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Jason Babin voided the final two years of his Jacksonville Jaguars contract and is now a free agent.
The Jaguars were hoping to restructure Babin's deal but he was not that interested in staying in Jacksonville for another season. Babin basically told the Jags I don't want your money, I'm out of here. He was still due $6 million in each of the next two seasons. The 33-year-old will be looked at as a situational pass rusher on the open market. ANALYST: Drew Phelps
Wandy Rodriguez allowed just one run on five hits and three walks with five strikeouts over five innings against the Angels on Friday.
Sigh. He’s like that bad penny you just can’t get rid of, no matter how hard you try. Just when you think Major League teams have had enough of him and his boring mediocrity, someone goes and brings good ol’ Wandy back from the dead. It’s difficult to imagine that he’ll last long with the Rangers, especially with the number of home runs he normally allows, but consider this the warning to stay away. This start may not look bad on the surface, but it’s just setting you up for something downright horrible in the future. He’ll get another start next week against the Mariners, but we cannot, in good conscience, recommend using him. Analysis: Howard Bender