Texas Bullpen Gets the 10-2 Loss

By:  Joel Collins   The Seattle Mariners got the win over the Texas Rangers Tuesday night 10-2 at Globe Life Park in Arlington, TX as the Ranger bullpen came apart. Former Mariner Tom Wilhelmsen and Japanese Closer Tony Barnette did not fair well in their debuts for the Rangers as the two combined to allow seven earned runs. Both pitchers had great springs for the … Continue reading Texas Bullpen Gets the 10-2 Loss

Hamels Gets Win After Hernandez Walks 5

By:  Joel Collins It was a battle between Aces at Globe Life Park in Arlington, TX this afternoon. The Seattle Mariners sent King Felix Hernandez to the hill to battle Cole Hamels and the 2015 A.L. West Champion Texas Rangers. After giving up two solo home runs to Robbie Cano in the 1st and Kyle Seager in the 2nd, Cole Hamels settled in to go … Continue reading Hamels Gets Win After Hernandez Walks 5

2016 Texas Rangers Opening Day Recap, Outlook, & Prediction

By:  Joel Collins The 2015 Season season ended in a heart-breaking fashion for the Texas Rangers. They will be looking to repeat as the AL West division champs though come Opening Day on Monday. Yes folks it’s that wondrous time of year again. When everything is new again and there is the smell of fresh cut grass and smoke from barbecues in the air. Every … Continue reading 2016 Texas Rangers Opening Day Recap, Outlook, & Prediction

Texas Signs Shortstop Ian Desmond to Play Left Field

By:  Joel Collins Ian Desmond has led the majors in home runs by a shortstop over the last three years totaling 88 bombs. After declining a $15.8 million dollar qualifying offer from the Washington Nationals in November and declining a 7 year $107 million dollar contract in 2013, the 30 year old Desmond is surely seeking a reversal of fortune. As first reported Sunday night … Continue reading Texas Signs Shortstop Ian Desmond to Play Left Field

The Curious Case of Jurickson Profar

By: Joel Collins Although he hasn’t fielded a ball since September 23, 2013, Jurickson Profar is ready for Spring Training in the middle of winter. Of course the Texas Rangers want to take it slow and with extreme caution with Profar. However, it is clear that the kid is ready to get back to playing baseball. Texas is taking every precaution they can with Profar’s torn … Continue reading The Curious Case of Jurickson Profar

Colby Lewis to Resign Pending a Physical

By: Joel Collins The Texas Rangers and Colby Lewis have agreed in principle on a 1 year deal worth $6 million pending Lewis passes a physical sometime after the holidays. The righty went 17-9 with a 4.66 era in 33 games in 2015. Colby underwent left knee surgery back in October to repair a torn meniscus. The 36-year-old pitched through the injury during the 2nd half of the season. … Continue reading Colby Lewis to Resign Pending a Physical