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Catcher Kenji Johjima and pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, right, smile after the top of seventh inning of the World Baseball Classic Tokyo Round match between Japan and China at Tokyo Dome on March 5, 2009. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Bizarre Injury May Vault Free-Spending Rangers Into Tanaka Sweepstakes

Despite reportedly having a thing for Japanese phenom Masahiro Tanaka, the Texas Rangers appear to not be among the finalists to sign the Japanese right-hander — or weren’t before Derek Holland was lost for months.

01/13/2014

Bobby Valentine (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bobby V: I Was Told To Curb PED Suspicion In Mid-1980s

With all the talk of performance enhancing drug allegations hindering the credentials of players up for Baseball Hall of Fame consideration, former major league manager Bobby Valentine dropped a bit of a bombshell on Thursday.

01/09/2014

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

Texas Rangers Introduce Outfielder Shin-Soo Choo

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.

12/27/2013

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

Leonys Martin (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rangers Outfielder Leonys Martin Was An Alleged Victim In Ransom Plot

Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin was allegedly held for ransom in Mexico after leaving Cuba in 2010.

12/21/2013

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Huh? Rangers Select Seahawks QB Wilson In Minor League Phase Of Rule 5 Draft

Wilson, who played minor league baseball for parts of two seasons before becoming an NFL star, will be placed on Texas’ restricted list.

12/12/2013

Carlos Beltran (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees May Be Lead Horse In Beltran Race

At least five teams are said to be in the mix for Carlos Beltran. But the Yankees are “emerging” as the top bet to land the free-agent outfielder, according to the New York Post.

11/26/2013

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

David Price (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

David Price Pitches Tampa Bay Rays Into Playoffs

The first person David Price looked for after pitching the Rays into the playoffs was third baseman Evan Longoria. Price yelled after the two locked eyes, and they embraced to start the celebration.

10/01/2013

Alfonso Soriano and Brendan Ryan celebrate the Yankees' victory over the Blue Jays on September 18, 2013. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Gritty Yankees Still Very Much In Wild-Card Race

Every game is now a must-win for the Yankees. The team knows it. Their fans know it. Manager Joe Girardi knows it. “You’d have to have your head in the sand not to know,” the skipper said before Wednesday’s big win.

09/19/2013

R.A. Dickey (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

R.A. Dickey Was Disappointed To Hear That ‘Superhero’ A-Rod Was Cheating

Dickey opened up to the Daily News about his feeling on A-Rod. “It’s like a kid learning that a superhero is cheating,” Dickey said.

08/23/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hooton Foundation Feels A-Rod Owes Them An Explanation

Don Hooton said Rodriguez had done an outstanding job for the foundation but all the good work has been wiped out by the suspension.

08/11/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

A-Rod’s Rise And Fall Is Water-Cooler Discussion Across America

Monday’s decision by baseball Commissioner Bud Selig will define A-Rod’s career, overshadowing his 647 home runs.

08/03/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo credit should read Scott Nelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Hartnett: A-Rod Could Have Been King, Instead Leaves Behind Shattered Legacy

No one is shedding a tear for A-Rod. Whether he misses 150 games or two seasons, engages himself in a long, bitter legal fight or finds himself with a Pete Rose-like lifetime ban, it doesn’t matter. His reputation cannot be restored.

08/02/2013

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