10:31 AM EDT, Thu October 02, 2014

As Oakland’s Adam Dunn makes playoffs for first time, Rangers’ Alex Rios steps into dubious distinction

ARLINGTON — Oakland’s victory came in career game No. 2,001 for designated hitter Adam Dunn and put him into the playoffs for the first time. “It means everything,” said Dunn, a former Texas quarterback. Rangers outfielder Alex Rios now has the …

Pregame Notes: Alex Rios unsure of a return

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers starting right fielder Alex Rios hasn’t played since Sept. 4 due to complications from an infected right thumb. A 2014 return won’t occur and his long-term future with the club is in doubt. Rios, who hit a disappointing .224 the last 66 games, has a club option for $13.5 million next season. The club can buy out the deal for $1 million. While a few weeks ago there was a thought the Rangers were interested in bringing Rios back, it doesn’t appear that way now.
Alex Rios would consider a pay cut to stay with the Rangers

Alex Rios would consider a pay cut to stay with the Rangers

The right fielder, out with a thumb issue, said he can hit for more power than he has shown this year.
KFFL Sep 5, 2014

Rangers | Alex Rios out a week

Updating a previous report, Texas Rangers OF Alex Rios (thumb) has an infection in his ...
KFFL Sep 5, 2014

Rangers | Alex Rios sitting

Texas Rangers OF Alex Rios is not in the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 5, against ...

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