Since November, we have been focusing on our picks for the top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. Before we made our top-50 list, we considered a number of players. In this two-part series, we look at the players who just missed making the final list.
January 18, 2013
SURPRISE, Ariz. – It was a busy day at the Texas Rangers' complex on Thursday. The Rangers played their first intrasquad game of the spring, with a number of young prospects seeing game action. Four of Frankie Piliere's top 100 MLB Draft prospects were also playing in Surprise Stadium. Lone Star Dugout has notes from both events.
March 2, 2012
Due to the presence of third baseman Adrian Beltre in the majors and a wealth of prospects at the hot corner, the Texas Rangers are moving Tom Mendonca to catcher this season. Lone Star Dugout caught up with the 23-year-old, who is working to learn the position in Arizona.
January 12, 2012