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The Texas Rangers are hoping their latest effort at the plate is the start of an offensive turnaround, and a three-game set with the Seattle Mariners could be just what they need. The Rangers look to take advantage of one of the worst pitching staffs in baseball Monday night when they try to win back-to-back games for the first time this year against the Mariners. Texas (7-11) owns...
Via AP on Fox
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Get Your Fishing Jokes Ready--Angels OF Mike Trout Hits 2-Run Blast Off Rangers Pitcher Anthony Bass

What's in a name? Well--on Sunday there was humor in the names of a couple guys playing in the Angels-Rangers game. I'm talking about Angels slugger Mike Trout who happened to hit a two-run homer off of Rangers pitcher Anthony Bass. If that doesn't make you chuckle then you have probably never been fishing.Either that or you expect way too much when it comes to your comedy--and no...
Via FatManWriting
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boxscore Breakdown #18: Delayed gratification – Angels 4, Rangers 1

So this is the new Angels, isn’t it? Frustration in the early innings, a desperate rally in the middle innings and then holding on for dear life in the late innings. When they win, that’s pretty much how it goes. When they lose, they skip the middle innings part. This is no way to live. Angels 4, Rangers 1 Run Expectancy Rundown This was shaping up to be a very frustrating...
Via Monkey with a Halo
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

How Will the Texas Rangers React to Josh Hamilton’s Return?

Josh Hamilton #32 of the Los Angeles Angels walks to the dugout during play against the Texas Rangers in the 8th inning at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 29, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Mandatory Credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images) Last time Josh Hamilton was seen garbed in a Texas Rangers uniform only six current Rangers were on the field with him from 2008-’12....
Via The Sports Journal
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

RECAP: Martin's 11th-inning HR helps Rangers beat Angels

Leonys Martin led off the 11th inning with a homer and the Texas Rangers scored another run on Erick Aybar's error before holding on for a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday to end a three-game skid. Jose Alvarez (0-1), working his second inning of relief, fell behind Martin 3-0 before the Rangers' leadoff hitter drove a full-count pitch barely over the 18-foot wall...
Via AP on Fox
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Martin's 11th-inning HR helps Rangers beat Angels.

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Leonys Martin led off the 11th inning with a homer and the Texas Rangers scored another run on Erick Aybar's error before holding on for a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday to end a three-game skid. Jose Alvarez (0-1), working his second inning of relief, fell behind Martin 3-0 before the Rangers' leadoff hitter drove a full-count pitch barely...
Via AP on Fox
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Beltre Sent Garrett Richards An Invoice For The Three Bats That He Broke Facing The Angels Pitcher

On Friday, Adrian Beltre and the Texas Rangers faced off against Garrett Richards and the Los Angeles Angels. Incredibly, not only did Richards get Beltre out each time the two faced each other, he also broke three of Beltre’s bats in the process. Your browser does not support iframes. With three of his bats essentially Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rangers squander scoring opportunities in loss to Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- C.J. Cron hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the sixth inning, leading the Los Angeles Angels' rally to their third straight victory, 4-1 over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night. Albert Pujols tied it with a bases-loaded single for the Angels, who scored three runs in the sixth despite having two runners thrown out at the plate. Pujols also drew a bases...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Beltre sends Richards invoice for three broken bats

Garrett Richards displayed his Cy Young contender stuff during a win Friday against the Texas Rangers in just his second start of the season. The 26-year-old went seven strong innings allowing just three hits, three walks, and two runs in the Angels’ 3-2 win. Among his highlights included holding Rangers cleanup hitter Adrian Beltre to...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Boxscore Breakdown #17: Meanwhile, in Anaheim – Angels 3, Rangers 2

While everyone was still processing the pending Josh Hamilton trade back to Texas, a ballgame broke out between the Angels and Rangers. It was a game where it seemed that everything that could go wrong for the Angels would, right up until the bottom of the eighth when everything went oh so right. It gave the Angels the victory on the field over the Rangers and, depending on your...
Via Monkey with a Halo
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Texas Rangers and Josh Hamilton to reunite

The Texas Rangers and the Los Angeles Angels are close to making a trade that would send Josh Hamilton back to Texas. The Angles are sending Hamilton to Texas basically to get rid of him. No players will go to LA.  Josh Hamilton and the Angels have had a rough relationship since he joined the team after the 2012 season. The team has had enough of Hamilton, who has been injured most...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

What to make of Josh Hamilton’s pending return to Texas

With reports that the Angels and Rangers are closing in on a deal to send beleagured slugger Josh Hamilton back to his old stomping grounds in Anaheim, the 26% owned slugger suddenly finds himself back in our collective consciousness. Those ownership numbers are indeed on the rise with the move, including our own Esten McLaren who picked him up in our FSLR Author’s League. (Curious...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rangers May Roundup Hamilton for One Last Rodeo

Not quite done deal just yet, but it's looking like Josh Hamilton is heading home on the Rangers, as the Angels have agreed to paid the majority of Hamilton's giant contact in exchange for Hamilton agreeing to get the heck out of Dodge. The trade would certainly qualify as Woody's rootin-est, tootin-est, roundup in the wild, wild west so far this season. The least cynical of...
Via Razzball
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Not Getting The Same Josh Hamilton They Knew

In a shocking development, estranged Angels’ slugger Josh Hamilton is rumoured to be close to being sent to his old team, the Texas Rangers.  Hamilton, who is currently on the DL recovering from shoulder surgery, has put himself and the Angels club through quite the turmoil this past offseason having admitted to suffering a relapse to his drug and alcohol addiction. The whole...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rangers DFA Logan Verrett, Likely Headed Back To Mets

Right-hander Logan Verrett was designated for assignment by the Texas Rangers and could end up coming back to the Mets according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Verrett, 24, was selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the Rule 5 draft back in December. He was then claimed by Texas after Baltimore DFA’d him and won a job on the Opening Day roster in the Rangers bullpen. After a slow...
Via Mets Merized Online
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Josh Hamilton Headed Back the “Not a Baseball Town” Team, Texas Rangers

Josh Hamilton #32 of the Texas Rangers stands in the dugout before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on October 2, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Mandatory Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Josh Hamilton dug a deep hole when he exited Arlington, Texas and the Texas Rangers organization, but apparently it wasn’t deep enough. As of Friday, T.R. Sullivan, Texas’...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers give up big hits in loss to Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- David Freese hit a go-ahead homer, Garrett Richards pitched seven effective innings for his first win since injuring his knee last year, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 3-2 Friday night. Richards (1-1) allowed two runs and three hits, struck out five and walked three in his fifth straight win over the Rangers. The victory was the right-hander...
Via AP on Fox
2 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 O.co 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
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels reportedly will pay Rangers $68 million for Josh Hamilton to beat them

How badly did the Angels want to get rid of Josh Hamilton? So badly that they are paying the majority of the salary he is owed just so the Texas Rangers will take him back. Yahoo MLB reporter Jeff Passan says the Rangers are only paying about $15 million of the $83 million Hamilton is...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

For Some Crazy Reason The Texas Rangers May Be Bringing Back an Overpaid Josh Hamilton

In what will be the craziest deal of the century in professional sports (yes, even crazier than Chip Kelly signing Tim Tebow), the Texas Rangers may be trying to trade for former outfielder Josh Hamilton. Yes, the very same Hamilton the team and the fan base were not to upset about when he left a couple years ago.Supposedly the Angels and Rangers are in deep talks for some kind of...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Texas Rangers close to acquiring Josh Hamilton

Kevin Jairaj- It appears Josh Hamilton’s tumultuous tenure with the Los Angeles Angels is coming to an end. Early on Friday, Michael McCann of Sports Illustrated reported Hamilton “could be gone” from the Angels in a matter of days. TR Sullivan of MLB.com then followed that up by reporting the Texas Rangers are in the process of acquiring Hamilton in a trade. The trade...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Rangers close to re-acquiring Josh Hamilton from Angels

The Texas Rangers are closing in on a deal to re-acquire outfielder Josh Hamilton, a source with knowledge of the situation confirmed to Baseball Essential’s Robert Murray. The news was first reported by TR Sullivan of MLB.com. A deal is close, but there is a lot of legal work to get done before a deal is completed. The trade is likely to be announced on Monday, Sullivan adds....
Via Baseball Essential
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Hamilton to be traded back to Rangers

Josh Hamilton is likely headed back to the team where he enjoyed his most successful stretch as a professional baseball player. Rangers reporter TR Sullivan says that the Texas Rangers are close to a trade to acquire Hamilton from the Angels. Hamilton signed a five-year, $125 million deal with the Angels after the 2012 season...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels vs. Rangers Series Preview: First or Last

In this very weird start to the season for the AL West, the Angels find themselves in a weird position. They are a few weeks into the season and their play has been concerning, but they are heading into this series against Texas in position to take the division lead if they pull of a sweep or exit the weekend via the AL West basement if they drop the series. I don’t know whether...
Via Monkey with a Halo
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel's Girlfriend Colleen Crowley Gets Heart Rate/Signature Tattoo

There had been some rumors that Johnny Manziel and the lovely Miss Colleen Crowley had split while he was in rehab, but that appears to be far from the case. The two have been spotted at a Texas Rangers game and she appears to have a new tattoo inspired by her famous boyfriend. Thursday she posted a picture to Instagram featuring her new tattoo, what appears to be a heart rate line...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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