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Adrian Beltre plays 'Duck, Duck, Goose' (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Texas Rangers infielder Adrian Beltre doesn't like people touching his head, so when it came time to play "Duck, Duck, Goose" during a visit to a local elementary school, things got interesting.Video via MLB. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers 2015 Preview: 3 Up and 3 Down

2014 was a forgetful year for the Texas Rangers.  The team encountered injury after injury, leading them to the third worst record in Major League Baseball at 67-95.  With all of last year’s injuries, it is difficult to predict the 2015 season with any certainty.  The good news is almost everyone is back healthy.  The bad news is no one is entirely sure what kind of impact...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Beltré Needs to stay Texas’ Beating Heart in 2015

Adrian Beltre #29 of the Texas Rangers looks on during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on August 19, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Mandatory Credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) At 35-years-old, Texas Rangers veteran third baseman Adrian Beltré has always been the consistent heartbeat the past four years in Arlington. Now the oldest among a lot of young players, he...
Via The Sports Journal
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Player Profile #16: Adrian Beltre | 3B | TEX

The 2015 Fantasy Baseball Draft Guide and Draft Pack, with two great draft day tools, are here! Get your copies today! Adrian Beltre hit at least 25 HR in seven of the eight seasons from 2006-2013 before falling to just 19 HR last year. In a full-season of PA he didn’t reach either 80 R or RBI, and it’s clear the soon-to-be 36-year-old third baseman is washed up. Well if...
Via Baseball Professor
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Is 16 million too much for Adrian Beltre in 2016?

The Texas Rangers picked up the club option for Adrian Beltre for the 2016 season for $16 million. General Manager Jon Daniels said it was a no-brainer to pick up the option. Beltre has been one of the most consistent and best players on the Rangers since he signed with the team after the 2010 season. His impact was felt immediately as he played a pivotal role in the team’s 2011...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

How Adrian Beltre Has Defied Father Time

This is it. This is the year Adrian Beltre finally declines. Yep, you heard it here first, folks. Adrian Beltre is donezo. I mean, come on — dude’s about to be 36 years old. He’s logged 10,001 plate appearances since he entered the league in 1998, a number topped by only Derek Jeter. His defense […]
Via Fangraphs
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

'Career' Ranger Beltre focused on 2015 season

Adrian Beltre made his debut in Texas Rangers camp Sunday in what could be his final season with the club contractually. It's likely not going to go down that way though. Beltre, the club's most valuable player in a lost 2014 season, needs 586 plate appearances this season to have his 2016 option picked up for $16 million. The Rangers have no plans to let it get to that point because...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Adrian Beltre’s AL MVP Candidacy For 2015

Adrian Beltre has been a steady machine for years. In 2015, the Texas Rangers’ star should be viewed as an MVP hopeful. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) My dark horse AL MVP candidate for the upcoming season is a 35-year-old who played for a last-place team in 2014. This individual is named Adrian Beltre. He’s the epitome of reliable. His run of production has resulted...
Via The Sports Journal
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Rangers' Beltre reflects on 2,500th hit

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers may be mired in a six-game slide but that hasn't kept Adrian Beltre from producing at a historic pace.      Beltre, who is hitting .321 this season, is coming off a four-hit night Tuesday. His first hit was the 2,500th of his career. That made his just the sixth player since 1900 to reach that mark while playing the majority of his games at...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Beltre's hot bat not enough to spark Rangers offense

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Rangers call it "taking a half day off" when a position player spends a game as the designated. However, Adrian Beltre put in a full day's work in his turn as the DH on Wednesday. Beltre swatted two homers to drive in five runs while temporarily ceding his third base duties. It still wasn't enough to keep Baltimore from claiming a 6-5 win, but at least the...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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