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  1. Leonys Martin in leadoff spot for Rangers

    Richard Durrett

    The lineups for Saturday's game are out and center fielder Leonys Martin is in the leadoff spot. That's a change for manager Ron Washington, who had put Michael Choice at the top of the lineup with Mitch Moreland out. The ripple effects from Morel...

    Blog | June 14, 2014
  2. Yu Darvish does what an ace should

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Anybody out there still think Yu Darvish isn't an ace? The 27-year-old right-hander owned the term in Wednesday's 6-0 win. It was his first complete-game shutout as a big leaguer, a feat that came in his 74th start. He needed 1...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  3. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 6, Marlins 0

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers ended a four-game losing streak by beating the Miami Marlins, 6-0. How it happened: Yu Darvish was masterful, throwing the first complete-game shutout of his career. He did it in his 74th start in the big leag...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  4. Extra Bases: Time for Darvish to end streak

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- For a mid-June game, Wednesday night's affair could prove to be a big one from a psychological standpoint. The Texas Rangers have an off day Thursday before embarking on a 10-day, nine-game trip through the three American League W...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  5. Brad Snyder gets crash course at 1B

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Such is the state of affairs at first base for the Texas Rangers that they've got a guy who's played two professional games at the position -- the last two days in Triple-A Round Rock -- starting there tonight. Brad Snyder is e...

    Blog | June 10, 2014
  6. Rangers try to press on despite injuries

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Manager Ron Washington is fond of saying that the schedule doesn't stop so injured teams can recover. It doesn't play favorites or do anyone any favors. So on a day when the club announced that first baseman Mitch Moreland will...

    Blog | June 08, 2014
  7. Elvis Andrus must keep igniting sparks

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- If the Texas Rangers are to continue hanging around in a crowded race for an American League wild-card spot and even stay in range of the AL West-leading Oakland Athletics, Elvis Andrus must be a big reason why. This has not be...

    Blog | June 06, 2014
  8. Young Rangers show ups and downs in win

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Ah, the unpredictability of youth. It was on display once again in the Texas Rangers' 8-6 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday. There was Leonys Martin in the third inning, seemingly not thinking as the second-year outfie...

    Blog | June 05, 2014
  9. Skipper trying to create offensive spark

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Manager Ron Washington is trying anything and everything -- conventional and unconventional -- to try to get his injury-riddled lineup to score runs in key situations. He put on the bunt sign with the No. 6 hitter at the plate ...

    Blog | June 04, 2014
  10. Elvis Andrus' day off was manager's call

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington felt shortstop Elvis Andrus looked sluggish on Tuesday, one day after the club was off on Monday, and decided to give him a day off tonight. "It could be the day off that made him sluggish,"...

    Blog | June 04, 2014
  11. Extra Bases: Backup first baseman on way?

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- It was a busy Tuesday for Jim Adduci. The outfielder spent the afternoon working out at first base with manager Ron Washington. The skipper was going over footwork and positioning with Adduci, giving him a crash course before ...

    Blog | June 04, 2014
  12. Alexi Ogando struggles to find consistency

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- There was a time, just three years ago, when Alexi Ogando was one of the biggest bullpen weapons in the big leagues. His electric fastball and devastating slider presented manager Ron Washington with all kinds of ways to use him. ...

    Blog | June 03, 2014
  13. What did we learn from Rangers on road?

    Richard Durrett

    The Texas Rangers get an off day Monday after an 11-game, three-city road trip, their longest of the 2014 season. The trip started with news that Prince Fielder would likely miss the remainder of the season with spinal fusion surgery. But that news o...

    Blog | June 02, 2014
  14. Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish to pitch on Sunday

    Richard Durrett

    Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish is scheduled to pitch Sunday in Washington against the Washington Nationals.

    Story | Conversation | May 28, 2014
  15. Moreland tries to make most of big chance

    Richard Durrett

    The Texas Rangers need a left-handed hitting power bat in the middle of their lineup. They've needed this key ingredient to a productive offense since Josh Hamilton exited for the Los Angeles Angels following the 2012 season. It was the reason the...

    Blog | May 28, 2014
  16. Prince Fielder of Texas Rangers has neck surgery

    Richard Durrett

    Texas Rangers slugger Prince Fielder had cervical fusion of the C5-C6 discs in his neck on Tuesday in Dallas. As the club indicated last week, he's expected to miss the rest of the 2014 season.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2014