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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.


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 [5]

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[1] @Rangers: https://twitter.com/Rangers

[2] #SpringTraining: https://twitter.com/search?q=%23SpringTraining&src=hash

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[4] February 20, 2014: https://twitter.com/DangeRussWilson/statuses/436614506526294016

[5] T.R. Sullivan, MLB.com: http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20140220&content_id=68024314&notebook_id=68040312&vkey=notebook_tex&c_id=tex

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