Kevin Sutton

Top Ten Moment #2, Part 2. 13 comments

ABD WAS A-OK. Yesterday I recounted Top Ten Moment #2 of the Rangers 2017 season, when Austin Bibens-Dirkx outdueled Max Scherzer. Here is what I wrote the next day, reposted from June 12, 2017.   In 1971, Texas took the team from Washington DC. Forty-six years later, Texas took the […]

18 holes of Rangers fun. 8 comments

The Texas Rangers don’t have a legitimate starting rotation yet to run out there night after night this summer. But they do have a golf course. As T. R. Sullivan reports on, the Rangers are allowing the city of Arlington to use their name in the city’s new golf […]

Arbitration news. 22 comments

The Rangers avoided arbitration by agreeing to contracts with Keone Kela, Jake Diekman, and Jurickson Profar. Diekman will make $2.7 million in 2018, Kela $1.2, and Profar a head-scratching $1.05 million for doing nothing much. Kela was injured twice last season and for nearly three months in 2016, but his […]