Good morning. The trade deadline has come and gone and the 12-21 Texas Rangers — the baseball team with worst run differential in the majors — continue to straddle a fence with a post jammed right up their behinds.
Jeff Wilson writes that the Rangers went full oxymoron yesterday as they didn’t help themselves transition to an actual, honest rebuild effort and then announced that they’ve virtually already given up on 2021 as well.
Evan Grant tries to set a course for the Rangers to fix themselves because they’ve been busy not doing that while working on other things like figuring out where to find the best price on bulk coconut coir fibers.
The official website of the Texas Rangers hilariously called the team busy at the deadline as T.R. Sullivan investigates what you can expect from the team now that a couple of veterans are gone instead of the several that should b