SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) - Neftali Feliz and Joakim Soria, the leading candidates to replace Joe Nathan as the Texas closer, had contrasting results in the Rangers’ 9-7 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. 677 more words
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The Rangers are hoping that Neftali Feliz can retake the closer’s role after Joe Nathan departed for the Tigers, but according to Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News… 104 more words
It looks like Neftali Feliz returning to the closer’s role in Arlington may not be a forgone conclusion after all.
According to Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News, Feliz has been less than impressive during Rangers’ camp, struggling with his mechanics during bullpens and intrasquad games, and as a result, not getting his arm extended enough to max out his velocity. 356 more words