guiding them towards the playoffs.