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Based in Arlington, Texas, United States - the Texas Rangers are a professional baseball team established in 1961. It started out in Washington D.C, and in 1972, they moved to Arlington and became the Rangers.
Accomplishments and important moments:
The Texas Rangers is one of the four teams to have never played in a World Series. Since its inception, the team has struggled to win games. Today, it still only has a lifetime average of less than .500, which means that the team loses more than it wins. For this reason, the Texas Rangers fan base is on a steady decline. The team is under intense pressure to perform.
Throughout the years, the team can only boast about the numerous achievements by various star players. In recent years, Alex Rodriguez has won numerous awards, including A.L. Home Run Champ, AL MVP, AL Gold Gloves, Hank Aaron Award and Silver Slugger Award.
Pitchers in the current roster:
Texas Rangers recent news:
Recent news on Texas Rangers have centered on the team's pitchers. Rangers owner Tom Hicks has an optimistic outlook on the team's overall performance. He said that although the team has not enjoyed stunning success, it is a fact that progress is being made slowly but surely.
Texas Rangers has put up strong initiatives to strengthen its greatest shortcoming - pitching. For the past season, the team scored the lowest in pitching. And for the past 9 years, the team has continued to suffer from pitching woes.
In an effort to provide a long term solution, Tom Hicks has Ryan, the Hall of Famer hired as club president, to take charge of the organization's overall pitching program. Hopefully, the program will show some positive results in the major league in time to come.
Already, Tom Hicks is already talking about the possibility of winning more, and expansion of the current fan base from the current 2 million fans to 3 or even 3.5 million.
For a change, things are looking good for the Texas Rangers.