Monthly Archives: October 2011

NOT TO BE

Cards Take Series in Seven BY:  Richard W. Humphrey St. Louis beat the Rangers in game seven 6-2 to take the World Series Championship.  Chris Carpenter starting on three days rest instead of the usual four, and making the rare … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WORLD SERIES UPDATE XII

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey This is the update I was hoping I wouldn’t write.  A Rangers’ win Thursday night would have meant that the World Series was over, and there would be no need for more updates.  Unfortunately, the Cardinals … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HEAVEN CAN WAIT!

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey St. Louis beat Texas 10-9 in a most improbable game that ties the World Series at three games apiece extending the Series to game seven Friday night.  The Rangers took leads of 1-0, 3-2,4-3, 7-4, and 9-7, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WORLD SERIES UPDATE XI

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The game time temperature at tonight’s game has the chance of being the lowest ever recorded for a World Series game since the statistic has been kept – 1975.  The current record low temperature is 41. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WORLD SERIES UPDATE X

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Game six of this year’s World Series was postponed early Wednesday afternoon with word coming down shortly after 2:00 PM (Central).  It is now scheduled for Thursday at 7:05 Central.  Rain fell much of the day in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WORLD SERIES UPDATE IX

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Ranger manager Ron Washington announced changes to his game six lineup Tuesday.  Michael Young will move to first base, as the designated hitter is not utilized in the National League park.  With left-hander Jaime Garcia scheduled … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A GIANT STEP

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – Texas beat St. Louis Monday night 4-2 before a crowd of 51,459 to take a giant step forward toward winning the World Series.  The Rangers now lead three games to two.  In the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WORLD SERIES UPDATE VIII

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Rangers will again wear the all white uniform Monday night with red caps and socks.  Texas wore this uniform Sunday night, and won the game; and has lost just one time this season when wearing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

THANKFULLY GOOD DEREK

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Left handed starting pitcher Derek Holland has been “Good Derek” or “Bad Derek” for much of the season.  He could be terrible, but on the days he was good, he was very good evidenced by his league … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WORLD SERIES UPDATE VII

Sunday night, the Rangers will wear white jerseys and pants with red accessories. Texas has lost just once this season when wearing this uniform combination. The Rangers Sunday night starting lineup: 1. Ian Kinsler 2B, 2. Elvis Andrus SS, 3. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment