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Rangers' Mike Napoli takes a lead role

From plate production to pitching staff's development, catcher's fingerprints spread

Updated: March 2, 2012, 2:27 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- It's Yu-mania at Texas Rangers spring training. And those fans and media not racing all over the back fields at Surprise Recreational Campus chasing after the Japanese star are watching Neftali Feliz work on his changeup or Josh Hamilton whack balls in batting practice.

But don't let the buzz fool you. If the Rangers are to return to the World Series and win it this time, Mike Napoli's fingerprints will be all over the trophy.

It's not that Napoli doesn't have his ...

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