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7 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Holland hopes to put 'brutal' season behind him by playing spoiler role

In the big scheme of things, Derek Holland's return to the mound for the Texas Rangers on Tuesday is more about putting his off-season knee injury and surgery in the rearview mirror than anything else.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Holland, Neftali Feliz, Michael Kirkman, Texas Rangers, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

14 hrs ago | Sports Central Articles and Columns

Macho Meatheads

Baseball may be the thinking person's sport, but it still seems often enough that it's populated by people for whom thinking is only slightly less dangerous than trying to sneak one past Mike Trout or taking Felix Hernandez over the fence.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, David Wright, National League Central, Homer Bailey

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Rangers notes: Arencibia struggling to find his place down the stretch

And with the Rangers trying to get a long look at younger players the final month of the season, the at-bats could be hard to find for Arencibia.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Carp, Colby Lewis

Dallas Morning News

Scouting Monday's starters: Colby Lewis could pass Yu Darvish for team lead in innings pitched

Colby Lewis of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Kansas City Royals in the first inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on August 22, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.

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Related Topix: Sports, Colby Lewis, Baseball Players, Texas Rangers, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Yordano Ventura

The Winnipeg Free Press

Dominguez hits tying HR, Altuve's 4th hit drives in go-ahead run, Astros rally past Texas 3-2

Matt Dominguez hit a tying homer and Jose Altuve's fourth hit drove in the go-ahead run as the Houston Astros rallied in the eighth inning to beat the Texas Rangers 3-2 on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball, Texas Rangers, Dallas Keuchel, Nick Martinez

Nolan Writin'

Lone Star Series: Texas Rangers lose the Silver Boot

Aug 23, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington looks down during the ninth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

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Related Topix: Sports, Texas Rangers, Major League Baseball, Tanner Scheppers, Baseball Players

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Consolation prizes await Rangers if they hang on to 'lead' for last place

Texas General Manager Jon Daniels watches as pitchers and catchers report to Texas Rangers baseball spring training in Surprise, AZ on Sunday, February 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Texas Rangers, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Adrian Beltre

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Climbing Tal's Hill

Silver Boot Swap

Last season the Houston Astros provided help to mostly everyone but themselves in their first go around in the American League West.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Jason Castro, Baseball Players, Houston Astros, Mitch Moreland, Texas Rangers

The Daily Caller

Fat Mariners Player Heckled By Mariners Scout. Wait, What?

JUNE 17: Jesus Montero #63 of the Seattle Mariners rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run in the second inning against the San Diego Padres at Safeco Field on June 17, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jesus Montero, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, Manny Machado, US News, Conservative Political News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Houston Astros

Astros aim to extend success in Oberholtzer outings

Right-hander Scott Baker takes the hill at Houston's Minute Maid Park for the Rangers on Friday night, making his second start since Yu Darvish went on the disabled list with mild inflammation in his right elbow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brett Oberholtzer, Leonys Martin, Adrian Beltre, Houston Astros

Crawfish Boxes

Game 135 Preview: Houston Astros vs. Arlington Rangers

RHP Collin McHugh vs. RHP Nick Tepesch What bizarro world are we living in? How many years would you have guessed it would take for the Astros to be ahead of the Rangers in the standing going into September after the move to the American League? Three, four, even five years? If you're an Astros fan, assuming if you're are reading this you are, you ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Collin McHugh, Nick Tepesch, American League, Major League Baseball

WFAA-TV Dallas

The Yu Darvish Imbroglio, Part 2The Yu Darvish Imbroglio, Part...

Comparing "elbow inflammation" to regular wear and tear is an apples-to-oranges comparison.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Neftali Feliz, Texas Rangers, Major League Baseball

Wed Aug 27, 2014

BTF's Baseball Primer

Passan: How macho baseball culture wants to ruin Yu Darvish's arm

Earlier in the month, [Yu] Darvish's right elbow hurt. An MRI showed inflammation, which was about the best-case scenario.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Los Angeles Times

Why Clayton Kershaw is actually the favorite to win the NL MVP

Thank you, thank you, I owe it all to wait, those aren't blogger-of-the-year chants? What, Kobe's in the house? Peyton Manning's making an unexpected L.A. visit? A pitcher hasn't won the NL MVP award since Bob Gibson in 1968, though the American League has had seven since then, most recently Justin Verlander in 2011.

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Related Topix: Sports, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Justin Upton, Andrew McCutchen

Star-Telegram.com

Alex Rios sits with sore thumb, but wants to play

A look at the right thumb of Alex Rios can make a person grimace. That's how badly swollen it is.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Washington Times

Cano homers, Mariners beat Rangers 5-0

James Paxton pitched into the seventh in a bounce-back start, Robinson Cano hit his 12th home run of the season, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 5-0 on Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dustin Ackley, Baseball Players, James Paxton, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, Endy Chavez

NBC Dallas

Ross Switch Signals Rangers Role

Robbie Ross #46 of the Texas Rangers throws in the first inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Globe Life Park in Arlington on August 14, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Robbie Ross, Texas Rangers, Major League Baseball

Lone Star Ball

Tuesday Morning Texas Rangers Update

As T.R. Sullivan recaps, earlier this morning, the Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 2-0 behind a great start by Miles Mikolas.

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Related Topix: Sports, Neftali Feliz, Baseball Players, Derek Holland, Miles Mikolas

BleacherReport

MLB Power Rankings: An Updated Look at Where All 30 Teams Stand

The Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels had the featured matchup of the week last week as they continue to battle it out for the AL West lead and the best record, and there will be terrific in-division matchups the rest of the way as teams battle it out over the final month.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Angels, American League Central, Baseball Players, Adrian Beltre, Jose Altuve

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Game 130, Rangers at Mariners

I've made no secret of my respect and grudging admiration for the way the great Rangers teams of recent years were constructed.

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Related Topix: Sports, Neftali Feliz, Alexi Ogando, Mitch Moreland, Baseball Players, Derek Holland, Josh Hamilton

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