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Mazara, Desmond OK after scary OF collision

Rangers outfielders Nomar Mazara and Ian Desmond both remained in the game after a near head-on collision during the top of the sixth in the team's 9-1 loss to the Pirates Friday night.
2 days ago

One Tiny Fact About One Part of Michael Saunders’ Comeback

Nomar Mazara hit a 491-foot home run the other day. You’ve probably heard about it, you’ve probably seen it. If you haven’t, go check it out. Something special, that homer. Something special, that Mazara. I thought there might be a post in that homer, and there might still be, but in the midst of running some numbers on it, something else caught my eye. While looking up information...
Via Fangraphs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers OF Nomar Mazara Crushes Longest Home Run Of The Season In Win Over Angels

This is one of the reasons why I love baseball. Not because home runs are cool or anything like that, but because every year there are players that the average fan has never heard of that comes out of nowhere to become an absolute beast. With just 38 games under his belt, it looks like the Texas Rangers may have a beast in rookie outfielder Nomar Mazara.Here he is hitting his eighth...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Fraley: No team has faced Nomar Mazara more than the Angles, and they still haven't figured out this rookie

ARLINGTON - The Los Angeles Angels have faced Nomar Mazara, the Rangers' precocious 21-year-old rookie, in three series this season.The Halos are no closer to finding an answer on how to handle Mazara than they were on the April day when he made his major-league debut.Mazara figured in the Rangers' rally from an early three-run deficit to rout the Angels, 15-9 on Wednesday at Globe...
Via SportsDay
4 days ago

Mazara hits long homer as Rangers beat Angels

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Rangers rookie Nomar Mazara hit the longest home run in the major leagues this season, Rougned Odor drove in three runs in likely his last game before a suspension and Texas beat the Los Angeles Angels 15-9 Wednesday.Mazara led off the second with a drive into the second deck of the right-seat seats that would have traveled 491 feet had it landed unimpeded...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers rookie Nomar Mazara belts 491-foot HR, longest in MLB this season

The Texas Rangers have been without starting right fielder Shin-Soo Choo for most of the season due to a hamstring injury, but they've been just fine. That's because rookie Nomar Mazara has been nothing but spectacular in his place.Mazara is hitting .322 with eight home runs in his first 163 career plate appearances, and he also owns the longest home run in the majors this season...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' Nomar Mazara just crushed the longest home run in Globe Life Park's history

Click here if on a mobile device.History was made in the second inning of Tuesday's game between the Rangers and Los Angeles Angels at Globe Life Park in Arlington.Rookie outfielder Nomar Mazara crushed a 491-foot home run to right field, which makes it the longest ever hit at the ballpark.The previous best mark belonged to Josh Hamilton, who smacked a 490-foot homer off Astros pitcher...
Via SportsDay
4 days ago

WATCH: Adrian Beltre crushes home run off one knee

The Texas Rangers got off to a bad start in their visit to Oakland against the Athletics on Tuesday night. In the bottom of the 2nd inning, Danny Valencia and Khris Davis hit back-to-back solo home runs to get the A’s up 2-0 early. That turned out to be just fine for the Rangers. In the top of the 4th, Nomar Mazara hit a solo shot to center field and was followed up by Adrian...
Via The Comeback
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Nomar Mazara and the Rangers’ Good Problem

You’d rather have the Rangers’ problem than the Braves’ problem. See, the Braves problem is that they just don’t have enough competent players to field a competitive major-league baseball team. The Rangers problem seems to be that they’re soon to have too many competent players. An embarrassment of riches isn’t necessarily a problem, per se, but it’s something of an...
Via Fangraphs
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Mazara Mania Comes Early in Texas

Well, that didn’t take long. Less than a week into the season, we already have a big-name prospect coming to the big leagues. Better yet, he’s already hit his first home run. With Shin-Soo Choo sidelined by a calf strain, the Rangers have called upon top prospect Nomar Mazara. The move slots Mazara into the Rangers lineup much sooner than anyone anticipated. Not only has he...
Via Fangraphs
April 11, 2016  |  Discuss

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