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Adrian Beltre tries out for new role on rare off day

Adrian Beltre tries out for new role on rare off day

yahoo.com Updated Sep 24 (yesterday)
On Friday night, the Texas Rangers clinched their second straight AL West title with a 3-0 win over the A’s. That meant it was celebration time in the visitor’s clubhouse at the Oakland Coliseum. It also meant Saturday would be a well deserved off day f…
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  • Rangers blank A's, move closer to home field

    Rangers blank A's, move closer to home field

    MLB.com Sep 24 (yesterday)
    The Rangers went with a makeshift lineup on Saturday, the day after clinching the American League West title, but not every regular could get the afternoon off.
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  • Five reasons the Rangers could win the World Series

    Five reasons the Rangers could win the World Series

    yahoo.com Sep 24 (yesterday)
    The Texas Rangers became the first American League team and the second team overall — joining the Chicago Cubs — to secure a postseason berth after clinching the AL West on Friday night. The triumph continues a pretty solid run of success for the Ranger…
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  • Rangers start clinch celebration with ginger ale

    Rangers start clinch celebration with ginger ale

    MLB.com Sep 24 (yesterday)
    The Rangers planned Friday's postgame celebration around pitchers Matt Bush and Jeremy Jeffress.
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  • AL West Champ Rangers Celebrate, Plan for Another Playoffs

    AL West Champ Rangers Celebrate, Plan for Another Playoffs

    nytimes.com MLB.com yahoo.com Sep 24 (yesterday)
    Colby Lewis obliged his wife when she requested a picture under an AL West champion banner of the four Texas players part of each division title since 2010.
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  • Rangers hoping Choo, Barnette, Jeffress return soon

    Rangers hoping Choo, Barnette, Jeffress return soon

    MLB.com Sep 24 (yesterday)
    The Rangers have clinched the division title, but they still have plenty to do in the final eight games. At the top of the list is finishing with the best record in the American League and having home-field advantage throughout the postseason.
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  • Prince Fielder joins Rangers AL West celebration

    Prince Fielder joins Rangers AL West celebration

    yahoo.com Sep 24 (2 days ago)
    The whole Texas Rangers crew was on hand Friday night for their AL West-clinching celebration in Oakland. That even included Prince Fielder, who was forced to leave the team and ultimately retire from baseball in August following neck surgery. Needless …
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  • Nats, Rangers eye division titles on MLB.TV

    Nats, Rangers eye division titles on MLB.TV

    MLB.com Sep 23 (3 days ago)
    Two division titles can be had today as the Nationals and Rangers enter play with an opportunity to claim the National League East and the American League West.
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  • Trout's HR carries Angels over Rangers

    Trout's HR carries Angels over Rangers

    MLB.com Sep 22 (4 days ago)
    Thanks to the Angels and the Astros, the Rangers will have to wait until they get to Oakland before they get another chance to clinch the American League West. The Angels bested the Rangers, 5-4, in a night game at Globe Life Park after the Astros defea…
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  • Rangers' Double Play Breaks Mike Scioscia's Spirit

    Rangers' Double Play Breaks Mike Scioscia's Spirit

    deadspin.com Sep 21 (5 days ago)
    Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia always looks like an anxious bloodhound, but his heart broke in half on TV after Texas Rangers pitcher Nick Martinez started a double play with a behind-the-back catch.Read more...
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  • Rob Manfred made no sense while stumping for the Rangers' new s…

    Rob Manfred made no sense while stumping for the Rangers' new stadium

    yahoo.com MLB.com Sep 21 (5 days ago)
    On Nov. 8, residents of Arlington, Texas will vote on an important issue: whether to spend public money to fund a new, retractable-roof stadium for the Texas Rangers. Commissioner Rob Manfred definitely wants a new stadium for the Rangers, and he stumpe…
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  • LEADING OFF: Orioles, Tigers Try to Move Up in Playoff Race

    LEADING OFF: Orioles, Tigers Try to Move Up in Playoff Race

    nytimes.com Sep 21 (5 days ago)
    A look at what's happening all around the majors Thursday:
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  • Another 1-run win has Texas' magic No. at 2

    Another 1-run win has Texas' magic No. at 2

    MLB.com Sep 21 (5 days ago)
    The Rangers trailed, 3-1, after two innings but went ahead on Nomar Mazara's two-run home run and held on with a superb effort from the bullpen for a 5-4 victory over the Angels at Globe Life Park on Tuesday night. The victory dropped the Rangers' magic…
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  • Rangers Closer to AL West After Testy 5-4 Win Over Angels

    Rangers Closer to AL West After Testy 5-4 Win Over Angels

    nytimes.com Sep 21 (5 days ago)
    Nick Martinez stuck his glove blindly behind his back and stabbed a hard liner out of the air, part of a spectacular double play in a big relief appearance for the Texas Rangers as they got closer to another AL West title.
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  • Rangers set to begin Texas Live! construction

    Rangers set to begin Texas Live! construction

    MLB.com Sep 20 (6 days ago)
    The Rangers are just about ready to begin the construction of Texas Live!, the entertainment complex that will be built adjacent to both Globe Life Park and the new ballpark, expected to open as soon as 2020.
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  • Rangers inch closer to AL West title following walk-off win

    Rangers inch closer to AL West title following walk-off win

    yahoo.com nytimes.com Sep 20 (6 days ago)
    Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we’ll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. The Chicago Cubs might…
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  • Video - Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice! 03:33

    Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice!

    Mar 18
    ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell discusses the new bacon-related items being offered by the Texas Rangers this season.
  • Video - Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John Surgery 01:53

    Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John Surgery

    Mar 13
    Tim Kurkjian reacts to the news that Yu Darvish's season will end before it even begins as the Rangers' ace will undergo Tommy John surgery.
  • Video - Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's Return 02:10

    Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's Return

    Mar 13
    Stephania Bell explains the unknown of when Yu Darvish will be able to return and whether he can avoid a second corrective surgery down the line.
  • Video - Darvish's MRI Reveals Sprain In Elbow 02:31

    Darvish's MRI Reveals Sprain In Elbow

    Mar 7
    ESPN.com senior writer Jerry Crasnick discusses the news that Rangers ace Yu Darvish has a sprained ligament in his pitching elbow and how Texas could try to replace Darvish at the top of its rotation.