Monthly Archives: April 2012

RANGERS TAKE THE FIFTH

BY: Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Texas Rangers lost their fifth game of the season Friday night. losing 8-4 to Tampa Bay, who extended their winning streak to six games. It was an evening for the Rangers when … Continue reading

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CATCH SOME RAYS

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The Tampa Bay Rays come to Arlington this weekend to face the Rangers in a three game set. This is a matchup of teams that represented the American League in three of the last four World … Continue reading

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THE REAL YU?

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Texas beat the Yankees 2-0 Tuesday night in Arlington in front of a sellout crowd of 47,086. It was a night that Ranger fans saw first hand what all the fuss with Yu Darvish was about. … Continue reading

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IVAN

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez formally announced his retirement from baseball Monday night. He appeared at a 2:00 PM (Central) press conference and took part in pre-game ceremonies prior to Monday’s game against the Yankees. Rodriguez arrived in … Continue reading

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FIVE IN A ROW

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Texas beat the Tigers 3-2 in 11 innings Sunday to win three out of four games with Detroit this weekend, the fifth consecutive series win to start the season. Texas now stands at 13-3, the best … Continue reading

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TWO FOR YU

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Ranger starting pitcher Yu Darvish won his second game last night, as Texas beat Detroit 10-3 in Comerica Park. Darvish continued his upward trend with his best outing of his three major league starts. He pitched … Continue reading

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ANOTHER SWEEP

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Texas completed its second consecutive series sweep Wednesday night with a 6-3 victory over the Red Sox. The Rangers had blasted Boston in Tuesday’s series opener 18-3, after sweeping the Twins in three last weekend. Wednesday’s … Continue reading

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ON TO BOSTON

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Texas completed its first sweep of the Twins since 1999 with a 4-3 win Sunday afternoon in Minneapolis. The three-game sweep moved the Rangers’ record to 8-2, the best in the American League. Robbie Ross struck … Continue reading

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ROOKIE DAY!

BY: Richard W, Humphrey The Rangers are carrying three rookies, and Saturday afternoon in Minneapolis, all three made significant contributions to a 6-2 Ranger victory over the Twins. The win coupled with Friday night’s 4-1 win clinched the three-game series, … Continue reading

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A MYTH NO MORE?

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Matt Harrison pitched eight sparkling innings Friday night as the Rangers won their sixth game of the year, 4-1 over Minnesota. The team’s 6-2 record is not only the best in the American League West; it … Continue reading

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