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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 18th-May 22nd

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

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Rangers Mt. Rushmore: Best 1st Baseman

Going along with the theme, each week I’ll introduce a new Rangers themed Mt. Rushmore prompt and unveil the four faces who best demonstrate that prompt.

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Rangers’ Rodriguez Keeps Red Sox Bats Quiet In 3-1 Win

Wandy Rodriguez pitched 6 2-3 solid innings, Mitch Moreland hit a solo homer and drove in two runs, and the Texas Rangers beat the Red Sox 3-1 on Thursday night.

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MLB Plans For Cuba Exhibition Next Spring

Major League Baseball hopes to move ahead with plans for an exhibition game in Cuba next year.

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MLB, Reds Discussing Pete Rose Role At All-Star Game

Pete Rose’s role at the All-Star game in Cincinnati will be determined by Major League Baseball and the Reds after they determine what other obligations the banned career hits leader has.

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Josh Hamilton, outfielder for the Texas Rangers, talks with the media at Globe Life Park on April 27, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

More Triple-A Before Josh Rejoins Rangers

Josh Hamilton is headed back to Triple-A before rejoining the Rangers. The team said that the 2010 AL MVP would return to Round Rock for home games through Saturday.

05/20/2015

Yovani Gallardo of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning at Fenway Park on May 19, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (credit: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Gallardo Falters As Red Sox Top Rangers 4-3

Solo home runs by Mike Napoli and David Ortiz helped the Red Sox hold on for a 4-3 win over the Rangers, on a night when both teams struggled to generate much offense.

05/20/2015

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How Much Does The First Month Of The MLB Season Matter?

Does first place really matter in May? Does last place? We broke down 20 years of baseball history to find out.

05/19/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Can Cabrera Be The New Home Run King?

Let the comparisons begin. Miguel Cabrera hit his 400th home run over the weekend against the St. Louis Cardinals.

05/19/2015

Bruce Chen of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Kansas City Royals at Surprise Stadium on March 4, 2007 in Surprise, Arizona. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Chen Retires From MLB After 17 Seasons

Well-traveled pitcher Bruce Chen announced his retirement Monday night after 17 seasons in the major leagues.

05/19/2015

Josh Hamilton, outfielder for the Texas Rangers, talks with the media at Globe Life Park on April 27, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Maybe A Week Before Hamilton Rejoins Rangers

Josh Hamilton could be another week from getting back to the majors with the Texas Rangers.

05/18/2015

Ross Detwiler of the Texas Rangers throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 14, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Rangers Put Detwiler On DL, Fujikawa On Assignment

Japanese reliever Kyuji Fujikawa has been designated for assignment after only two appearances for the Texas Rangers, who also Sunday placed left-handed starter Ross Detwiler on the 15-day disabled list.

05/18/2015

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