I Can’t Stop Watching This GIF of Elvis Andrus Swinging At A Pitchout

This is not the first time this young baseball season that a hit-and-run call has produced a hilarious half-hearted swing attempt at the plate, but both have involved the Texas Rangers. The first one came from Mariners’ third baseman Kyle Seager as he attempted to hit a Colby Lewis pitch in the dirt, but this lunging swing by Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus on a pitchout just may...
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17 hours ago  |  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...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners knock off Rangers, 7-1

The Mariners hope they jettisoned their offensive struggles somewhere on their flight south to Texas. In the hitter friendly confines of Globe Life Park, a place that’s cured many a slump, the Seattle’s bats came to life on a night when it shouldn’t have been good for hitting. With temperatures in the mid- to high-40s and winds swirling, the bundled up Mariners felt right...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Return of Lewis the lone bright spot for Rangers

Rangers pitcher Colby Lewis returned to the mound for the first time since the summer of 2012 and he didn't disappoint, despite the Rangers' ugly loss to the Mariners.
8 days ago  |  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...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers add Colby Lewis, DFA Daniel McCutchen

The Rangers have purchased the contract of Colby Lewis, and designated Daniel McCutchen for assignment Colby Lewis is officially back. Per John Blake on Twitter, the Texas Rangers have purchased the contract of Colby Lewis from AAA Round Rock, adding him to the 25 and 40 man rosters.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers designate McCutchen to make room for Lewis

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) The Rangers have designated right-hander Daniel McCutchen for assignment to make room on their roster for Colby Lewis, who will make his first major league start in 21 months.
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners-Rangers Preview

Colby Lewis is ready to rejoin the Texas Rangers rotation after 21 months and two operations, including an unprecedented hip procedure for a major league pitcher. The right-hander is scheduled to take the mound Monday night at home for the opener of this three-game series against the Seattle Mariners. "I'm excited to get back, I'm excited for the opportunity to play...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners-Rangers Preview

Colby Lewis is ready to rejoin the Texas Rangers rotation after 21 months and two operations, including an unprecedented hip procedure for a major league pitcher.
9 days ago  |  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...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' Colby Lewis set to return to rotation

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Texas Rangers right-hander Colby Lewis is scheduled Monday to make his first major league start in 21 months after elbow and hip surgeries.
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis to pitch for Rangers Monday

After not being on a major league mound for a year and a half, Colby Lewis is probably rather antsy to get back into a game. If the Astros at Rangers game is not rained out Sunday (it’s pretty rainy right now in D/FW, with the game in two hours), then Martin Perez will pitch that game and Colby Lewis will pitch against the Mariners on Monday evening, says Gerry Fraley of the Dallas...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Lewis closing in on return to Rangers

Colby Lewis made a stop at Globe Life Park Friday to check in with the Texas Rangers and throw a bullpen.
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' Adrian Beltre has mild quad strain, Colby Lewis has activation pushed back

The Texas Rangers seem to have escaped the misfortune of suffering another significant injury to their infield, with star third baseman Adrian Beltre being diagnosed with a Grade 1 strain of his left quad. The news was tweeted by Anthony Andro of FOX Sports South West on Thursday:Rangers have no immediate plans to put Adrian Beltre on the disabled list. MRI on left quad not as...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Quadriceps injury will not force Texas Rangers Adrian Beltre to the disabled list for now

After a pensive day waiting for results of an MRI exam on third baseman Adrian Beltre’s sore quadriceps muscle, the Rangers decided they were willing to wait a little longer for him. The Rangers decided to hold off on placing Beltre on the disabled list. Instead the Rangers will push back the activation of RHP Colby Lewis by at least two days to Monday or Tuesday, giving the...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers News: Colby Lewis decision approaching

Texas Rangers pitcher Colby Lewis is nearing a return to the majors after being out of action for 18 months, following arm and neck surgeries. Lewis finished up his rehab with a 98-pitch outing in Triple-A Round Rock Sunday night, surrendering two earned runs on four hits, three walks and he struck out two. Now that he's proven he's healthy the last obstacle is getting on...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' injury update: Yu Darvish, Colby Lewis, Derek Holland, Matt Harrison

Opening Day has come and gone for the Texas Rangers, who lost their opener 14-10 to the Philadelphia Phillies. The Rangers played the game with four of their pitchers either on the disabled list or in the Minors as they complete their recoveries. Three of them are due back in April, and the other at the mid-season point. Here are the latest updates on Yu Darvish, Colby Lewis, Derek...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' Colby Lewis expected to return on April 11

The Texas Rangers will start the 2014 next Monday with Yu Darvish sidelined with a stiff neck. Tanner Scheppers will make his first Major League start in place of Darvish. Marin Perez, Joe Saunders and two other starters, possibly  Tommy Hanson and Robbie Ross, will round out the rotation until Darvish is back. But non-roster invitee Colby Lewis is not, as he will not be...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers to add Colby Lewis to rotation in mid-April

getty images Colby Lewis will get a chance to prove himself at the major league level for the Texas Rangers come mid-April. The Dallas Morning News reports that the Rangers will add Lewis to their rotation for a start against the Houston Astros on April 11 thus avoiding any chance Lewis will leave the team via the April 10 opt out date in his contract with the team. Colby Lewis update...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Lewis, Harrison making strides for Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas - Colby Lewis and Matt Harrison are doing all they can to get back into the Texas Rangers rotation as soon as possible. Harrison is slated to throw three innings in the team's exhibition game against Houston in San Antonio and will likely need several rehab starts before he's ready to join the rotation. Lewis will start for Triple A Round Rock Tuesday in...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' Colby Lewis won't start season on active roster

As the Texas Rangers approach the start of the 2014 season, the starting rotation has taken a hit with the news the Yu Darvish will not be the Opening Day starter due to a stiff neck. Behind Darvish is Martin Perez, Tanner Scheppers and Joe Saunders with two starters to be named later.  Tommy Hanson and Robbie Ross are in the mix, but non-roster invitee Colby Lewis is not...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers injury notes: Colby Lewis, Jurickson Profar, Alex Rios, more

The Texas Rangers received good news on the injury front regarding Colby Lewis, Jurickson Profar, but the same couldn't be said about outfielder Alex Rios.By Red3biggs via Wikimedia CommonsT.R. Sullivan of reports that Lewis hopes to break camp in Texas' starting rotation after dealing with flexor tendon surgery in 2012 and a hip replacement procedure last August...
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March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers: Colby Lewis gets positive reviews after session

getty images The Texas Rangers are going to give Colby Lewis a shot to occupy a spot in their rotation and after his first throwing session pitching coach Mike Maddux liked what he saw. “That was like vintage Colby,” said Maddux who has overseen the Rangers pitchers since the 2009 season. ”I can’t come up with enough good adjectives to talk about him.” Lewis is hoping...
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers RHP Lewis trying for another comeback

(Eds: Updates throughout. With AP Photos.) By ALAN ESKEW Associated Press Colby Lewis has been down this road before. He has come back from rotator cuff and reconstructive elbow surgeries. This time, he's trying to make the Texas Rangers after last year's operation on his right hip. Lewis agreed to a minor league deal last month that included an invitation to Texas'...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Notes: Colby Lewis Healthy, Bids for Starting Spot

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Colby Lewis has suffered many injuries during his career.  These injuries range from the shoulder to the elbow to the hip.  But now, according to Anthony Andro of, Lewis is healthy and ready to compete for the starting role.Photo by Jake Putnam via Flickr.comLewis, 34, made his way back to MLB after spending sometime playing in Japan...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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