Will Globe Life Field's roof lure top free agents? Three Texas Rangers GMs discuss

Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Texas Rangers general manger Jon Daniels didn't need a reminder but he got one anyway. Tuesday's double-header at Globe Life Park, which included the smallest announced attendance in a decade for Game 2, was a brutal reminder of how suffocating the North Texas heat can be and why the team is moving into a retractable-roof ballpark next season. Daniels was among a trio of the most prominent general managers in Rangers history who gathered Thursday night for a grand opening dinner at the new Live! By Loews hotel at Texas Live! “Anybody who wasn't sure about wanting a roof after the doubleheader we had the other day … 108 degrees. Brutal,” Daniels said during a round-table discussion with Doug Melvin

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