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A SPLIT THAT HURTS

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas -  The Houston Astros and the Texas Rangers split a four game series to start the post-All-Star game portion of the schedule.  The Rangers won the first two games to raise hopes that they … Continue reading

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TWIN KILLINGS

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Minnesota Twins took two wins in this weekend’s three game series with the Texas Rangers.  Sunday afternoon, the Rangers scrambled to avoid getting swept with a 4-1, 11 inning win.  Rougned Odor hit a three run home … Continue reading

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ANGELS TAKE TWO

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – This week’s four game series with the Los Angeles Angels took a decided turn before it ever started.  Angels’ starting pitcher Tyler Skaggs was found unresponsive in his hotel room on Monday afternoon, … Continue reading

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SURPRISE! Rangers Lose a Series

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Tampa Bay Rays beat Texas in St. Petersburg, Florida Saturday and Sunday to send the Rangers to their first series loss since May 26, losing two games to one.  Texas still holds on to the second … Continue reading

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FIRST ROAD SWEEP

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Texas Rangers swept the Detroit Tigers to start the week, their first road sweep of the season.  The Rangers are now a season high nine games over .500 with 45 wins at the exact mid-point … Continue reading

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A DAY OFF AT LAST

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The difficult Ranger schedule stretch of 21 games played over 20 days came to an end Sunday afternoon, when the Rangers beat the Chicago White Sox to win their weekend series two games … Continue reading

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RANGERS SPLIT WITH TRIBE

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Texas Rangers split four games with Cleveland to start the week, winning the games started by their top two starting pitchers – Lance Lynn and Mike Minor – an losing the other … Continue reading

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IT’S TIME

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey It’s time to take the Texas Rangers seriously as a playoff contender in the American League.  They are back home this week coming off their first winning road trip of the season after taking two of … Continue reading

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ANOTHER SPLIT

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Fenway Park has been a black hole for Ranger wins for years, but this week the Rangers turned the tables and earned a split in four games.  Texas stepped out to win first two, but couldn’t … Continue reading

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A SPLIT THAT FEELS REALLY GOOD

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Texas Rangers won both ends of a day/night doubleheader Saturday to gain a split in their four game series with the Oakland Athletics that was played within the span of less than … Continue reading

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