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2015 COACHING STAFF

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The Rangers finally announced the majority of Jeff Banister’s coaching staff this past weekend. Pitching coach Mike Maddux, hitting coach Dave Magadan, assistant hitting coach Bobby Jones, and bullpen coach Andy Hawkins all return in those … Continue reading

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JEFF, NOT TIM

BY: Richard W. Humphrey To the surprise of many, the Rangers named Jeff Banister, not Tim Bogar, to be their new manager. Bogar led the team to a 14-8 record after taking the helm as interim manager when Ron Washington … Continue reading

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MANGERIAL UPDATE

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The search for Ron Washington’s replacement is the Rangers’ number one priority at this point. They interviewed internal candidates Steve Buechele, who managed the Rangers’ AAA team at Round Rock last summer, and pitching coach Mike … Continue reading

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OAKLAND TO THE PLAYOFFS

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGOTN, Texas – Oakland arrived for four games beginning Thursday with a magic number of two over Seattle to clinch the second Wild Card playoff spot. Any combination of Seattle losses and Oakland wins equaling two … Continue reading

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FOUR IN A ROW!

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Rangers maintained their late September roll by sweeping the Astros in a three game set this week, their fourth series win in a row, three of which have been sweeps. The Rangers … Continue reading

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THE ROLLING RANGERS

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The Rangers continued on a roll Sunday with a 2-1 win over the Angels to take two out of three, their third series win in a row. Texas finished their last road trip of the season … Continue reading

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SIX!

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Texas completed a three game sweep of Oakland Thursday afternoon with a 7-2 victory over the Athletics. It was their second consecutive three game sweep to extend their season high winning streak to six games, which … Continue reading

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ANGELS NEAR PENNANT

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Los Angeles Angels arrived this week with the best record in baseball, and they left town with an even better one as they swept the Rangers in a three game set. They … Continue reading

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THE CURIOUS CASE OF RON

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – It’s been three days since Ron Washington’s sudden and shocking announcement to resign as manager of the Texas Rangers. The announcement was made by the club with a statement from Washington that indicated … Continue reading

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SEATTLE TAKES THREE

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – Texas ended an eight game losing streak Sunday with a 1-0 win over Seattle. Derek Holland threw seven sparkling shutout innings, Adrian Beltre drove home Leonys Martin with a sixth fbinning sacrifice fly, … Continue reading

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