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Russell Wilson Going to Spring Training
Posted By Amanda Borges On February 21, 2014 @ 8:39 AM In Borges - Article,Insider Main,MLB,News and Rumors | No Comments
The Seahawks QB tweeted that he will be attending spring training with the Rangers in Arizona.
— Russell Wilson (@DangeRussWilson) February 20, 2014 
The Rangers selected Wilson in the Minor League phase of the Rule 5 Draft at the Winter Meetings last December. The Rangers paid $12,000 to take him from the Rockies organization, where he was a Minor League infielder in 2010-11.
The Rangers don’t expect him to give up football but they do see benefits of having a championship professional athlete around their young players even if it is only for a few weeks.
For more on this story visit: T.R. Sullivan, MLB.com Russell Wilson Going to Spring Training by Amanda Borges
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 February 20, 2014: https://twitter.com/DangeRussWilson/statuses/436614506526294016
 T.R. Sullivan, MLB.com: http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20140220&content_id=68024314¬ebook_id=68040312&vkey=notebook_tex&c_id=tex
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