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When fans can expect to see Willie Calhoun with Rangers; Joe West suspension ‘completely without cause’

When fans can expect to see Willie Calhoun with Rangers; Joe West suspension ‘completely without cause’
Willie Calhoun runs the bases for the Oklahoma City Dodgers. Calhoun joined the Rangers' minor league system July 31,2017, as part of the Rangers trade that sent Yu Darvish to the Los Angeles Dodgers. (Photo by Oklahoma City Dodgers)
Oklahoma City Dodgers/ Willie Calhoun runs the bases for the Oklahoma City Dodgers. Calhoun joined the Rangers’ minor league system July 31,2017, as part of the Rangers trade that sent Yu Darvish to the Los Angeles Dodgers. (Photo by Oklahoma City Dodgers)

Gerry Fraley, Rangers beat writer for SportsDayDFW.com and The Dallas Morning News, answered questions about the team in a live chat Thursday. Here are some highlights.

I think Gallo’s best position is left field. His arm is wasted at 1st base. What do you think? Better defense is needed and I think Banny is carried away with these guys playing so many positions all the time.

Gerry Fraley: Joe Maddon has popularized the use of multi-position players. That is more effective in the NL, with its exciting double-switches, but can…

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