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The Thing That Colby Lewis Does Better Than Anyone Else

Colby Lewis sits among the 20-worst pitchers by strikeout rate among qualified pitchers over the last two years. He has the second-worst ground-ball rate among that group. He has the fifth-worst fastball velocity. He basically only has two pitches, and only one of them rates as above-average on whiffs or grounders currently. He’s fifth on the Rangers’ starting-pitcher depth chart...
Via Fangraphs
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Three MLB free agents who are likely due to get overpaid

We are about to enter the free agent frenzy that is the MLB offseason. Hundreds of millions (and probably into the billions) of dollars will be thrown around, players will join new teams, and fans will react in excitement or agony with the new pieces their club has acquired. It’s not all positive, however, as under the pressure of adding players, general managers can throw around...
Via The Outside Corner
November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis is here to inform us that baseball has more unwritten rules

Already familiar with baseball’s assorted unwritten rules? Apparently, we all need to update our handbooks, according to Rangers pitcher Colby Lewis. During the fifth inning of Saturday’s Rangers-Blue Jays game, with Toronto holding a 2-0 lead, Lewis had a major problem with Colby Rasmus laying down a bunt to get a base hit. With two outs in the inning, Texas was playing a shift...
Via The Outside Corner
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Pitcher Colby Lewis Writing His Own Rules

In the land of the ridiculous, Texas Rangers starting pitcher Colby Lewis was fuming following their 4-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday. The struggling starter became irate when Blue Jays outfielder Colby Rasmus laid down a bunt with two outs and his team up 2-0.  Lewis had this to say about the play (via MLB.com). I told [Rasmus] I didn’t appreciate it,” Lewis said...
Via Sportsnaut
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers, Lewis torched early in loss to Angels

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Texas Rangers have had their share of rocky starts in a season that's seen the club see 12 pitchers make starts. Colby Lewis' start Thursday was one for the history books. And not in a good way. Lewis, who was coming off consecutive quality starts, was torched for a club-record 13 runs in just 2 1/3 innings as the Los Angeles Angels continued the Rangers season...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis disappointed with Ian Kinsler for home run antics

Your browser does not support iframes. Colby Lewis expressed disappointment with former teammate Ian Kinsler after the Detroit Tigers second baseman took him deep and then waved at the Texas Rangers bench in the first inning of Tuesday’s game. Kinsler returned to Globe Life Park in Arlington for the first time since being traded to […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' Lewis finds way back into win column after nearly two years

ARLINGTON, Texas -€“ Texas Rangers right-hander Colby Lewis said Saturday night he didn't remember the last time he won a game in the majors. Going into Saturday's start against the Chicago White Sox, it had been nearly two years since Lewis beat the Houston Astros in a June 17, 2012 game. He won't have to go that far back in the memory bank anymore though as Lewis pitched 5 1...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Return of Lewis the lone bright spot for Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas – Before Monday's Texas game against Seattle got ugly in the sixth inning Colby Lewis was stealing the show. It wasn't just because Lewis was returning to the mound for the first time since the summer of 2012 either. It was because Lewis was showing flashes of the form he displayed for 2 ½ seasons when he was one of the workhorses of the Texas staff. And...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Lewis ready to go Monday for Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas - The nearly two-year long road back to the majors comes to an end for Texas right-hander Colby Lewis Monday night. Lewis is scheduled to start Monday's series opener against Seattle. It will be his first major league game since July 18, 2012. Since then he's had surgery to repair a torn right flexor tendon and undergone right hip resurfacing surgery. Lewis will...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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