Lance Berkman not ready to retire

Updated: August 1, 2013, 7:57 PM ET
Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Lance Berkman isn't ready to retire yet. He wants to try and help the Texas Rangers down the stretch.

The 37-year-old designated hitter who is on the disabled list said Thursday, after pondering his playing future for several days, that he's "coming back."

"I feel like if I can push myself and endure a little bit of discomfort to try and help this team win," Berkman said. "I've made up my mind that's what this team needs to happen and I'm going to do my ...

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