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Dallas News digital sports producer Brice Paterik talks about the latest news and give insights about the Texas Rangers every day on the Locked On Rangers podcast. Tune in as Brice breaks down everything that's happening around the Rangers, with opinions and analysis back by his years of experience covering the team. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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1
Ranking Rangers Prospects: No. 21-25
A group of prospects with high floors and one fifth-round gem.
32 min
2
Which relief prospects are worth watching?
Breaking down under the radar gems in the Rangers' farm system.
28 min
3
How much deeper is the Rangers' farm system tha...
Dissecting the depth of Texas' minor league system.
32 min
4
Ranking Rangers Prospects No. 26-30
Taking a look at high-risk prospects worth ranking in the top 30.
31 min
5
Why expanded playoffs will dilute future champions
MLB wants more teams in the playoffs but that isn't the best idea.
32 min
6
How can the next CBA best improve baseball?
Discussing why it's time for the NL to get a DH.
24 min
7
Locked On Rangers' top 30 prospects overview
Setting up the weekly series ranking the Rangers' top 30 prospects.
29 min
8
5 best and worst moments in the Rangers' 2021 s...
Taking the best and the worst of a mostly dreadful regular season.
30 min
9
Brice Paterik's 2022 Hall of Fame ballot
Selecting 10 Hall of Fame candidates for next year's class, including several former Rangers.
31 min
10
5 questions the Rangers must answer in 2022
Breaking down the biggest uncertainties about the Rangers next season.
33 min
11
How the Rangers stole the offseason, with Levi ...
Breaking down the biggest offseason in MLB history with The Athletic's Rangers beat writer.
36 min
12
A very Rangers Festivus
A Festivus for the rest of us!
38 min
13
LO Rangers Christmas extravaganza
'Tis the season for Rangers-themed holiday spirit
36 min
14
Who do mock drafts have the Rangers picking nex...
Breaking down the Rangers' options at No. 3 in the 2022 MLB Draft.
30 min
15
What does Marcus Semien bring, with A.J. Andrew...
Discussing Semien expectations and what has changed with Texas and Toronto since their last playoff battle.
33 min
16
What the Rangers should have looked like in 2019
Rewriting history to extend the Rangers' window of contention past 2016
32 min
17
Are the Rangers the next Padres?
Talking about up and comers with Javier Reyes of Locked On Padres.
34 min
18
10 reasons why the Rangers had to rebuild in 2020
Breaking down several reasons why Texas' window for contention got shut after 2016.
32 min
19
Reasonable expectations for Rangers' newest sig...
Setting the bar for the new Rangers acquisitions on how well they will perform in their first season with Texas.
33 min
20
What to expect from Jon Gray, crossing over wit...
Breaking down why Colorado didn't keep Jon Gray and more with Paul Holden.
34 min
21
Ranking top 10 FA OF targets for the Rangers
Which outfielders should the Rangers pursue?
30 min
22
Rangers' road to contention in 2023
Breaking down what players internally and externally
44 min
23
Ranking 10 FA pitchers Rangers should sign
Breaking down which free agent pitchers are left for Texas to sign before the season.
29 min
24
Exploring trades that could make Rangers conten...
Making hypothetical trades that take Texas from zero to hero in one offseason.
29 min
25
Lockout, press conference & potential trade tal...
Breaking down what an MLB lockout means and takeaways from new Rangers' introductory press conferences.
43 min
26
What will the Rangers look like in 2024?
Predicting what the team will look like when they start competing for the playoffs again.
39 min
27
Rangers spent huge, now what?
Are the Rangers playoff contenders now or do they still need more pieces to start winning.
37 min
28
Welcome to Texas: Corey Seager and Jon Gray!!
Breaking down the highest-spending offseason from any team in MLB history.
30 min
29
Welcome to Texas, Marcus Semien!
Rangers sign Marcus Semien to a 7-year $175 million dollar deal to kick the hot stove into overdrive.
28 min
30
Best-case scenario for Rangers' offseason
Breaking down how Texas could achieve its wildest ambitions this winter and what the team would look like.
34 min
31
Worst-case scenario for the Rangers' offseason
Projecting what could happen to Texas this winter if its plan goes astray.
27 min
32
The Quadcast
Brice breaks down the offseason with a quartet of Locked On MLB channel hosts.
45 min
33
Rangers extend Chris Woodward and are linked to...
Breaking down the skipper's extension, Rule 5 preparation and unexpected big name free agent linkage.
30 min
34
Rangers must sign Seiya Suzuki, with Mike Piell...
Breaking down Texas' offseason possibilities with D Magazine Sports Editor Mike Piellucci.
46 min
35
2021 season review
Breaking down the highs and lows of the Rangers' 2021 season.
33 min
36
Selecting the All-Bench Rangers team of the 2000s
Picking the best Rangers bench players with Grant Schiller.
37 min
37
Which Rangers prospects were writers wrong abou...
Author Taylor Blake Ward joins the pod to discuss Rangers prospects and his book about the life of a longtime baseball scout.
53 min
38
What it's like being a Rangers fan in the UK
A chat with Karl Cobane about how he became a fan of the Texas Rangers.
45 min
39
Defining what a successful Rangers offseason wo...
Brice and Grant lay out their expectations and hopes for Texas this winter.
41 min
40
Ranking 5 Rangers free agent targets
Breaking down Texas' offseason dreams with Jason Burke of Locked On A's
59 min
41
Kennedi Landry on Rangers' offseason strategy
Breaking down Texas targets with MLB.com reporter Kennedi Landry.
41 min
42
AL ROY voters are fools for excluding Adolis Ga...
After putting up an All-Star season as a rookie, Garcia was not a finalist for the BBWAA AL Rookie of the Year.
24 min
43
How the Dodgers made a Clayton Kershaw homecomi...
Did LA open the door for Kershaw to return home to Texas?
32 min
44
5 under the radar pitchers the Rangers should p...
Taking a closer look at upcoming free agent starting pitchers that might fit Texas' mold for success.
34 min
45
Which prospects are impressing at fall instructs?
Brice and Grant break down some impressive pitchers including an under the radar reliever with gas.
37 min
46
Rangers prospect Zak Kent discusses his breakou...
Brice chats with one of Texas' most unique pitching prospects about his excellent season.
49 min
47
How a new bench coach can fix the offense
Donnie Ecker fixed the Giants' offense, can he do the same with the Rangers?
25 min
48
Adolis Garcia wins AL ROY, but not the one you'...
The Sporting News selected Garcia as their American League Rookie of the Year.
25 min
49
Should bullpens start being called "arm barns?"
Brice and Grant break down a silly statement by PETA and how it might actually be unintentionally brilliant.
37 min
50
Adolis Garcia and IKF were robbed of Gold Glove...
Garcia and Kiner-Falefa deserved to be nominated, but no Rangers are Gold Glove finalists.
27 min
51
New York media doesn't like how Joey Gallo gets...
Breaking down the World Series and some unkind comments media made about the former Rangers slugger.
49 min
52
World Series predictions
Breaking down who will win the 2021 World Series.
28 min
53
Rangers cannot keep alienating the LGBTQIA+ com...
One poorly made graphic shows how little this team cares about a specific group of its fans.
32 min
54
Please, Red Sox, don't let the Astros win
Boston took its foot off the gas and now Houston is a win away from the World Series.
26 min
55
How was everyone so wrong about Nomar Mazara?
Brice and Grant break down where the former top prospect went wrong.
27 min
56
Who else wants the big 3 shortstops this winter?
Breaking down which other teams are in on Correa, Seager and Story.
26 min
57
Owners are finally stepping up
Teams are finally going to provide housing for Minor League players.
28 min
58
Were the Giants robbed by a bad call?
Breaking down a wild NLDS Game 5 and looking at the ALCS
24 min
59
Rangers 2021 farm system review
Brice and Grant break down what happened this season on the farm.
43 min
60
Could trading for Gallo & Gibson saved the Padr...
Crossing over with Javier Reyes of Locked On Padres.
39 min
61
The Astros have no right to be mad
Houston fans and team members are angry at a correct umpire's call and a former Ranger.
28 min
62
Rangers winter plans are all talk
The front office says they'll spend big this winter, but Brice doesn't believe it.
30 min
63
Rangers make coaching changes
Texas parted ways with a few key members of its coaching staff.
30 min
64
Stars-Rangers crossover special episode
Brice is joined by new Locked On Stars host Dane Lewis to discuss all things hockey and baseball.
47 min
65
Rangers-centric MLB Playoff preview and picks
Breaking down which former Rangers will succeed in the playoffs and predicts who will win each round.
34 min
66
BONUS: Locked On MLB Playoff Preview Special Te...
29 min
67
Tom Grieve is going to be missed on TV
TAG announced 2022 will be his last year as a Rangers TV broadcaster.
29 min
68
Adolis Garcia is setting records
Garcia's 31st homer gives him the Rangers rookie record for dingers and RBI in a season.
30 min
69
Why losing 100 games matters
The Rangers' 100th loss came at the hands of a pitcher named Jansen Junk.
25 min
70
Adolis Garcia' is the best OF defender in the AL
Garcia's defense should win him the AL Rookie of the Year award.
29 min
71
How high is Cole Winn's ceiling?
Talking Angels and California Rangers prospects with Taylor Blake Ward.
35 min
72
Why Spencer Howard is on the upswing
Howard's latest start against Baltimore was his most important of the season.
26 min
73
Crossing over with Locked On Orioles
Brice and Connor discuss the AL ROY race and Adolis Garcia's importance to the Rangers.
45 min
74
Should struggling young starters stay in the bi...
Brice and Grant break down questions with the Rangers' rotation and Joey Gallo missing Texas.
35 min
75
Talking Joey Gallo with Locked On Yankees
Discussing the former Rangers great and why Chris Woodward has Ted Lasso vibes.
36 min
76
Joey Gallo misses the Rangers
The former Rangers still thinks about his old team a lot.
30 min
77
Welcome back, Willie Calhoun!
Breaking down the return of Calhoun and Andy Ibanez from the IL.
30 min
78
Which free agent pitchers should the Rangers pu...
Breaking down potential free agent pitching targets with Grant Schiller
49 min
79
Down East Wood Ducks talk with Locked On Hurric...
Breaking down key players in Texas' Low-A affiliate with Jared Ellis of Locked On Carolina Hurricanes.
37 min
80
What will the Rangers' 2022 starting rotation l...
Breaking down which young pitchers should get opportunities next season.
36 min
81
Why trading away stars is a huge risk
Discussing the difficulty of trading elite players with Millard Thomas of Locked On Diamondbacks.
31 min
82
Rangers play spoiler to A's playoff race
Dane Dunning returns as Taylor Hearn's string of strong starts continues.
24 min
83
Crossing over with Locked On Diamondbacks
Discussing the plight of bad baseball and hopeful rebuilds with Millard Thomas.
25 min
84
Can the A's stop the rolling Rangers?
Crossing over with Locked On A's to preview the upcoming series.
34 min
85
The Rangers are on a win streak?
Brice breaks down Texas' random 4-game winning streak.
20 min
86
The Rangers' rotation has a bright future
A.J. Alexy made history and Taylor Hearn continues to shine as a starting pitcher.
26 min
87
Were the Pirates ever in on Jack Leiter?
Discussing the top of this year's draft with Ethan Smith of Locked On Pirates.
24 min
88
What will the rotation look like this month?
Brice and Levi Weaver break down the complexities in the starting pitching rotation.
31 min
89
Nick Solak might be fixed
How Solak has made the most of his time back in the big leagues.
25 min
90
Levi Weaver on why the Rangers will spend this ...
Looking ahead to the winter with Levi Weaver of The Athletic.
28 min
91
Rangers-Rockies preview crossover
What to watch for in these two rebuilding teams' matchup.
42 min
92
Why the Rangers shouldn't spend big in free agency
Breaking down reports of Texas' alleged desire to spend money this offseason.
28 min
93
Crossover: Enjoying bad baseball with Ethan Smi...
Discussing how to enjoy your favorite baseball team even when they kinda suck.
28 min
94
Jake Latz is a Big Leaguer!
Brice and Grant chat about Latz's strange season and break down how he did in his first MLB start.
25 min
95
Can Nate Lowe be a long-term starter?
After a 5-hit day is Lowe any more likely to lock down the 1B job for the future?
24 min
96
Is Andy Ibáñez a big league starter?
Nick Solak and Nick Snyder get called up and báñez goes off in Boston.
27 min
97
Yohel Pozo's journey from homeless to MLB debut...
Brice and Grant discuss Pozo's insane journey to the big leagues.
42 min
98
Rangers-Red Sox crossover with Lauren Campbell
Previewing what to expect from the Rangers' series in Boston against the Red Sox.
33 min
99
Can Spencer Howard and Taylor Hearn be starters?
Breaking down the role changes for Rangers pitchers.
30 min
100
Adrian Beltre and Chuck Morgan: Rangers HOFers
Rangers win a series against the A's as Adrian Beltre and Chuck Morgan are enshrined in the Rangers Hall of Fame.
27 min