Monthly Archives: August 2013

THE BOOT IS OURS!

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Ranger fans can rejoice over the team claiming the coveted “Silver Boot” trophy, awarded each year to the winner of the games between the Rangers and Astros in the I-45 series. Texas beat Houston 6-1 Sunday … Continue reading

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RIOS GRANDE

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The Texas Rangers pulled the trigger on a trade for an outfielder Friday as they acquired Alex Rios from the White Sox for a player to be named later, most likely infielder Leury Garcia. Rios was … Continue reading

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BACK IN FIRST PLACE

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The Rangers are back in a first place tie with Oakland after completing their second three game sweep of the Angels in as many weeks. Texas has won nine of their last 10 games to make … Continue reading

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LIFE WITHOUT CRUZ

BY: Richard W. Humphrey Texas beat Los Angeles Monday night 5-2 in the first game of Nelson Cruz’s suspension for using performance enhancing drugs. Cruz was one of 13 players suspended Monday as a result of the probe into the … Continue reading

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BACK IN THE SADDLE AGAIN

BY: Richard W. Humphrey The Texas Rangers looked back in the saddle again this week, as they shutout Oakland Sunday 4-0 to take two of three from the Athletics on the weekend, and win six of seven for the week. … Continue reading

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