Found It: A Reason For Rangers Fans To Remain Optimistic
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?
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