ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Marlon Byrd wore a Cubs uniform as a member of the National League All-Star team on Tuesday. But he a part of him is still a Ranger.
"I"m really happy for everybody over there," Byrd said. "I saw how the culture of that clubhouse changed in three years under Wash. I feel like I was a part of that. I know I was. They've got a great team and a great group of guys."
Byrd, who is hitting .319 with nine homers and 40 RBIs in Chicago this year, was a member of the Rangers from 2007-2009. He hit .283 or better each season. In his final season, Byrd had 20 homers and 89 RBIs, landing him the three-year deal from the Cubs.