Young was said to have had three solid offers for the 2014 season, including one from the Dodgers that included the promise of a prominent role that included at least 500 at bats. He chose instead to retire to spend more time with his family – his wife Cristina and three sons. “As much as I love baseball, I’m ready for the next chapter in my life.”
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The import is that the Rangers now hold their playoff fate in their own hands. They can make the playoffs by winning games, without needing help from another team to beat an opponent Texas is chasing.
The Rangers are home for six games this week starting Monday night with three against the Pirates, who are reeling as badly as Texas. The Bucs have lost four in a row, surrendering their lead in the National League Central to St. Louis, who leads Pittsburgh by 1.5 games and Cincinnati by two.