Shin-Soo Choo has officially joined the Texas Rangers, a team that went into this offseason looking to remake its offense. Choo has collected 20 homers and 20 stolen bases three times in his career.
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.
Free agent pitcher Cliff Lee has had another high-level visitor. Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said he met with Lee and his agent on Monday in Arkansas, the left-hander’s offseason home.
Jon Daniels, general manager, of the Texas Rangers, joined Mike Francesa to talk about ALCS and his potential candidacy for the Mets GM job.
The Mets will announce shortly after the season that general manager Omar Minaya and manager Jerry Manuel won’t be returning in their roles, sources say.