ARLINGTON, Texas Lance Berkman was back in the Texas Rangers clubhouse after four rehab games but that doesn't mean he's ready to join the club.
Berkman, who is on the disabled list because of his left hip and right knee, wasn't activated Friday and when and if that happens remains to be seen. Berkman and the club have also talked about the possibility of waiting until the rosters expand on Sept. 1 before making a move with Berkman.
"We're still talking about if I need a little more polish and kind of re-evaluating the whole situation," said Berkman, who played two games for Triple-A Round Rock and two for Double-A Frisco. "Just see kind of where we are. I felt pretty good about everything. I was able to score from second and do some of the things if I'm going to be a positive addition to this roster. I think the main thing is the timing at the plate, the performance and feeling like I'll get on base and score."
Berkman, who has been on the DL since July 7, said a decision could...