Daily Archives: May 25, 2024

The Smolinski effect.

Does anyone remember Jake Smolinski? Or, more to the point, does anyone remember Jake Smolinski‚Äôs 2014 call up with the Rangers? Smolinksi was an outfielder in the Rangers system in 2014 when he was called up toward the end of the 2014 season. This was the season the Rangers would […]

A feat that will never be topped.

Finally, the Rangers offense showed up last night. In historic fashion. It lasted all of two batters. But, it showed up. And it was spectacular. Marcus Semien walked. Corey Seager homered. The Rangers were up 2-0. Then, having accomplished a feat that will never in the history of baseball be […]