COLBY LEWIS NEWS

Preview: Yankees at Rangers (7/30/14)

Hiroki Kuroda (7-6, 3.99 ERA) gets the rubber match against Colby Lewis (6-8, 6.23 ERA) and the Rangers. Kuroda’s last start against the Blue Jays started rough, but he settled down to go 5 2/3 innings giving up four runs. He earned his seventh win of the year thanks to some unlikely support from his offense. Lewis took his third loss to the Yankees his last time out, making...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis and the Worst Unwritten Rules Interpretation of the Season

If you're like me, you've grown tired of the entire unwritten rules aspect of Major League Baseball. Whether the argument is tradition, wanting to protect your guys, or one's off-base morality, it's getting out of control. My word for it is simple: petty. Dating back to last postseason, we've seen complaints aimed at the Los Angeles Dodgers for apparently celebrating...
Via The Sports Post
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees game 101 lineup: 7/24/14

The Yankees look to win their series against the Texas Rangers today in a matinee match-up from the Bronx. Brandon McCarthy gets the ball for New York against Colby Lewis. Derek Jeter gets the day off. Game time: 1:05 pm ET – Yankee Stadium – Bronx, NY TV: YES Network Radio: WFAN 660/101.9 fm. WADO 1280 Texas Rangers (40-61) Shin-Soo Choo LF Elvis Andrus SS Alex Rios RF Adrian...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

When Unwritten Rules Don’t Apply

Photo is courtesy of Getty Images/http://bleacherreport.com/ Written by: Matt Shock (@shockwave_music) Edited by: Curt Ashcraft (@cashcraft740) Follow us on Twitter! @OS_Report Like Us on Facebook!   As a baseball fan, you find yourself hating players for simple reasons. Sometimes it’s because of the team they play for while other times it’s because the sports world will never...
Via In The Neutral Zone
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis Acts Like He’s Five, Accuses Baseball Player Of Trying To Raise His Batting Average

The Texas Rangers are in the middle of a bit of a rough patch — they’re 39-59 and are in last place in the AL West. Yup, they’re worse than the Houston Astros. On Saturday, frustrations seemed to boil over for Colby Lewis. Facing Colby Rasmus at the plate, the Rangers were playing in a shift, meaning most of the left side of the infield was open for Rasmus. Seeing this, Rasmus...
Via Next Impulse Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Colby Lewis officially the biggest idiot in baseball

Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Colby Lewis has a problem with Blue Jays outfielder Colby Rasmus. Emphasis ours:Lewis, the Rangers' starting pitcher, exchanged words with Rasmus during the fifth inning of Texas' 4-1 loss Saturday. The right-hander was irked when Rasmus laid down a two-out bunt single with the Blue Jays up 2-0 and the Rangers playing the shift.Your browser...
Via Bob's Blitz
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers’ Pitcher Colby Lewis Not Happy With Colby Rasmus’ Bunt (Video)

It was the battle of Colby vs. Colby. Texas Rangers’ starter Colby Lewis was visibly angry when Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Colby Rasmus laid a bunt down in the fifth inning of Saturday’s game at the Rogers Centre. The Blue Jays were already up 2-0 and there were two outs in the fifth inning when Rasmus laid down a bunt against the shift and reached safely with a single. Your...
Via NESN.com
10 days ago  |  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 Bloguin Best
10 days ago  |  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
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Lewis takes exception with Rasmus' bunt

Colby Lewis thinks Colby Rasmus could use a lesson on proper baseball etiquette. The Rangers' starter exchanged words with the Blue Jays' center fielder during the fifth inning of Texas' 4-1 loss, and Lewis voiced his displeasure to reporters in a postgame scrum over what he deemed was a selfish act. Rasmus, who singled and later scored off Lewis in the fourth, laid...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  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
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis takes unwritten rules to next level with possibly dumbest complaint ever

Colby Lewis has seriously taken the unwritten rules of baseball to a level you probably didn’t realize they could go. Be warned: you may struggle to comprehend his complaint. Lewis’ Texas Rangers were down 2-0 to the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday when Toronto outfielder Colby Rasmus bunted for a hit with two outs in the […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis rips Colby Rasmus for seemingly no reason

You’d think a 34-year-old pitcher in the middle of his ninth Major League season would know basic baseball by now, but apparently that’s not the case. Rangers pitcher Colby Lewis took exception to Blue Jays outfielder Colby Rasmus bunting for a hit in the 5th inning of their game Saturday. Lewis told MLB.com, “I told […] The post Colby Lewis Needs to Learn the Game of Baseball...
Via Outside Analysis
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis gives up 13 runs before being pulled out of game

getty images Texas Rangers pitch Colby Lewis did not have it tonight. In fact Lewis put up one of the worst pitching lines you will see this season. In 2 1/3 innings of work Lewis allowed 13 runs – 11 earned – on 13 hits while striking out just one batter. Lewis went seven inings allowing three runs – two earned – in his last start on Saturday against the New York Mets...
Via Tireball.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Bad bounces foil Rangers' attempt to sweep Twins

ARLINGTON, Texas - Colby Lewis finally broke through and earned a quality start, but that was about the only break that went the Rangers' way in a 3-2 loss to the Twins on Sunday. Kendrys Morales doubled down the left-field line to score the winning run in the ninth inning. Instead of the ball trickling into the corner, as left fielder Michael Choice anticipated, it kicked off...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Colby Lewis, Rangers disappointed in Ian Kinsler

“It’s unfortunate, I feel like it’s unfortunate but that’s just me. I’m not going to sit here and bad-mouth Kins, I really enjoyed Kins and I enjoyed my time playing with him and I enjoyed him as a teammate; disappointed, that’s the word. That’s all. I love Kins, that’s all. I was just disappointed a little bit, that’s all.” “I know where his aspect of things...
Via The Outside Corner
June 25, 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 return to familiar faces, same old struggling offense in loss

ARLINGTON, Texas - Trying to break a five-game losing streak, the Rangers couldn't win their homecoming game in an 8-2 loss to Detroit on Tuesday night. It was a homecoming for the Rangers after a 3-6 road trip. It was a homecoming for veteran Carlos Pena, who made his first appearance in a Rangers uniform since 2001. But most of all it was a homecoming for former All-Star second...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Odor's first homer, Lewis' solid start lead Rangers over Astros

HOUSTON - For the first time in two games, the pitching didn't give the Rangers any problems as starter Colby Lewis threw 5 2/3 shutout innings and the bullpen held to give Texas a 4-0 win over the Houston Astros. Lewis, who struck out eight batters, giving up two walks and seven hits in route to the win Monday night, made sure to keep the Astros at bay after being knocked around...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers ineptitude against Colorado continues

ARLINGTON, Texas - Colby Lewis had one solution for the Texas Rangers to get out of the funk that's been associated with their matchups against the Colorado Rockies. "I think Colorado just needs to leave town," said Lewis. The Rangers better hope it's that easy. Wednesday night the Rockies pummeled the Rangers again, this time to the tune of a 9-2 beating. Since...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
May 08, 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...
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...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 15, 2014  |  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...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 13, 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...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 13, 2014  |  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...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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