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A-Rod, a Red Sox

A-Rod, a Red Sox

Alex Rodriguez was MLB’s best player when the Red Sox nearly pulled off a blockbuster to acquire him from the Rangers in the winter of 2003-04. If the players’ union hadn’t objected, he would have replaced Manny Ramirez in the middle of the Sox batting order.But would he have made the Sox a better team?A look at A-Rod’s numbers and major league rankings in comparison to Manny’s from 2004-07:Home RunsPlayer No. RankRodriguez 173 2Ramirez 143 8RUNS BATTED INPlayer No. Rank

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Josh Hamilton expected to play in extended spring training games soon

Josh Hamilton expected to play in extended spring training games soon

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Bullpen issues with inherited runners have been season-long problem for Rangers

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Texas Rangers minor-league report

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Rangers scouting report: Struggling Detwiler to start series against streaking Astros

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