Russell Wilson takes field for Texas Rangers

Russell Wilson takes field for Texas Rangers

Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Mar 3, 2014; Surprise, AZ, USA; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson does fielding drills during Texas Rangers practice at Surprise Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

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by TED BERG / USA TODAY Sports and KING 5 News

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Posted on March 3, 2014 at 1:21 PM

Super Bowl-winning Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson made his long-awaited visit to Texas Rangers camp in Arizona on Monday. Wilson played Class A ball for the Rockies in 2010 and 2011 before the Rangers selected him in the Rule 5 Draft this December.

Wilson’s agent confirmed in February that he had no plans to participate in Rangers’ practices, but from the looks of it, he at least did a few drills:

Other infielders in Rangers’ camp — not to mention manager Ron Washington — looked pretty thrilled for the celebrity sighting.

 

For any Seahawks fans who are still nervous that Wilson may give up his football career for baseball, this tweet and Instagram post Sunday should keep you at ease:

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