Nolan Ryan

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Holland Tops Pujols, Cardinals; Rangers Tie World Series At 2

On Sunday night, Derek Holland kept Albert Pujols in the ballpark — and the Texas Rangers in this World Series.


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Hartnett: Mariano Rivera’s 602 Deserves To Be Placed On An Equal Pedestal As Other MLB Records

Mo’s record is under fire by some who question the validity of the stat. Does Rivera’s record deserve greater praise from the baseball community? Share your opinions inside.


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By The Numbers: MLB’s Top 10 Practically Unbreakable Records

Not one of us figured 714, 892, 3508 or 2130 would ever be surpassed. They were baseball’s Magic Numbers. Well, decades later, we certainly know better.


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Hartnett: A Crash Course On Yankees’ Improbable Debut Starter Brian Gordon

32-year-old journeyman Brian Gordon is set to make his debut appearance for the Yankees on Thursday. After spending fifteen seasons in the minors aside from three appearances for the Rangers in 2008, his climb back to the majors is an unbelievable story of determination and improbable circumstances.


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Coutinho: Both Wright And Reyes Should Be Part Of Mets’ Long-Term Solution

I am here to tell you that trading either Jose Reyes or David Wright is crazy talk if the Mets plan on winning anything in the near future.


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Sweeny Says: The Waiting Is The Hardest Part

Why is Cliff Lee taking so long to decide which bazillion dollar offer he will accept? Probably because he can.


Aubrey Huff #17 of the San Francisco Giants hits a 2-run home run in the top of the third inning against the Texas Rangers in Game Four of the 2010 MLB World Series at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on October 31, 2010 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Huff: Series Homer Against Hometown Team ‘Surreal’

Aubrey Huff remembers going to about 100 Texas Rangers game at this ballpark and its predecessor, rooting for Nolan Ryan to strike everyone out and for Juan Gonzalez to launch homers into the cheap seats.


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Shout Outs For Shutouts: Pitchers Rule Postseason

With pitchers ruling these playoffs, Matt Cain made it six shutouts — a half-dozen, count ’em! — in only 22 games this postseason.


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Texas Rangers: Bring On The Yankees

Now that the Texas Rangers have finally won a postseason series for the first time, they get to play the team that has won more than any other.


Sports attorney Chuck Greenberg, left, walks with Texas Rangers  president Nolan Ryan, right, as they leave the federal courthouse for a lunch break during the auction in bankruptcy court of the Texas Rangers baseball team Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Cody Duty)

Nolan Ryan Outbids Mark Cuban For Texas Rangers

Nolan Ryan and his business partner, sports attorney Chuck Greenberg, won the team with a $593 million bid, including $385 in cash, surviving the fierce bidding war with a group led by billionaire Mark Cuban.