Phil Kuchinsky at Spring Training; Rangers turning into walking wounded
POSTED: Friday, February 21, 2014 - 8:46pm
UPDATED: Friday, February 21, 2014 - 9:03pm
Surprise, Ariz. — KETK's Phil Kuchinsky is watching several players not play because they are hurt.
Four pitchers can't pitch for the Rangers.
Matt Harrison is having stiffness in his lower back.
Derek Holland is recovering from knee surgery.
Neftali Feliz has a tight shoulder.
Tanner Scheppers is having back spasms.
Injuries at training camp are catching.
The Texas catcher can't catch.
Geovany Soto is also hurt.
He's got an ankle injury and the Rangers are already missing him.
"I like Geo because he brings emotion," said Rangers pitcher Michael Kirkman. "He makes sure you make that pitch."
"We love Geo, the way he catches, the way he handles the staff, the presence he brings to the staff," said Rangers manager Ron Washington.
The Rangers hope Soto will be back soon.
Along with the rest of the walking wounded.
Be sure to catch Phil's nightly reports from Rangers Training Camp in Arizona.