The Texas Rangers are proving within the postseason that their regular-season success was not a fluke.
Not many individuals thought the Rangers could be World Series contenders this yr.
But, they discover themselves solely three wins away from securing the American League pennant.
Texas has seen their roster step up in all phases through the playoffs.
Incredibly, they’ve but to lose a playoff recreation this October.
They swept each the Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles and now lead 1-0 over the Houston Astros.
Also, the Rangers appear to be getting a major contributor again within the ALCS.
According to FOX Sports: MLB, Bruce Bochy introduced that Max Scherzer will begin Game 3.
Max Scherzer will begin Game 3 for the Rangers, Bruce Bochy introduced. pic.twitter.com/tlbIRiE7MG
— FOX Sports: MLB (@MLBONFOX) October 16, 2023
Scherzer was anticipated to be out for the season after struggling a strained teres muscle in his proper shoulder.
He has been sidelined since September 12 attributable to this damage.
But, including Scherzer again into the rotation shall be a serious enhance.
Scherzer has loads of postseason expertise and has a World Series championship beneath his belt.
Bringing him again for Game 3 ought to have the Texas crowd in a frenzy.
Starting the primary residence recreation of the ALCS ought to have Scherzer amped up for his begin.
Especially if the Rangers can win Game 2 and have a 2-0 sequence lead headed residence.
It has grow to be clear the Wild Card groups have a bonus within the playoffs.
Of the 4 groups remaining, three of them made the playoffs through the Wild Card.
Now the Rangers are hoping Scherzer might help push them into the Fall Classic.
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