Joakim Soria News Archive
Manager Ron Washington prefers to have a single closer emerge this spring but wouldn't rule out a closer-by-committee approach if needed according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
Soria and Neftali Feliz remain deadlocked in a battle for the closers' role, with manager Ron Washington declaring that the job is "open" according to the team's web site.
Soria's stock inched higher Sunday with a perfect inning of work in his spring debut coupled with a rough outing from Neftali Feliz.
Soria and Neftali Feliz are believed to be the two leading candidates to emerge as Texas' closer this season.