Tag Archives: Jurickson Profar

The Rangers Chances for 2015

These are the things that need to happen for the Rangers to compete for the AL West Division Title and a spot in the playoffs this season: 1.  Yu Darvish needs to continue being Yu Darvish, and cannot get hurt. … Continue reading

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Even More Worried

So, since my last post things have not gotten better.  On June 9, Jamey Newberg wrote this.  I thought he was being entirely too optimistic then, and I think he was WAY TOO OPTIMISTIC now.  Basically his premise was that … Continue reading

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Worried

Since May 20th, the day the Rangers started a series with the A’s that they lost 2 out of 3 games in, they are 7-9.  They’ve gone from having a decent divisional lead to now being in second place.  The … Continue reading

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Profar and Olt are NOT Playing Well

So, the Rangers’ two best prospects are the worst offensive players on their AAA team.  Awesome. http://www.milb.com/milb/stats/stats.jsp?t=t_ibp&cid=102&stn=true&sid=t102

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Mike Olt Really Struggling at AAA Round Rock

I mentioned in my Spring Training post that Mike Olt played pretty poorly this spring. I also mentioned that he was beginning to remind me of another former “big” prospect named Brandon Wood.  A guy who had a lot of … Continue reading

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Rangers Trade Kinsler, Call up Profar

After signing Elvis Andrus to a contract extension, the Rangers made an even bigger move today by trading second baseman Ian Kinsler to the Brewers.  They immediately called up Jurickson Profar from AAA Round Rock.  The move indicates the organization’s … Continue reading

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Andrus Gets 8-Year Extension

Basically the contract reads that he will be a Ranger through 2018 and then has the ability to opt-out and become a free-agent.  He will be 30 then.  This is good for the Rangers.  Now, let’s trade Kinsler and bring … Continue reading

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