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06/14/11 5:48 PM ET

Rangers' Gentry trades tweets with fans

Tweet: What do you love most about playing in Texas? #texastwittertue - averyfan

Craig: Here we go...It is close to the family and I know a lot of people in the area. #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers Hi Craig! What is your favorite ballpark to play at, besides the Ballpark in Arlington? Thanks for answering! #TexasTwitterTue - ChasingHalos

Craig: Probably Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia. They pack the park and you can feel the atmosphere. #texastwittertue

Tweet: #TexasTwitterTue Craig, with the College World Series coming up which team do you want to see win the title? - alaynachabot

Craig: I'm going with Florida from the SEC. #texastwittertue

Tweet: Hi Craig, being from Arkansas and not far from Dallas, did you root for the Rangers growing up? #TexasTwitterTue - VegasTexan

Craig: No, not really. I was more of a Cubs and Braves fan becuase those were the teams we got on TV. #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers #TexasTwitterTue Dear Craig, I'm your biggest fan! I was wondering, how do you prepare for each and every game, starting or not? - AllieJ48

Craig: I come in like I'm going to play every day. Hit in the cage and then take batting practice. #texastwittertue

Tweet: #TexasTwitterTue Craig, do you contribute any of you success to the baseball powerhouse of Ft Smith Christian? -Gardner - Jeremy_TGIF

Craig: I contribute all of my success to Fort Worth Christian and to the Gardner family. #texastwittertue

Tweet: #texastwittertue Hi Craig! What's your walkup music? - dxp7

Craig: Switchfoot...Songs Meant to Live. #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers Craig, any advice for this future Razorback? #texastwittertue - sarahSBH

Craig: Go to as many sporting events as possible and have school spirit! #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers Hey Craig, how big of a difference in AAA from the Majors? #texastwittertue - Flyguyify

Craig: The main difference is getting used to the atmosphere of the big leagues and the ballparks. #texastwittertue

Tweet: Who were your baseball heroes growing up? #texastwittertue - averyfan

Craig: I liked Andre Dawson, Mickey Mantle, and Ryne Sandberg. #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers Craig - What do you like to do in the offseason? #texastwittertue - rffan1

Craig: Play golf, work out and go on vacation. #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers Do you know how fast you run a 40 yard dash? Love watching you fly around the basepaths. #texastwittertue - ryangberry

Craig: I have never run a 40-yard dash. Sorry #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers #texastwittertue Hi Craig - Did you always want to be a ball player growing up? - dxp7

Craig: Actually my favorite sport growing up was basketball. But as I got older I was better at baseball. #texastwittertue

Tweet: #texastwittertue Craig, did your mindset change when Borbon was sent down, and it was clear you would be in the majors for a while? - rtruesdell

Craig: It was a confidence booster. #texastwittertue

Tweet: Hey Craig! I got to see the Rangers play in Philadelphia recently; it was a fun game. Do you enjoy interleague play? #TexasTwitterTue - ScoldyLox

Craig: Everyone on the bench gets a chance to get in the game in the N.L.parks. There's a lot more strategy involved. #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers #texastwittertue What did you like the most about playing in OKC for the Redhawks? - b_step

Craig: The ballpark being in Bricktown. The area is real nice. #texastwittertue

Tweet: @Rangers Craig, did you ever run Track? If so what events? I would assume sprints. #TexasTwitterTue - TylerG02

Craig: I ran all the sprints, 100, 200, 400...also long and high jump and pole vault. We won 3 state titles. #texastwittertue

Tweet: Even though you are a professional, has there been any player you've played with or against that made you "starstruck"? #texastwittertue - averyfan

Craig: Probably the first time I played against Derek Jeter. #texastwittertue

@Rangers: Craig had to go to work. Thanks for participating in Texas Twitter Tuesday. See you next week. #texastwittertue

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