Fort Worth — Baseball in Texas is a better world with Nolan Ryan in it.
Texas Rangers. Houston Astros. Round Rock Express. It doesn’t matter whose fans will get to see him on game nights.
Even after his untidy departure from the Rangers, Ryan’s name brings a mantle of royalty to any ballclub’s company directory.
The news Tuesday that the Astros had hired Ryan as an “executive adviser” suggests that Nolan himself was thinking along the same lines.
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