Tag Archives: texas rangers

  • 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 […]

  • Josh Hamilton Error Hands the AL West Crown to the Oakland Athletics (Video)

    Josh Hamilton Error Hands the AL West Crown to the Oakland Athletics (Video)

    The Oakland Athletics were 13 games behind the Texas Rangers on June 30. Then they lost three starting pitchers from their rotation in the span of a month, with one of them—Brandon McCarthy—suffering a terrifying, life-threatening injury. So what happened to the A’s after that? They went 17-8 down the home stretch, putting together two […]

  • Check Out This Overly Emotional Texas Rangers Fan (Video)

    Check Out This Overly Emotional Texas Rangers Fan (Video)

    The Texas Rangers are almost a lock to make the playoffs again this year. Heading into their game last night against the Tampa Bay Rays in Arlington, they had a 5.5-game lead over the Athletics and a 10-game lead over the Angels in the AL West. And they aren’t showing any signs of an epic, […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 8/22/12 — Adrian Beltre

    Stat Line Of The Night — 8/22/12 — Adrian Beltre

    Exactly five years ago yesterday, the Texas Rangers lit up the scoreboard with an astonishing 30 runs against the Baltimore Orioles, setting the mark for most runs in a single game since the Chicago Colts set a Major League record with 36 runs of their own back in 1897.  Fast forward to last night, as […]

  • Texas Rangers Fan Challenges Food Vendor to a Dance-Off (Video)

    Texas Rangers Fan Challenges Food Vendor to a Dance-Off (Video)

    Since the mid-60s, when the Mets introduced baseball’s first mascot, Mr. Met, most teams have tried to provide their fans with some form of non-baseball-related entertainment at the ballpark for when the game itself gets a little boring. But recently, some teams have really taken this stuff to a whole new level. They don’t just […]

  • Rangers’ Josh Hamilton Gets A Twizzler From A Fan (Video)

    Rangers’ Josh Hamilton Gets A Twizzler From A Fan (Video)

    Chasing balls around the outfield during a lengthy four-run inning can cause any outfielder to build up quite the appetite.  Just ask Texas Rangers’ left fielder Josh Hamilton, who found himself doing just that as the Seattle Mariners sent nine batters to the plate during a four-run first inning at Safeco Field on Saturday. So […]