Nelson Cruz will be activated Monday
The Rangers will activate Nelson Cruz on the 40-man roster Monday in their tiebreaker game against the Rays, general manager Jon Daniels said Sunday. He completed his 50-game suspension for violation Major League Baseball’s Basic Agreement and its Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment program.A following move on the roster will be announced before the game.
Daniels did not say if Cruz would be in the lineup and said it would be Rangers manager Ron Washington’s decision.
“We’re playing really good baseball, and the guys are excited,” Cruz said. “I’m excited, and I’m happy to be back and be with my teammates and play the game that I love.”