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Rangers and Tigers Complete Blockbust...

I was sitting in the youth room of our church, beginning the lesson to our High School and Middle School kids. My phone and iPad were in front of m...

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Rangers All In for 2013; Trade for OF...

Texas Rangers have officially traded a PTBNL to the Chicago White Sox for OF Alex Rios and cash considerations.First of all…(FIST PUMP)…...

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Matt Garza Traded to Texas Rangers fo...

Matt Garza is the newest Texas Ranger. He was dealt to the team less than an hour ago from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for 3B Mike Olt, RHP Justin...

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Texas Rangers 2013 Draft: Day One – G...

Kris Bryant going second.Hunter Dozier a Top 10 pick.Ryne Stanek dropping like a boulder.Christian Arroyo in the first round and Jon Denney still a...

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2013 Texas Rangers Draft Day Primer

It’s that time of year again! When we see young men in suits at Studio 42 smile and begin dreaming of the players they could possibly be play...

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AL West: Quick Spring Training Look: ...

Spring Training games are underway, the season is less than a month away and the die-hards are already breaking down...well everything.Truth is, it...

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Texas Rangers Spring Update: Take a D...

Welcome to March baseball…scratch that, “early” March baseball. When nothing happens, followed by a day of little happening, foll...

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Future Faces of the AL West; Top Pros...

The trucks are en-route to Spring Training destinations, the 40-man rosters are beginning to form, and it's almost time for catchers and pitchers t...

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Texas Rangers Positional Preview - Pa...

This is Part One of an Eleven Part LTR Series in which we detail the Rangers current internal options at each position competing for starting posit...

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How the West Got Stronger

In 2012, Major League Baseball, more specifically the American League saw a trend that many fans and “mainstream writers” won’t e...

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Lance Berkman the Texas Ranger, Stubb...

Stubborn Texans!!!Why don't we like changes…Why do we hate to hear excuses for not winning?Because we are Texans! We are more stubborn than a...

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Michael Young is a Philadelphia Phillie

July 19th, 2000...a young second baseman made his Major-League debut for the Rangers.Twelve years later, and franchise leader in games played and h...

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Texas Rangers' Youth Infusion Plan

One of the most fascinating things about baseball is how a team gameplans to be a winner. Some spend big bucks to get proven veteran talent (Yankee...

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Rangers' End to 2012 was Nothing Shor...

Disappointed...Sad...Frustrated...The season ended...ended too soon. Though 2010 and 2011 didn't end the way we wanted them to, there were two ALDS...

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Texas Rangers' Mission is Simple: Win...

What a difference from yesterday...yesterday we were on the brink of Baseball Playoff Anarchy...today, though not set, the picture is a lot clearer...

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Texas Rangers into the Stretch Run, G...

Rangers' Mania has had an interesting season so far...started off as quick as Usain Bolt, but them flutterred a little, only to have a blast in Jun...

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The Rant That Could Have Been; Dempst...

Last night while I sat at the game, I could feel the frustration and anger building up in regards to this team. I wanted to vent...I wanted to rant...

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Texas Rangers' Trade Deadline Agenda:...

It's July in Texas and that means two things. One, it's so hot that now doctor's are recommending you wear sunscreen indoors now. And two, Rangers ...

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Texas Rangers' 2012 Draft Class: Fab ...

With the 2012 MLB First Year Player Draft in the rear view and the deadline to sign players exactly one month away, teams are trying to sign drafte...

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Texas Rangers' 2012 Draft - Day Three...

It is done...3 days...40 rounds...1238 picks...and baseball is ready to begin learning the names, faces, and talents of it's 2012 crop. The draft, ...

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