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Ian Kinsler

PEORIA, AZ - MARCH 05: Robinson Cano #22 of the Seattle Mariners hits a RBI single against the Colorado Rockies during the fifth inning of the spring training game at Peoria Stadium on March 5, 2014 in Peoria, Arizona.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Second Base

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at second base for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/04/2014

Shin-Soo Choo (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Outfielder Shin-Soo Choo Agrees 7-Year Deal With The Texas Rangers

Free agent outfielder Shin-Soo Choo has agreed to a $130 million, seven-year contract with the Rangers.

12/21/2013

Robinson Cano (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Tigers GM Dombrowski Shoots Down Robinson Cano Rumors

Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski reportedly has no interest in pursuing free agent second baseman Robinson Cano.

11/23/2013

Prince Fielder (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Hot Stove Lit: Tigers Trade Slugger Prince Fielder To Rangers For Ian Kinsler

Less than two years after boldly signing Prince Fielder to a $214 million contract, the Detroit Tigers traded the slugging first baseman to Texas in another blockbuster move.

11/21/2013

Jason Heyward #22 of the Atlanta Braves slides headfirst into third ahead of the tag. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Sims: Breaking Down The Dangers Of The Headfirst Slide

Headfirst slides most commonly cause injury to the hands, head and upper body, while feet-first slides are more likely to cause traumatic injury to the lower extremities. It does seem that the headfirst method is more likely to land a player on the disabled list.

05/30/2013

Kevin Youkilis (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Youkilis On Jewish Heritage: ‘I Know In New York It’s Going To Be Larger Than Life’

“I know in New York it’s going to be larger than life, because I think this is the first time in many years that a Jewish ballplayer will be playing for the Yankees,” Youkilis said.

02/06/2013

Ivan Nova (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Miss Chance To Complete Sweep Of Rangers

Craig Gentry turned a spot start into a tiebreaking hit and the Texas Rangers avoided a four-game sweep in a matchup of AL division leaders, rallying past the New York Yankees 10-6 Thursday.

08/16/2012

Prince Fielder

MLB All-Star Game Preview

In a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.

07/09/2012

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Silverman: Don’t Mess With Texas

The Texas Rangers have leaped upon the void left by the death of George Steinbrenner and are setting the standard for American League excellence.

WFAN–05/12/2012

St. Louis Cardinals' Albert Pujols hits a solo home run during the ninth inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series against the Texas Rangers, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Cardinals Win Game 3, Pujols Matches Reggie And Ruth

Albert Pujols joined elite World Series company by hitting three home runs in a World Series game. Pujols equaled Babe Ruth and Reggie Jackson in the Cardinals’ 16-7 Game 3 victory over the Rangers.

WFAN–10/23/2011

Bartolo Colon

Colon Looking To Stay Sharp Vs. Rangers

Looking to continue his domination of Texas, Bartolo Colon takes the mound for the Yankees as the teams continue their three-game set at Rangers Ballpark on Saturday night.

WFAN–05/07/2011

Mark Teixeira

Teixeira, Garcia Lead Yankees Past Rangers

Freddy Garcia allowed two hits over six innings in his first start of the season, Mark Teixeira drove in three runs and the New York Yankees held off the Texas Rangers 5-2 on a bone-chilling Saturday in the Bronx.

WFAN–04/16/2011

Cliff Lee #33 and Tommy Hunter #35 of the Texas Rangers line up before taking on the San Francisco Giants in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Slumping Rangers Turn To Lee To Extend Series

To extend their first World Series, the Rangers need ace left-hander Cliff Lee to make the most of his second chance in Game 5 on Monday night in a rematch against Tim Lincecum.

WFAN–11/01/2010

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Rangers In World Series Deficit After Bumbling Debut

Texas became the first World Series team in six years to have four errors in a game, including two by Vladimir Guerrero in right field.

WFAN–10/28/2010

Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees hits a RBI single in the bottom of the second inning against the Texas Rangers in Game Five of the ALCS during the 2010 MLB Playoffs at Yankee Stadium on October 20, 2010 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Wilson Wastes Chance To Eliminate Yankees

No matter what he tried Wednesday, C.J. Wilson couldn’t get comfortable — and the former closer failed to close out the New York Yankees.

WFAN–10/21/2010

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