Originally posted on NBC Dallas- Fort Worth  |  Last updated 11/9/11
Ever wonder how the Texas Rangers feel about going into the 2012 season with Mitch Moreland as their everyday first baseman? Even though news came out last week that Moreland was battling a wrist injury throughout the second half of the season, it still doesn't inspire a big "wow factor" when you have Moreland at one of the biggest offensive production positions on the diamond. He's by far the best defensive option on the current roster, but what if the Rangers could have a significant upgrade? That is a strong possibility this off-season with a seemingly perfect storm of first baseman free agents on the market as both Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder are free for the taking. Less than a week ago we hashed out the background of both of these guys, and none of that has changed. But what has changed is there has simply been a little more time to digest everything and forecast the future a little. The Rangers have money to spend. Pujols is likely going to command 10 years for anywhere...
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