Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Drew Smyly (33) pitches against the Texas Rangers a baseball game at Globe Life Park Monday, August 11, 2014 in Arlington TX. (Star-Telegram/ Richard W. Rodriguez)
Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Drew Smyly (33) pitches against the Texas Rangers a baseball game at Globe Life Park Monday, August 11, 2014 in Arlington TX. (Star-Telegram/ Richard W. Rodriguez) Richard W. Rodriguez Star-Telegram
Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Drew Smyly (33) pitches against the Texas Rangers a baseball game at Globe Life Park Monday, August 11, 2014 in Arlington TX. (Star-Telegram/ Richard W. Rodriguez) Richard W. Rodriguez Star-Telegram

After 11 seasons covering the Rangers for the Star-Telegram, Jeff Wilson knows that baseball is a 24/7/365 business and there is far more to baseball than just the 162 games each season. There’s also more to Jeff -- like a family and impressive arsenals of Titleist hats and adidas shoes -- but sometimes it’s hard to tell.