Category Archives: Texas Rangers

Game 163, Tampa Bay 5, Texas 2

As a Rangers fan, the season is officially over.  It’s a tough one to swallow, b/c even though it’s practically a “playoff game”, it’s only one game instead of a series, so it’s only one pitcher instead of more of … Continue reading

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Rangers Win Game 162, go to 163

Well, in a 162 game season, it came down to the last one to decide with 2 American League Wild Card spots — and it still hasn’t been decided.  Cleveland has clinched the top Wild Card spot with a record … Continue reading

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Postseason Scenario

The A’s have clinched the West. The Rangers have still not won a series since my last post.  They have lost 6 of their last 7 series, and split the other.  Wow.  In September, they are 5-15, have been shutout … Continue reading

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The Rangers’ Slide

On August 29th, the Rangers had a 3 game lead on the A’s in the AL West.  Now, 17 days later, on September 16th, the A’s have a 6 1/2 game lead on the Rangers.  That’s a 9 1/2 game … Continue reading

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CJ Throws 4th Complete Game

CJ Wilson went the full 9 tonight versus the Mariners, while giving up only 1 earned run and fanning 12.  The Rangers won 5-2.  The defensive woes continued for the team and for Andrus, who committed his 8th error of … Continue reading

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Rangers Advance to 1st World Series

Before the 2010 ALCS, the Rangers, Mariners, and Expos/Senators franchises were the 3 teams to never make it to the World Series.  You can cross the Rangers off that list. Previous Rangers postseason history was ’96, ’98, and the ’99 … Continue reading

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ALCS Domination

2010 payroll NY Yankees – 206,333,389 (1st) TX Rangers – 55,250,545 (27th of 30th) ALCS team stats: ______Wins       ERA        Ks      Runs       AVG TX               4           3.06        52        38           .304 NY               2        … Continue reading

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ALCS GM 6

Rangers 6, Yankees 1 Colby Lewis – 8 ip, 3 hits, 3 bb, 7 ks, 1 er.  Wow.  Colby lewis had 2 wins against the Yankees this series.  This game was huge though.  Feliz comes in and retires the side, … Continue reading

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ALCS GM 4

If you were going to tell me before the game that Tommy Hunter was going to go 3 1/3 innings and give up 3 runs, I’d say the Rangers would be be in big time trouble.  However, those would be … Continue reading

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ALCS Pitching Matchups Update

Girardi flipped Pettitte and Hughes from their order against the Twins in the ALDS.  So now the matchups look like this: Game 1 (Fri):  C.J. Wilson vs. C.C. Sabathia Game 2 (Sat):  Colby Lewis vs. Phil Hughes Game 3 (Mon):  … Continue reading

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