Good morning, folks...
Levi Weaver has a mailbag column, and among other things, he sets the over/under date for Willie Calhoun coming to the majors at August 1, which would make for a miserable summer of people yelling in the comments here about why he isn’t up yet.
Jeff Wilson has a story on Rougned Odor’s impending return and how it will impact Isiah Kiner-Falefa.
Kevin Sherrington wants the Rangers to put Yohander Mendez in the rotation, call up Jose Trevino, bench Rougned Odor, and trade lots of people, and thinks they should have grabbed Matt Harvey.
MLB.com’s list of five unsung heroes in the A.L. West includes reliever Jose Leclerc.
Robinson Chirinos’s sister has been granted political asylum in the United States.
The Rangers Triple Play Game Show Night helped raise $750,000 for the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation.
The Rangers’ game against Seattle on May 16 will be available only on Facebook, and Colby Lewis will be doing color commentary.
Former Ranger pitcher Chris Young has joined MLB as Vice President, On-Field Operations, Initiatives and Strategy.
The DMN has notes on Rougned Odor, Cole Hamels and Jose Leclerc.