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  • The Texas Rangers are Trying to Stop the Wave (Video)

    The Texas Rangers are Trying to Stop the Wave (Video)

    Like weddings and funerals, the wave is one of those things that lots of people hate but feel compelled to go along with anyway. But Chuck Morgan, an executive with the Texas Rangers, is trying a new approach to get people at Rangers games to stop doing the damn wave. The method he came up […]

  • Yu Darvish Doppelgänger Catches Foul Ball Pitched by Yu Darvish (Video)

    Yu Darvish Doppelgänger Catches Foul Ball Pitched by Yu Darvish (Video)

    On Saturday in Arlington, Angels outfielder Colin Cowgill popped a Yu Darvish changeup down the first base line and into the stands, where it was caught by Yu Darvish. That’s right. Yu Darvish was on the mound pitching and in the stands catching foul balls, which could only mean one of two things. Either future […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/12/2013 — Yu Darvish

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/12/2013 — Yu Darvish

    On April 2nd of this season, Yu Darvish was one out away from pitching a perfect game against the Houston Astros before giving up a single to Marwin Gonzalez with two outs in the ninth.  On August 12th of this season, it was nearly déjà vu all over again. During an afternoon game against the […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/4/2013 — Derek Holland

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/4/2013 — Derek Holland

    Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington was looking to become the winningest manager in club history on Sunday, and he probably liked his chances with Derek Holland on the mound. Holland has been one of the team’s winningest pitchers since Washington joined the Rangers back in 2007, and he would add another victory to both his […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/1/2013 — Yu Darvish

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/1/2013 — Yu Darvish

    Yu Darvish entered Thursday’s action with an MLB-leading 172 strikeouts, and he padded that lead by equaling his season-high in strikeouts as he picked apart the Arizona Diamondbacks’ line-up. Davish pitched seven solid innings, allowing just five hits, no walks and no earned runs against while striking out 14 during the Rangers’ 7-1 victory. With […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/27/2013 — Derek Holland

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/27/2013 — Derek Holland

    After losing six in a row earlier this month, the Texas Rangers found themselves on a roll heading into yesterday’s game at Yankee Stadium, having won six of their last seven.  And their winning ways continued, thanks in large part to the pitching of Derek Holland. The Rangers’ lefty was at his best on Thursday, […]