Monthly Archives: July 2019

DISAPPOINTING LOSS ENDS ROAD TRIP

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey Ranger manager Chris Woodward has often said that scoring first is one of the best ways to win a game.  In this weekend’s series, Oakland scored first in all four games, but the Rangers came back … Continue reading

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SEATTLE TAKES TWO

ODOR HOMERS IN EACH GAME BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Seattle Mariners started the Rangers’ week by winning two of three games at T-Mobile Park.  The teams split the first two games, with Texas winning the second to end an … Continue reading

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BROOMS IN HOUSTON

RANGERS CONTINUE TO FADE IN SECOND HALF BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Houston Astros completed a three game sweep of the Texas Rangers Sunday afternoon.  The sweep extended the Rangers’ losing streak to seven games, a season high, while extending … Continue reading

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WIPED OUT BY THE SNAKES

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – The Arizona Diamondbacks blasted the Texas Rangers in two games this week taking 9-2 and 19-4 wins to sweep this week’s series and finish the season series with a 3-1 edge.  Texas now trails … Continue reading

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A SPLIT THAT HURTS

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas -  The Houston Astros and the Texas Rangers split a four game series to start the post-All-Star game portion of the schedule.  The Rangers won the first two games to raise hopes that they … Continue reading

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TWIN KILLINGS

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Minnesota Twins took two wins in this weekend’s three game series with the Texas Rangers.  Sunday afternoon, the Rangers scrambled to avoid getting swept with a 4-1, 11 inning win.  Rougned Odor hit a three run home … Continue reading

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ANGELS TAKE TWO

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey ARLINGTON, Texas – This week’s four game series with the Los Angeles Angels took a decided turn before it ever started.  Angels’ starting pitcher Tyler Skaggs was found unresponsive in his hotel room on Monday afternoon, … Continue reading

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SURPRISE! Rangers Lose a Series

BY:  Richard W. Humphrey The Tampa Bay Rays beat Texas in St. Petersburg, Florida Saturday and Sunday to send the Rangers to their first series loss since May 26, losing two games to one.  Texas still holds on to the second … Continue reading

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