Post archive for ‘Texas Rangers’

Ordonez Hits 2 Homers – Tigers Sweep Rangers

Beautiful. The Tigers needed a sweep, and sweep they did – outscoring the Rangers 37-10 in 3 games. The offense has really started to gel, but we need to see how things look against the Angels.
But it’s not all bright and rosy. Bonderman needed 111 pitches in 4 1/3 innings. He only gave up [...]

Curtis Granderson Is Back – Tigers Score 19

Well, Granderson made his first appearance in “08, and The Tigers promptly hung 19 runs on the Rangers. He contributed by going 2-4 with 2 RBI’s, but more importantly provided the spark the Tigers needed. It was nice to see Grandy patrolling Centerfield again.
Rangers pitchers looked so bad I actually felt sorry for them, [...]

Verlander Looking Good; Guillen and Cabrera to switch

Verlander looked shaky in the first two innings due to some “adjustments” he made in his delivery, but he brought it together and looked great through his last 4 innings. Granted – it’s the Rangers, but last year after some miserable outings he made a few adjustments and became almost unhittable near the end of [...]

Verlander Strikes Again

Alright, so it’s time to stop being so pessimistic. After another stellar performance by Verlander, it’s hard not to like the Tigers. That is, until you come to the realization that he can’t pitch every game. He has been unbeatable for sure, but that just ensures a Tigers victory every 5 games. Rogers has looked [...]

Chad Durbin Is Not a Starter; Tigers Split the Doubleheader

Disgusting. Somebody needs to send a memo to Leyland and let him know that now is the time to go with a 4 man playoff rotation. With Bonderman gone, Detroit needs to go with Verlander, Rogers, Jurrjens and Robertson. No more Durbin, Vasquez etc. This isn’t May, it’s September – and their won’t be an [...]