Scouting Rangers Prospect #40: John Bannister

John Bannister had an excellent performance in his first season back from Tommy John surgery, as he reached Double-A and was added to the 40-man roster in 2008. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at the 25-year-old hurler with a Q&A feature and an in-depth scouting report.
February 20, 2009

Winterball Roundup - 10/25

John Bannister continued his excellent play in the Arizona Fall League with two scoreless innings on Saturday afternoon. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's winterball action.
October 26, 2008

Winterball Roundup - 10/7

The Arizona Fall League's Surprise Rafters kicked off their 2008 campaign on Tuesday afternoon with a 10-3 loss to the Peoria Javelinas. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at how the Rangers' prospects faired in the contest.
October 8, 2008

Instant Analysis: Bakersfield/San Jose (7/22)

SAN JOSE, CA - Left-hander Zach Phillips pitched a gem on Tuesday night while left fielder Chad Tracy came up with a pair of clutch hits. Lone Star Dugout has quotes and analysis from Bakersfield's 3-2 victory over the San Jose Giants.
July 23, 2008

Bannister feeling strong

FRISCO - After missing the entire 2007 season while rehabbing from Tommy John surgery, 24-year-old pitcher John Bannister is back on the mound. The righty was recently promoted to Double-A Frisco, where beat writer Todd Kaufmann was able to catch up with him.
April 25, 2008