Don’t play hurt.
Shin-Soo Choo says he regrets not going on the DL earlier in the season. The Texas Rangers need to jump on injuries faster and just put the guy on the disabled list. It is
Jul 9, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish (11) reacts after giving up a home run during the fifth inning against the Houston Astros at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports
way more important to have a guy at 100% for most of the season than to have him at 75% for the entire season. It showed really bad with Choo. His production went way down, and he just hasn’t looked like the same guy. The players need to be more honest, and the training staff needs to identify the injuries more quickly.
It will be a very fun off season for Rangers fans in my opinion, and I very much look forward to covering it. I hope you are looking forward to it as well, it is almost time for the Texas Rangers to get to work!