Ron Washington
Red-hot Angels complete four-game sweep of Rangers
Red-hot Angels complete four-game sweep of Rangers

The home of the Texas Rangers hasn't been very hospitable toward the Angels, and not just because of the stifling heat and humidity that can be suffocating at times. The Angels lost their last eight games here in 2013, four in walk-off fashion, three on dagger-like, game-winning home runs. But the Rangers seemed to put out a welcome (door) mat for the Angels at Globe Life Park on Thursday. Not only was Texas decimated by injuries and playing the worst baseball in the major leagues, but also its ace, Yu Darvish, who is 7-2 with a 4.00 earned-run average against the Angels, would not pitch in the four-game series. To the surprise of no one, the Angels, baseball's hottest team,...