Not a problem for the Texas Rangers. They can rely heavily on their offense, and they can pitch and catch the baseball, too. The latter was on full display in their critical 2-1 series-tying victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 2.
Starters Colby Lewis and Jaime Garcia did a great job setting the tone early for their respective teams, making us wait 18 batters before Rafael Furcal delivered the game's first hit — a ringing double into right field. The pitching excellence continued on from there, with limited scoring opportunities occurring for both sides.
But it was Lewis who would require a little more help from his glove men along the way, and he received it from shortstop Elvis Andrus and second baseman Ian Kinsler. The Rangers' dazzling double-play duo would teamRead More »from Rangers’ Andrus and Kinsler save the day with defensive gems