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Tonight’s RoughRider Game Canceled

Tonight’s Texas Collegiate League game between the Frisco RoughRiders and the Tulsa Driller’s has been canceled. The RoughRider’s announced the change this afternoon. Wednesday’s 4:00pm and Thursday’s 3:00pm games will be played as scheduled. Both games will be played without fans. The RoughRiders have not given a reason for the cancellation.

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Who Goes Where?

It’s almost time for the Rangers to cut their MLB Roster down to 30 and decide who moves along to the Alternate Team. Here are my best guesses on where some of the minor league prospects will end up. Let’s start easy; Leody Taveras moves up to the show. He has more than proven himself…

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Summer Camp Prospect Update

Yesterday the public got their first good Summer Camp look at some Ranger prospects when they broadcast play on TexasRangers.com. It wasn’t just a batting practice (though Choo did hit the plate three half innings in a row) and it wasn’t quite a scrimmage (again, see Choo’s batting, among others) but what it was was…

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Yohander Mendez reinstated and added to 60-man

Today the Rangers reinstated Yohander Mendez and added him to the 60 man Summer Camp Roster. Mendez had been suspended in March for seeking unauthorized outside medical care. He had not played in Spring Training due to left shoulder inflammation. President of Baseball Operations Jon Daniels had been asked about the suspension and stated, “There’s…

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Rangers Release Summer Camp Roster

The Texas Rangers organization released their roster for upcoming “Summer Camp” or “Spring Training 2.0.” Some surprises on the roster include Josh Jung and Sam Huff, both of whom were expected to make a splash in the minor leagues this season. It’s doubtful they will make the final cut for the shortened season but should…

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Rangers Sign Three Draft Picks: UPDATED

Today the Texas Rangers signed three of their top five draft picks. Justin Foscue, Evan Carter and Dylan MacLean were all signed to the team. Foscue, the first round draft pick, got a $3.25 million bonus. Carter’s was $1.25 million and MacLean’s $1.2 million. In other news, the Rangers came to terms with undrafted free…

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Rangers Agree To Deals With seven undrafted Free Agents

Today the Texas Rangers Organization agreed to deals with two undrafted free agents; Connor Sechler and Fernando Amara. Undrafted Free Agents cannot be signed for more than $20,000 Sechler is a right-handed relief pitcher from Missouri State. In September of 2019 he was suspended indefinitely for a “Violation of Team Rules” though no specifics were…

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Making the Rangers: Our All Minor League Lineup

Needless to say, we’re a bit lost here at The Prospect Times without baseball. That lets our minds get to wandering, and our fearless leader Heath mentioned the other day, “What would a Rangers lineup look like if you could only fill it with current minor leaguers?” Hmm. What if indeed! The only stipulation was…