Stories by Sean Bass
Jack Leiter, the Rangers’ Ace of the Future, Is Course Correcting
His highly anticipated first year in the minors didn't go as planned. But a change in approach, a tweak in mentality, and a decision to slow down has Leiter back on track in Frisco.
Ezequiel Duran Is Changing the Rangers’ Plans
The 23-year-old is hitting his stride in his second season, and the spillover could create opportunities for Texas on the trade market.
It’s Now or Never For Leody Taveras in Center Field
Not long ago, the 24-year-old was the future of Texas' outfield. But underwhelming performance plus a top prospect lurking behind him means time could be running out.
The Rangers Haven’t Joined Baseball’s Stolen-Bases Revolution. What Gives?
No team swiped more bags in 2022 than Texas, but you wouldn't know it from how the team has played as the rest of baseball runs wild. Here's why—and why you shouldn't worry, either.
The Rangers’ Best Defense Is Expensive Starting Pitching
The shift is gone, and Texas' infield gloves aren't anything to write home about. The solution? Buy a bunch of arms who strike batters out.