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APRIL ENDS ON A DOWN NOTE

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Rangers again failed to have a winning week as they lost two of three to both Minnesota and Los Angeles to go 2-4 for the week. The offense again proved to be … Continue reading

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A WINNING WEEK

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Texas Rangers played their first winning week of the season as they finished strong with a four game sweep of Kansas City to go 5-2 and move ahead of Seattle and Los … Continue reading

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HELLO LAST PLACE

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The second week of the season looked a lot like the first – two wins and four losses, including a pair of demoralizing losses after taking a lead to the ninth inning. The two ugly walkoff … Continue reading

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DISAPPOINTING START

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics Sunday 8-1 to win their second game and first series of the season. The win capped what was definitely a disappointing start. The Rangers won their … Continue reading

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The 46th edition of the Texas Rangers will begin their season tonight. Texas faces the defending American League champions – Cleveland Indians at 6:05 PM, part of ESPN’s quadruple game opening day coverage. … Continue reading

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NEXT YEAR IS ALMOST HERE

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The start of Spring Training is just a couple of weeks away. The counting down of days until “pitchers and catchers report” has begun. It’s been almost four months since the Rangers last took the field … Continue reading

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THE HALL CALLED

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The baseball Hall of Fame announced their 2017 player selections Wednesday evening. Former Commissioner Bud Selig and former front office executive John Scheurholz were already in this year’s class of inductees. They will be joined by … Continue reading

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NEXT YEAR

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The Rangers’ season ended much earlier than anticipated as they bowed out of the playoffs in just three games. It was a disappointing meltdown from the team that had the best regular season record in the … Continue reading

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THE ENVELOPE PLEASE

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Rangers found out last night that their opponent in the American League Division Series will be Toronto. The Blue Jays’ Juan Encarnacion ended the Wild Card play-in game with a three run … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER BASEBALL

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The calendar flipped from August to September with a couple of American League teams having essentially wrapped up the division championship, but the East Division and the two Wild Card playoff spots are … Continue reading

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