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  • 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, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 4/16/2013 — Derek Holland

    Stat Line of the Night — 4/16/2013 — Derek Holland

    When it comes to impersonations, Derek Holland may be the best in the Majors, but the dude is also a pretty darn good pitcher, and he proved just that last night when his Texas Rangers traveled to Chicago to take on the Cubs in Interleague play. Holland entered the game in search of his first […]

  • This Brawl Made Preseason Baseball at the Alamodome Less Boring (Video)

    This Brawl Made Preseason Baseball at the Alamodome Less Boring (Video)

    Last weekend, just before the regular 2013 MLB season began, the Texas Rangers and San Diego Padres played a couple of exhibition games in a very interesting location: the Alamodome in San Antonio. If you’re familiar with the Alamodome then you’re probably thinking, “hey, that’s not big enough for a baseball field, is it?” And […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 4/2/2013 — Yu Darvish

    Stat Line of the Night — 4/2/2013 — Yu Darvish

    Yu Darvish was solid during his rookie campaign with the Texas Rangers in 2012, as he posted a 16-9 record, 221 strikeouts and a 3.90 ERA.  As for his sophomore season in the majors, it nearly started of perfectly for the 26-year-old righty from Japan. Making his first start of the 2013 season, Darvish came […]