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SEPTEMBER 20: Reflief pitcher Neftali Feliz #30 of the Texas Rangers is pulled from the game by Manager Ron Washington #38 after walking in the winning run during the 8th inning of the game at Kauffman Stadium on September 20, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Joakim Soria was told before the game he would be Texas' closer. He gave up his first run of spring training in the eighth.
Alcides Escobar went 3 for 3 with three RBIs and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 8-4 Saturday.
The Rangers have announced that Tanner Scheppers has won a spot in the starting rotation, and Joakim Soria is the team's closer Scheppers will join Yu Darvish and Martin Perez in the Opening Day rotation, and Robbie Ross, Tommy Hanson, Colby Lewis and Joe Saunders are fighting for the final two spots in the rotation.