Andres Blanco said the finger he hurt Tuesday he originally hurt last month in Baltimore. He said the good news is that it's not broken. While he said he could play Wednesday, manager Ron Washington said it won't happen. Nelson Cruz will also get the day off.
As for the slimmed-down notes. ...
With Tampa Bay's win, the Rangers officially clinched the No. 3 seed.
Scott Feldman is winless in his last seven starts.
Tommy Hunter's last relief appearance came in April 2009 for Frisco.
Bengie Molina is quietly heating up. He's hitting .538 over his last four starts.
- Anthony Andro