Neftali Feliz will do what helps team

Updated: March 7, 2011, 10:02 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Texas Rangers pitcher Neftali Feliz said Monday that his preference is to close in 2011, but added that he is happy to start if that's what the club needs.

"I've done it before," Feliz said, through a translator, of closing. "I did it in the past and I'm comfortable in that role. I know what it takes and know the preparation."

The 22-year-old had 40 saves in 2010 and was the AL Rookie of the Year. He is working in spring training as a starter, something that could ...

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