Texas Rangers: Take 'Em or Trash 'Em?
The Rangers completed the best season in franchise history on Monday with a disappointing 3-1 loss in Game 5 to end the World Series.
This young team could stay together and try to win more AL West titles and get back to the World Series again. But Jon Daniels still has questions he must answer as he assembles his team for 2011. We're giving you a chance to answer those questions too.
On a good team like Texas, there are plenty more guys you'd take than trash. But tell us which ones you'd keep for next season and which ones you'd thank and send on their way.
Durrett: Likely going to retire, but great for staff. Take.
Durrett: Good veteran who showed toughness. Take.
Durrett: Did we find the future first baseman? Take.
Durrett: Not good enough at the plate. Trash.
Durrett: A part of the young core. Take.
Durrett: Team leader signed up long-term. Take.
Durrett: Be sure ALCS wasn't a tryout for the Yanks. Take.
Durrett: Maybe the most underrated player in majors. Take.
Durrett: Sign him to multi-year deal despite injuries. Take.
Durrett: Powerful bat key in middle of order. Take.
Durrett: Fits in clubhouse, but not in the OF. Trash.
Durrett: Has tools and improving on defense. Take.
Durrett: Has another good year left in him. Take.
Durrett: Incredibly valuable while Kinsler was out. Take.
Durrett: Did you forget he was on the team? Me too. Trash.
Durrett: Not certain sinker ever returns, but any trade value? Trash.
Durrett: Critical piece, but his health worries me. Trash.
Durrett: Tough finish, but he's young and skilled. Take.
Durrett: Can he take Francisco's spot in the 8th? Take.
Durrett: Reliable veteran under contract in 2011. Take.
Durrett: As one fan wrote: He can strikeout Chuck Norris on two pitches. Take.
Durrett: He's more left-handed than you and will get a raise. Take.
Durrett: Clutch playoff performer was consistent. Take.
Durrett: Still young and will learn from playoffs. Take.
Durrett: Starter candidate in the spring. Take.
Durrett: Tired down the stretch, but is deceptive. Take.
Durrett: The next Mariano Rivera? Take.
Durrett: Could be key late-inning piece. Take.
Durrett: Can spot start and handle middle relief. Take.
Durrett: Dynamic duo leads team into new era. Take.
Durrett: Architect of turnaround and staff must be re-signed. Take.
Durrett: Master motivator deserves long-term deal. Take.
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