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  1. W2W4: Rangers at Winter Meetings

    Richard Durrett

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- It's time for the annual MLB Winter Meetings. This year, the event takes place at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention center, home to a ridiculously large lobby (a few of them, actually). Things begin Monday morning and fin...

    Blog | December 02, 2012
  2. Ian Kinsler talks extension, Angels

    Richard Durrett

    Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler termed discussions with the Rangers on an extension as "preliminary," but there's little doubt he'd like to remain in Texas. "I'd love to be a Ranger for life," Kinsler said on Saturday. "I was drafted by this or...

    Blog | December 10, 2011
  3. C.J. Wilson thanks Rangers fans

    Richard Durrett

    C.J. Wilson wrote a message to Rangers fans on his Facebook page earlier today (thanks to Adam Morris at LoneStarBall.com for noting it and posting it): I just want to say thank you to all the ranger fans who have supported me, and my efforts in t...

    Blog | December 09, 2011
  4. Jon Daniels talks offseason with Ben & Skin

    Richard Durrett

    Rangers general manager Jon Daniels talked with "The Ben and Skin Show" on ESPN 103.3 FM on Friday. A few things: * Daniels knows the Angels improved their club on Thursday: "The Angels got better yesterday certainly in the short-term and a decent...

    Blog | December 09, 2011
  5. C.J. Wilson's 5-year deal backloaded

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- As expected, with the Angels getting some money off the books after the 2012 season, C.J. Wilson's 5-year, $77.5 million deal is backloaded to help the payroll. A look at the numbers: 2012: $10 million, plus a $2.5 million signing bonus ...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  6. Exit strategy: Don't blame Wilson or Texas

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- The departure of C.J. Wilson has created mixed feelings among the Rangers fan base (at least those hitting me up on twitter and email). Some aren't too sad to see him go, while others aren't happy with the Rangers for not giving him an offe...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  7. Lobby talk: Trade complete with Baltimore

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- The lobby is just about completely empty now. There are a few more TV hits for folks, but for the most part everyone has left. Most of the team officials have departed as well. A few final chatter items: * The Rangers did complete the Ta...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  8. C.J. Wilson: Rangers not close to other offers

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Newest Angel C.J. Wilson said he was a little disappointed the Rangers didn't try harder to bring him back to Texas. "I understand the position the organzation is in, in the sense that they have a lot of young talent and that's something...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  9. Thad Levine: AL West just got tougher

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Rangers assistant general manager Thad Levine joked that once he'd heard the Angels had signed Albert Pujols, he raced to the Grand Ballroom at the Hilton Anatole hotel to change his club's Rule 5 draft strategy. "I was too late," Levine...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  10. Lobby talk: Rule 5 draft, Angels, muffins

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- It's the final day of the 2011 Winter Meetings were at the Hilton Anatole and that means the Rule 5 draft. A few random things this morning (more to come later): * How about those Angels? They are in on Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson and ...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  11. Lobby talk: Wilson wait, Darvish to post

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- It's now the wee hours of Thursday morning and still no decision from left-handed free agent pitcher C.J. Wilson. This may not happen until later this morning. Other things: * Yu Darvish will be posted on Thursday, according to a tweet b...

    Blog | December 08, 2011
  12. Lobby talk: Wilson wait, Garza, Boras

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- The lobby isn't quite as full as its been the past two nights, but there is certainly a buzz in the air about C.J. Wilson. He's here at the Hilton Anatole and is contemplating his offers. A few thoughts: * The wait continues as Wilson me...

    Blog | December 07, 2011
  13. Rangers prepared to lose C.J. Wilson

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- General Jon Daniels said early Wednesday evening that the club hadn't met with C.J. Wilson's agent, Bob Garber, since a Tuesday night chat, and that nothing was scheduled. He added that they'd of course meet if Garber called. "I haven't ...

    Blog | December 07, 2011
  14. Lobby talk: Mark Buehrle heads to Miami

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- The Miami Marlins, according to various reports (including Jayson Stark at ESPN.com), have agreed to terms with Mark Buehrle on a four-year, $58 million deal. (Amazingly, that means they've spent $191 million on Heath Bell, Jose Reyes and n...

    Blog | December 07, 2011
  15. Lobby talk: C.J. Wilson gets a 6-year offer?

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS -- Sure, Albert Pujols is still a major talking point out here at the Hilton Anatole. But in the last few hours, C.J. Wilson's name is making the rounds in a hurry. Let's take a look at some of what is out there: * ESPN's Karl Ravech report...

    Blog | December 07, 2011
  16. Wilson says he hasn't made decision yet

    Richard Durrett

    DALLAS - As of Wednesday afternoon, free agent left-handed pitcher C.J. Wilson said he had not made a decision about where he was signing a long-term contract. Wilson said "no decision" in a text about what he might do and when asked if it was a d...

    Blog | December 07, 2011