GEOVANY SOTO RUMORS & GOSSIP
The Texas Rangers will be without expected starting catcher Geovany Soto for the next three weeks after he had surgery Saturday morning to remove a small bone putting pressure on a tendon in his left foot.
After seeing Dr. John Crates on Friday, it was determined that Soto had Os trigonum syndrome, in which a small accessory bone is present. The bone, which is not found in all people...
The Texas Rangers have had their share of injury problems to deal with during the past offseason and the beginning of Spring Training. Some of those problems will linger well into the regular season. Here is a summary of five key players that the Rangers hope to get back soon as possible via Drew Davison of the Star Telegram.By Lancer0524, via Wikimedia CommonsMatt HarrisonHarrison...
The Texas Rangers won 91 games last year, but finished short of the post season. In order to get over the hump the Rangers know they need excellent seasons across the board and to remain healthy. The injury updates on Geovany Soto and Neftali Feliz, although not alarming, is something that the Rangers need to monitor, to make sure there are no lingering problems heading into...
The Texas Rangers re-signed catcher Geovany Soto on Tuesday and announced that they play to use him as their primary catcher for the 2014 season.
“We signed him with the expectation that he will be our regular, our primary catcher in 2014,” general manager Jon Daniels said. “I think we’ve got a lot of Rangers pitchers who are going to be very happy about that...
A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that catcher Geovany Soto is staying with the Texas Rangers and has agreed to a $2.75 million, one-year contract.
Soto's agreement allows him to earn an additional $250,000 in performance bonuses. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because the deal has not yet been announced.
Soto, who turns 30 next month...
Via AP on Fox
December 03, 2012
Getting Geovany Soto back in the fold isn't the big splash the Texas Rangers are hoping to make this offseason, but at least its a start.
Soto agreed to a one-year deal with the club Sunday night, according to a source. The deal is pending physical.
The club didnt offer Soto a contract at the non-tender deadline Friday but was still interested in bringing him back. Keeping...
ARLINGTON, Texas The other former Chicago Cubs player is just as excited to be a member of the Texas Rangers as Ryan Dempster.
Catcher Geovany Soto was in uniform Tuesday as the Rangers completed their trade for him earlier in the day.
Soto, who spent his entire career with the Cubs, is excited to get started with his new team.
"The opportunity to go play for what we come...
The Texas Rangers have acquired catcher Geovany Soto from the Chicago Cubs for right-hander Jake Brigham and a player to be named or cash.
Soto was expected to be in uniform Tuesday night against the Los Angeles Angels. To make room on the roster, the Rangers designated catcher Yorvit Torrealba (yohr-VEET' tohr-ee-AL'-bah) for assignment.
The 29-year-old Soto was the NL...
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July 31, 2012
Last night Geovany Soto was traded to the Texas Rangers for Jake Brigham. Brigham is a 24 year old right handed pitcher who has spent each of 2011 and 2012 for AA Frisco. His ERA over 2 seasons has basically been 4.5 and his FIP not much better. His FIP sits at 4.58 this year, his second time through the league.
Brigham was drafted in the 6th round by the Rangers and thanks to...
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Cubs catcher Geovany Soto has been scratched from the lineup against the Philadelphia Phillies because of left knee inflammation.
Soto was set to bat seventh Thursday night but instead was replaced by backup Welington Castillo. The Cubs said Soto is day to day.
Soto is off to a slow start, batting .161 with three homers and six RBIs. The 29-year-old catcher hit .228 with 17 homers...
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May 17, 2012