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Lone Star Ball Feb 26, 2021
Woodward’s ominous Odor comment

Woodward’s ominous Odor comment

Photo by Ben VanHouten/MLB Photos via A recent comment from Chris Woodward about Rougned Odor seems to indicate the Rangers are prepared to cut him loose next month Rougned Odor. Just that very name generates an immediate reaction in Rangers fans that I don’t think has been experienced with this fan base in regards to a player since the days of Chan Ho Park. I know there were no doubt groans from a bunch of you when you saw this headline. And I know that a lot of people are so set in how they view him — and in how they think the Rangers will handle him — that...
Lone Star Ball Feb 24, 2021
SBN Reacts: Rangers second baseman for 2021

SBN Reacts: Rangers second baseman for 2021

Photo by Tom Pennington/ SBN Reacts looks at the Fernando Tatis, Jr., extension, and who should be the Rangers’ second baseman to start the season Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across MLB. Each week, we send out questions to the most plugged-in Texas Rangers fans, and fans across the country. Sign up here to join Reacts. Earlier this week the San Diego Padres and star shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. agreed to an enormous contract extension worth a reported $340 million over 14 years. Tatis Jr. is entering only his third year in the majors, but has already...
Lone Star Ball Feb 23, 2021
Sam Huff sidelined with hamstring strain

Sam Huff sidelined with hamstring strain

Photo by Bob Levey/ Catcher Sam Huff will be sidelined for at least the next two weeks with a hamstring strain Sam Huff’s hamstring strain is today’s Texas Rangers injury update, per the beat guys on Twitter. General manager Chris Young said Huff has been diagnosed with a grade 2 strain, and will have an MRI in two weeks. He will be rehabbing in the meantime. This is unfortunate news, as the Rangers reportedly wanted to get Huff significant playing time this spring, and this will limit the amount of action he will end up getting. It could also impact where he...
Lone Star Ball Feb 23, 2021
Caesars sets Rangers win over/under at 69.5

Caesars sets Rangers win over/under at 69.5

Photo by Richard Rodriguez/ Caesars Sportsbook has 2021 win over/under totals out, and the Rangers aren’t looking great The 2021 MLB Over/Under Betting Lines have been released by Caesar’s Sportsbook, and while the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees have impressed Vegas, the Texas Rangers have not. The Rangers’ over/under line is currently set by Caesar’s at 69.5 wins — that’s ahead of only the Detroit Tigers (66), the Baltimore Orioles (64), the Colorado Rockies (62.5) and the Pittsburgh Pirates (58). Right ahead of the Rangers are the Kansas City...
Lone Star Ball Feb 22, 2021
Choo to SK Wyverns, per reports

Choo to SK Wyverns, per reports

Photo by Matthew Pearce/Icon Sportswire via Reports from Korean media indicate Shin-Soo Choo will be playing in Korea in 2021 Shin-Soo Choo and the SK Wyverns of the Korean Baseball Organization League have agreed to terms on a one year, $2.4 million deal, per reports from Korean media. Choo, 38, spent the last 7 seasons with the Texas Rangers as a right fielder and designated hitter. The team acquired him to give them on base ability at the top of the lineup, and while Choo generally was productive when he was healthy, he spent much of his time in Texas battling a...