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Friday, Jun 2, 2017

Rangers Looking to End the "Closer Curse"

Rangers Looking to End the "Closer Curse"

Sam Dyson is the latest example of a Rangers closer falling short of expectations coming off a solid year in that role.

Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016

Tolleson Throws to Live Hitters, Decision Coming

Tolleson Throws to Live Hitters, Decision Coming

Shawn Tolleson isn't currently taking up a spot on the 25-man roster, but that's about to change.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Tolleson Should be Optioned, Like Now

Tolleson Should be Optioned, Like Now

It's pretty surprising the Rangers didn't already send Shawn Tolleson down to Triple-A, but after Wednesday, they really have no choice.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Tolleson Encouraging in First Post-Demotion Outing

Tolleson Encouraging in First Post-Demotion Outing

Shawn Tolleson was stripped of his closer's role last week and made his first appearance since on Monday night. It went surprisingly well.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Tolleson Takes Demotion Like a Champ

Tolleson Takes Demotion Like a Champ

Give Shawn Tolleson credit for something: He saw his demotion coming and is looking forward to trying to get back in the good graces of Jeff Banister.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

We've Officially Seen Enough of Tolly Time

We've Officially Seen Enough of Tolly Time

Shawn Tolleson has officially, finally worn out his welcome as the Rangers' closer.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Tolleson Failure Leads to Gut-Punch Loss

Tolleson Failure Leads to Gut-Punch Loss

Don't look now but the Rangers have a closer problem.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Tolleson Officially in Trouble

Tolleson Officially in Trouble

Shawn Tolleson seems to have officially lost his closer's gig, at least to some extent.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Tolleson Closer Issue Not So Simple

Tolleson Closer Issue Not So Simple

Shawn Tolleson might not be the Rangers' best reliever, but does that mean he shoudn't be the ninth-inning guy? It's complicated.

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016

Who's On, Who's Not?: April 27

Who's On, Who's Not?: April 27

A.J. Griffin and the winning pieces of the bullpen are, what the kids call, lit.

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