Found It: A Reason For Rangers Fans To Remain Optimistic

Good enough to have his picture taken in color next season.
Good enough to have his picture taken in color next season.
Good enough to have his picture taken in color next season.

As the Rangers produce an awful end to what had been a surprisingly entertaining season – didja see the misplayed fly ball between Brandon Boggs and Josh Hamilton in last night’s loss? – there is another reason to look forward to the future.

His name is Neftali Feliz.

A flame-throwing, 20-year-old pitcher stolen from the Atlanta Braves in the great Mark Teixeira heist of 2007, Feliz enhanced his legend last night with a hitless five innings for AA Frisco. Let's give this guy a September call up, shall we?

Speaking of 11 losses in 13 games, don’t I remember some dork predicting Texas’ post All-Star demise? Thought so. -- Richie Whitt


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