ESPN.com's Buster Olney lists his top MLB 2013 storylines. Some feature the Texas Rangers. Here's a brief look at one of those (you'll have to read the rest here if you're an insider).
3. The wild, wild AL West
The Angels ripped Josh Hamilton away from the Rangers, and the Rangers will go into spring training with a leaner lineup -- but perhaps a little hungrier and with something to prove under the leadership of Adrian Beltre, after the disappointing finish of 2012.
Check out all of the predicted storylines here. It's an interesting read.