Monthly Archives: March 2012

SECOND VERSE, SAME AS THE FIRST

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Texas dropped their second straight spring game 7-6 to Kansas City Monday afternoon.  They scored early with five runs in the first and second innings and led 6-1 after four innings, before a parade of ineffective … Continue reading

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RANGERS DROP OPENER

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Texas lost their spring training opener 6-1 to Kansas City Sunday afternoon.  Mitch Moreland was the brightest spot for the Rangers.  He’s coming back from wrist surgery this winter for an injury that curtailed his production in last … Continue reading

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THE DARVISH LEGEND GROWS

BY Richard W. Humphrey Yu Darvish finally faced major league hitters for the first time Friday in a back field intrasuad game.  The temperature was in the upper 50′s, and a north wind gusted up to 20 MPH.  More than 100 media … Continue reading

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TROUBLESOME SIGNING

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Yesterday, the Rangers touched off a fire storm when they announced the signing of Jairo Beras from the Dominican Republic, a contract which includes $4.5 million of bonus money.  Other teams immediately cried foul, and Major … Continue reading

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