CF of the future? Why a full-time role for Joey Gallo could open up major possibilities for the Rangers

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CF of the future? Why a full-time role for Joey Gallo could open up major possibilities for the Rangers
CF of the future? Why a full-time role for Joey Gallo could open up major possibilities for the Rangers

ARLINGTON -- Joey Gallo now has two full weeks' worth of work as an everyday center fielder. Time to ask the inevitable question: Could this be a long-term deal, like past 2019? After all, it might be time to move on to something else other than questions about his offense. In Tuesday's 5-3 win over Seattle, he got the Rangers' offense started with a second-inning double, then after the game drew close late, the AL OPS leader delivered his 15th homer of the season. So, about center: If he is capable in the long term, it opens up a much easier path for Willie Calhoun to have a regular role, a point which may have become temporarily moot when Calhoun left with a sore quadriceps muscle in the seventh

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