Category Archives: Texas Rangers

Scouting Report: Luis Sardinas (SS)

BLUF: Very good shortstop with hitting ability and speed, that could move quickly. The Player: Luis Sardinas (SS, Texas Rangers) – A big ticket signing ($1.2 million) in 2009, Sardinas debuted in the Arizona League in 2010. He played 40 … Continue reading

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2013 Texas Rangers Top 15 Prospects

The Rangers have one of the elite minor leagues systems in all of baseball. I don’t really want to try to explain how deep this system is with highly talented players; instead, I’ll just let you dig into the Top … Continue reading

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Accountability Check: Rangers 2012 Top 15 Prospects

Texas Rangers 2012 Top 15 Prospects (2/2/12) No matter what team you root for, it is impossible not to appreciate the immense talent the Rangers have accumulated at the minor league level. I’m by no means the Rangers expert that … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Jairo Beras (OF)

BLUF: Incredible power potential and more raw than most sashimi. The Player: Jairo Beras (OF, Texas Rangers) – While most teams viewed Beras as one of the most prized targets on the 2012 international market, the Rangers managed to demonstrate … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Ronald Guzman (1B)

BLUF: Potential to hit for average and power but very raw and very risky at just 17-years old. The Player: Ronald Guzman (1B, Texas Rangers) – Signed for $3.45 million during the 2011 international signing period. Debuted in the Arizona … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Jorge Alfaro (C)

BLUF: Incredible raw potential with full-spectrum tools, including big arm and power at a premium position. The Player: Jorge Alfaro (C, Texas Rangers) – Signed for a $1.3 million bonus out of Colombia, Alfaro missed time with a hand injury … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Leonys Martin (OF)

BLUF: Very solid everyday CF with all-around ability on offense and defense. The Player: Leonys Martin (OF, Texas Rangers) – The Rangers inked Martin to a big league deal valued at $15.6 million last May after he defected from the … Continue reading

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Scouting the Swap: Non-Waiver Deadline Passes

I got tied up at the ball park with some Nick Castellanos interviews yesterday but I wanted to circle back and hit the scouting reports on the prospects involved in the flurry of trades leading up to yesterday’s non-waiver trade … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Mike Olt (3B)

BLUF: Star potential at third base with great defense and plus-plus power. The Player: Mike Olt (3B, Texas Rangers) – Supplemental first-round pick by the Rangers out of Connecticut in 2010. Signed quickly and posted a .293/.390/.464 line in 69 … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Cody Buckel (RHP)

BLUF: High floor, low ceiling type that could max out as a number three or four starter. The Player: Cody Buckel (RHP, Texas Rangers) – Selected by the Rangers in the 2nd round in 2010. Made four relief appearances in … Continue reading

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