Monthly Archives: October 2011

ALBERT BEING ALBERT

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey On the eighth weekend of College Football, the Cardinals and Rangers put up a football-like score of 16-7 as St. Louis took a two games to one lead in this best of seven series.  Albert Pujols … Continue reading

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WORLD SERIES UPDATE VI

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Rangers’ uniform for Saturday’s game will be white jerseys, white pants and blue accessories. The Rangers have released their Saturday night starting lineup, and as speculated, Yorvit Torrealba is catching, Mike Napoli is playing first base, … Continue reading

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WORLD SERIES UPDATE V

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Richard Durrett of ESPN Dallas is among many in the local media that are speculating that Yorvit Torrealba will start at catcher Saturday night, with Mike Napoli moving to first base and Michael Young to designated … Continue reading

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A TIE LOOKS GOOD!

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey For eight innings Thursday night, the Rangers’ offense looked feeble, scoring no runs on only three measly singles.  In the ninth though, the top of the order put together two singles, some daring base running and … Continue reading

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WORLD SERIES UPDATE IV

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Rangers’ lineup for Thursday’s game:  1.  Ian Kinsler 2B, 2.  Elvis Andrus SS, 3.  Josh Hamilton LF, 4.  Michael Young 1B, 5.  Adrian Beltre 3B, 6. Nelson Cruz RF, 7. Mike Napoli C, 8. Craig Gentry … Continue reading

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THE WRONG FOOT

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Texas got off on the wrong foot Wednesday night, losing 3-2 to St. Louis in game one of the World Series.  The only offense the Rangers could muster was a fifth inning two-run home run from Mike … Continue reading

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WORLD SERIES UPDATE, III

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Rangers released their starting lineups for Wednesday’s game as follows:  1. Ian Kinsler 2B, 2. Elvis Andrus SS, 3. Josh Hamilton CF, 4. Michael Young 1B, 5. Adrian Beltre 3B, 6. Nelson Cruz RF, 7. Mike … Continue reading

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WORLD SERIES UPDATE, II

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Tuesday, Ranger manager Ron Washington named his game two and three starting pitchers.  Colby Lewis will start game two in St. Louis, and Derek Holland will start game three in Arlington.  This is a flip-flop of … Continue reading

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WORLD SERIES UPDATE

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The game times for the World Series games were finally set late in the day Monday.  They will all begin at 7:05 PM Central. Also, Texas named C. J. Wilson as the game one starting pitcher.  … Continue reading

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ANATOMY OF AN INNING

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – Detroit’s Max Scherzer started Saturday’s game, and it was obvious from the beginning that he was not as sharp as he had been last Monday.  He kept the Rangers off the scoreboard in … Continue reading

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