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  1. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    May 14, 2015, 7:03 AM EDT

    Corey Kluber

    Your mid-50s-year-old drunk uncle who peaked during Reagan’s first term and has hated everything since has some questions about Corey Kluber’s toughness.

  2. Shin-Soo Choo leaves game with back spasms

    Apr 10, 2015, 5:10 PM EDT

    Shin-Soo Choo

    It never ends for the Rangers.

  3. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 10, 2015, 6:50 AM EDT

    Trevor Bauer

    Trevor Bauer struck out eleven, walked five and gave up no hits. In addition he hit the sportswriter, the public address announcer, the bull mascot twice . . .

  4. 2015 Preview: Texas Rangers

    Apr 2, 2015, 12:15 PM EDT

    Jeff Banister

    Will this get worse before it gets better?

  5. 2015 Preview: Cincinnati Reds

    Mar 31, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT

    votto getty

    Is the fun over in Cincy?

  6. Rangers manager Jeff Banister plans to use Leonys Martin as leadoff hitter

    Mar 14, 2015, 12:45 PM EDT

    Leonys Martin AP

    Martin will provide speed at the top of the lineup, but he owns a .316 on-base percentage over his first 334 games in the majors.

  7. Derek Holland’s knee beats Shin-Soo Choo’s ankle in a foot race

    Feb 9, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT

    Derek Holland

    Know we know which injured Texas Ranger is doing better.

  8. Shin-Soo Choo says he feels “too good” nearing spring training

    Jan 10, 2015, 8:43 PM EDT

    Shin-Soo Choo

    Shin-Soo Choo is only a few months removed from ankle surgery, but he says he feels “too good” with spring training drawing close.

  9. Examining the DH market

    Nov 11, 2014, 8:26 PM EDT

    Victor Martinez

    Who might want a designated hitter this winter?

  10. Shin-Soo Choo adds ankle surgery to elbow surgery

    Sep 16, 2014, 6:28 PM EDT

    Shin-Soo Choo AP

    Choo’s ankle apparently bothered him for most of the season, which helps explain why he hit just .242 with 13 homers and a .714 OPS in the first year of a seven-year, $130 million contract.

  11. Rangers tie a major league record, use their 59th player of the season

    Aug 29, 2014, 9:42 PM EDT

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    The injury-ravaged Rangers managed to tie a major league record for all the wrong reasons when they called up Ryan Rua from Triple-A on Friday.

  12. Money, money, money (and Bud Selig’s nirvana)

    Aug 26, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT

    Bud Selig

    Here at the end of his tenure, baseball is closer to Selig’s nirvana than perhaps ever before.

  13. Shin-Soo Choo to undergo season-ending bone spur surgery on elbow

    Aug 25, 2014, 8:02 PM EDT

    Shin-Soo Choo Getty

    Capping off a disappointing first year with the Rangers, Shin-Soo Choo is headed for season-ending elbow surgery.

  14. Shin-Soo Choo regrets playing through ankle injury

    Jul 21, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT

    Shin-Soo Choo AP

    The Rangers had high hopes when they signed outfielder Shin-Soo Choo to a seven-year, $130 million contract over the winter, but a lingering injury to his left ankle is a major reason why his first season with Texas has been a bust.

  15. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    May 22, 2014, 6:55 AM EDT

    Al Alburquerque

    Well, that’s something you don’t see every day.

  16. Shin-Soo Choo making progress from sprained ankle

    Apr 28, 2014, 10:31 PM EDT

    Shin-Soo Choo Getty

    Shin-Soo Choo is available off the bench tonight and could return to the starting lineup tomorrow.

  17. Shin-Soo Choo hurt his ankle

    Apr 22, 2014, 8:29 AM EDT

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    He’s day-to-day, as are we all.

  18. Robinson Cano, Shin-Soo Choo each hit their first homers of the season

    Apr 17, 2014, 4:24 PM EDT

    Robinson Cano

    Slow starts for the well-paid are beginning to be reversed.

  19. Billy Hamilton scratched from lineup with jammed finger

    Apr 5, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT

    Billy Hamilton AP

    This hasn’t been the best week for Billy Hamilton. The speedy outfielder is now dealing with a jammed finger.

  20. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 3, 2014, 6:59 AM EDT

    Jose Bautista

    The Blue Jays 2013 plan worked out pretty well for their second game in 2014. And Jonathan Papelbon shows us the meaning of accountability. In his own special way.

  21. Jonathan Papelbon walks in winning run, chalks it all up to bad luck

    Apr 3, 2014, 1:04 AM EDT

    papelbon ap

    The Philadelphia Phillies might not have a top-five bullpen after all.

  22. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 2, 2014, 5:22 AM EDT

    Bochy replay

    Major League Baseball wanted a challenge system for replay. Everyone except Major League Baseball said a challenge system would be flawed and would lead to problems. The Giants-Dbacks game last night showed us exactly what those problems are.

  23. 2014 Preview: Cincinnati Reds

    Mar 30, 2014, 11:28 AM EDT

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    Between now and Opening Day, HardballTalk will take a look at each of baseball’s 30 teams, asking the key questions, the not-so-key questions, and generally breaking down their chances for the 2014 season. Next up: The Cincinnati Reds. The Big Question: Is this still a playoff team? The Reds won 90 games last year to…

  24. Shin-Soo Choo, Adrian Beltre banged up

    Mar 14, 2014, 10:33 AM EDT

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    I often note at this time of year that spring training means nothing. The team is 10-3? Your left fielder is batting .429? That’s swell. But it also means nothing because spring training results often — heck, mostly — don’t carry over into the regular season. Even when they do, there’s no reliable way to…

  25. Smart money on Hanley Ramirez, Jay Bruce in prop bets

    Mar 12, 2014, 5:55 PM EDT

    Hanley Ramirez Getty

    Bovada released its player prop bets for the 2014 season on Wednesday, providing odds on the AL and NL MVP and Cy Young races, as well as MLB’s home run leader. Here’s a look at what I consider to be the best bets in each category. Please do note, though, all information here is for…

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