Thursday a.m. Rangers stuff

DETROIT - AUGUST 03: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers faces Matt Harrison #54 of the Texas Rangers and flys out to center field during the sixth inning of the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park on August 3, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Rangers 5-4. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Two one-run losses in two days, reminding us that we don't like playing in Detroit, in case anyone had forgotten.

Drew Davison's game story talks about the struggles of Ian Kinsler, who is in the midst of a 1 for 30 slump.

T.R. Sullivan's game story has Michael Young saying the Rangers need to "stay the course," as they look to get out of a slide that has seen them lose 9 of 14.

Richard Durrett has his post-game thoughts up at the ESPN Dallas blog.

Evan Grant has his reactions to the loss on the DMN blog.

Behind the paywall, Grant writes that the Rangers are having issues with fundamentals.

The S-T's notes talk about the Rangers struggling with their fundamentals and has an update on Adrian Beltre.

Sullivan's notesinclude updates on Beltre and Craig Gentry, along with discussing the return of Mark Connor to the Ranger organization.

Anthony Andro writes that the Rangers now have one of the best bullpens among the A.L. playoff contenders.

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