Hardball Talk's Bill Baer notes that a day or so after GM Jon Daniels said the team was committed to Elvis Andrus, JD was on Jim Bowden's radio show saying that the Rangers will listen to trade offers for Andrus. Shocking, I know. The Rangers exploring all options? Why I never.
The DMN has a transcript of a radio interview with new skipper Jeff Bannister about how he's handling his first winter as a big league manager.
Here's video of Derek Holland on a Fox Sports Southwest offseason special to talk about where the Rangers are at this winter.
In case you missed it, the MLB All-Star team in Japan was no-hit by the Japanese team. So, that's pretty embarrassing for them.
In case you also missed it, Jose Canseco continues to be a living punchline of a human being as the finger that he recently shot off, and had reattached, fell off while playing poker. No joke. That's a thing that happened. Now Canseco is both literally and figuratively a leper.
Finally, as you may have noticed from the logo on the front page, SB Nation and Lone Star Ball are teaming up with the "It’s On Us" campaign to raise awareness against sexual assault. If you're so inclined, you can read more about it here.