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Thursday Morning Links
I know it's been a while so I wanted to remind you: over 7 runs means half-priced pizza.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Fall League Roster Announced, but No Profar Yet
Jurickson Profar was supposed to replace Ian Kinsler and hold down the second base job for the Texas Rangers for the better part of the next two decades after earning the status as baseball's top prospect a couple of years ago.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Jon Daniels clubhouse talks falls on deaf ears
Mar 3, 2014; Surprise, AZ, USA; Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels prior to the game against the Cleveland Indians in a spring training game at Surprise Stadium.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
MLB Insider: Ex-Rangers come into focus during torturous season
As the torture of 2014 continues for fans of the Texas Rangers, here are a few more things that might add to their misery: Entering Saturday, the major league leader in home runs was former Rangers slugger Nelson Cruz.
The funny, the stupid and the ironic of the Rangers' season
While on the way to a hundred-something losses this season, the Rangers have given us some funny stuff, including ha-ha funny, but also ha-ha stupid and ha-ha ironic.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Game thread: Kinsler's leadoff HR gives Tigers 1-0 lead
Tigers 1, Twins 0, second inning: After being shut out Thursday in Tampa, the Tigers wasted no time getting on the board tonight in Minnesota.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Rangers vs. Marlins Series Preview: Rangers Looking up at Marlins
Aug 17, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adam Rosales celebrates hitting a walk-off single during the ninth inning to beat the Los Angeles Angels with teammates Daniel Robertson and Leonys Martin at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
Profar for Stanton? Let's Do It
Take yourself back if you will, to the days when Jurickson Profar was a 19-year-old stud prospect - the top prospect in all of baseball, depending on who you listen to - and the Rangers had a surplus of middle infielders in the picture.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The News Tribune
Mariners notebook: Hernandez says bruised hip won't affect his ...
Hernandez suffered the injury in the fourth inning of Saturday's 4-2 loss at Detroit when hit in the hip by Ian Kinsler's sharp comebacker.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Detroit Tigers notes: Middle of lineup riding homerless streak in recent slide
The hardest part of managing is waiting. Brad Ausmus is waiting for the next homer from several of his hitters.: Victor Martinez hadn't homered in his past 13 games.
MLB roundup: Price, Tigers KO the King
Price allowed three hits, struck out seven and walked three in his first game at Comerica Park since he was acquired in a trade with Tampa Bay last month.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Major League Baseball
Rangers stick with Claudio as Adcock is sent down
Adcock had a 4.50 ERA in seven appearances for the Rangers while opponents were hitting .289 off him.
Profar Begins Taking Grounders
Remember when Jurickson Profar was the beneficiary of the Ian Kinsler trade, seen as a way to clear the way for the top prospect in all of baseball.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Tigers miss Prince Fielder's bat
We saw those elements this past weekend when the Tigers dropped two of three to the Blue Jays in Toronto.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Albany Times Union
14th win for Kershaw
Clayton Kershaw won his 14th game to tie for the National League lead, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep in a matchup of divisional leaders.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
MLB Insider: Banged-up NL Central contenders still chasing Brewers
A funny thing happened last week in the National League Central, where as many as four teams can say that they have a chance to win the division with fewer than 50 games to go.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Detroit Tigers Gameday: Torii Hunter, Eugenio Suarez return to...
Detroit Tigers' Ian Kinsler and Eugenio Suarez celebrate after a the Texas Rangers' Michael Choice hit into a double play in the fifth inning in Arlington, Texas.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Hindsight: What if the Rangers Signed Abreu?
Early in the off-season, the Texas Rangers swapped superstars in a rare trade when they acquired slugging first baseman Prince Fielder, and his massive contract, for longtime second baseman Ian Kinsler.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Tigers complete sweep of reeling Rockies with 4-0 win in Detroit
That's a question the Rockies were no doubt asking themselves on the somber plane ride back to Denver after losing 4-0 to the Tigers on Sunday afternoon at Comerica Park.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Same two teams atop AL after wild deadline day
Granted, plenty of players changed teams. Some teams improved, either for this season or for the future.