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Friday morning Rangers news and links
One week ago today, the Rangers played their last game of the season. I still haven't watched a single pitch since then.
The Rangers met with 18 year old Japanese pitcher Shohei Otani, who is trying to decide between playing professionally in Japan and coming to the United States.
Randy Galloway has a column about the national backlash Nolan Ryan's comments about how Josh Hamilton should have waited until after the season was over to try to quit dipping generated.
Evan Grant defends the Rangers' decision to have Michael Young play first base and Mike Napoli DH in the Wild Card Game, despite that decision ultimately resulting in the Rangers losing their DH in the game.