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Watch: Elvis Andrus must touch Adrian Beltre’s head after home run

Adrian Beltre’s dislike of having his head touched has reached legendary, mythological heights. If he’s ever elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, it should be mentioned on his plaque. (Someone needs to rush the podium and go for a head-rub in Cooperstown too.) One reason that we haven’t forgotten about Beltre’s bizarre hang-up, that it continues to live on in baseball lore...
Via The Outside Corner
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Beltre hits HR, Elvis Andrus messes with his head - literally (GIF)

Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre doesn't like people touching his head, but that didn't stop his teammates after he hit a fourth inning home run during Monday's game against Kansas City.Shortstop Elvis Andrus seemed to enjoy it the most, tapping Beltre on the head as he walked through the dugout giving out high-fives, then grabbing his batting helmet right off his head....
Via Holdout Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

The Texas Rangers are headed in the right direction

Slowly but surely, the Texas Rangers are showing signs of improvement. The bats aren’t yet steaming, but they are definitely warming, and starting pitching has improved in terms of quality, but not quite length. In no way is the following critique overflowing with optimism, but considering many fans were ready to jump ship after the Ranger’s miserable April, this is simply an...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Close to Rewriting the Franchise’s History Book, But Not For Good Reason

Elvis Andrus #1 of the Texas Rangers sits on the ground and looks on after committing a throwing error against the Oakland Athletics in the bottom of the fourth inning at Coliseum on September 16, 2014 in Oakland, Ca. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) The whole saying, “I hate losing more than I like winning” is in its most truest form for the Texas Rangers. Rookie...
Via The Sports Journal
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Rangers' Andrus statistically the 'worst' shortstop in MLB?

Despite being signed to a lucrative long-term contract, 26-year-old Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus has yet to make good on the deal. As the Dallas Morning News reported, he's off to another statistically rough start in 2015. When compared to his peers, Andrus ranks 28th in Wins Above Replacement (WAR) among qualifying shortstops in the league, leaving him with much to be...
Via Fox Sports
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Opening Day preview

The Texas Rangers are in Oakland to open up the season against their division rivals. The A’s do not look like the same team who made the playoffs last season. Billy Beane was wheeling and dealing this offseason. The team has many new faces on the roster, but a familiar face the Ranger might be seeing for years to come is opening day start Sonny Gray. Gray will be facing a healthy...
April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

The Texas Rangers projected batting order for 2015

The Texas Rangers projected Opening Day lineup for 2015: Yu Darvish the projected opening day starter for the Rangers Shin-Soo Choo OF Elvis Andrus SS Prince Fielder 1B Adrian Beltre 3B Mitch Moreland DH Michael Choice OF Leonys Martin OF Robinson Chirinos C Rougned Odor 2B Pitching Yu Darvish Shin-Soo Choo is coming off an injury-riddled year. His ankle seemed to bother him all...
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Yankees 'intrigued' by Elvis Andrus

Could the heir apparent to Derek Jeter be a Texas Ranger? Well, maybe. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees are “intrigued” by Texas shortstop Elvis Andrus, who is still owed $120 million through 2022. The Yankees would have to feel Andrus is a buy-low candidate whose downturn on both sides of the ball in 2014 was reversible and that, at 26, his best...
Via The Outside Corner
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Umpire Laz Diaz changes his mind on a strike call

Your browser does not support iframes.Home plate umpire Laz Diaz didn't exactly help his credibility by changing a strike call to a ball during Saturday's Washington Nationals game against the visiting Texas Rangers.It happened in the top of the fourth inning as Rangers batter Elvis Andrus had a 1-0 count. The next pitch from Nationals pitcher Doug Fister was called a strike by...
Via Holdout Sports
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' Andrus takes clippers to the beard

ARLINGTON, Texas --€“ The Abraham Lincoln-look beard for the Texas Rangers Elvis Andrus is no more. Andrus, who let his beard grow during the offseason and throughout the first part of the season, showed up at Globe Life Ballpark with a tightly-shaved beard similar to his look in his first for seasons with the Rangers. While plenty was made of Andrus' look, he didn't see it as...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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