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Gallo among Rangers sent to Arizona in lieu of ALDS roster spot

The Texas Rangers had some decision-making to do regarding their 25-man roster for the ALDS against the Toronto Blue Jays.In preparation for the final roster cuts, the team made some initial decisions regarding a few players in the fringes of consideration. Power-hitting prospect Joey Gallo was one of those players, and he was sent to the Instructional League in Arizona to play and...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Decision looming for Rangers: What to do with Joey Gallo when rosters expand?

Texas Rangers super-prospect Joey Gallo made a quick impression when he was called up to the major leagues earlier in the summer. In a brief stint with the Rangers, the 21-year-old crushed five home runs - and most of them were tape-measure blasts reflecting the kind of power he exhibited on a regular basis in the minors.However, Gallo is still rough around the edges and showed it...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joey Gallo crushes 471-foot home run

Texas Rangers rookie Joey Gallo can hit baseballs real far. Minnesota Twins rookie JR Graham can throw baseballs real fast. What happens when Gallo connects with a Graham fastball? Well, this. Huh. Well then. Joey Gallo, your power is intriguing to me, and wish to subscribe to your newsletter. The bomb went 471 feet, in case anyone is curious Even the home runs are bigger...
Via The Outside Corner
June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Joey Gallo talks strikeouts and swinging for power

It’s only been 35 major-league plate appearances, but Joey Gallo has already made quite the impression. The ball doesn’t fly off the bat any faster than it does off his, and he’s also second in the big leagues in three-true-outcome percentage (K%+BB%+HR%) — he’s a slugger’s slugger. He’s also second in the big leagues in […]
Via Fangraphs
June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Joey Gallo arrives in Texas

With Adrian Beltre set to miss the next few weeks with a thumb injury, the Texas Rangers did something a little unexpected. To fill Beltre’s void, they called up top prospect Joey Gallo from Double-A, who ranked 16th on our top-200 list heading into the season. Gallo made his big-league debut last night, and went 3-for-4 […]
Via Fangraphs
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joey Gallo homers in first career game

Texas Rangers prospect Joey Gallo made his major league debut on Tuesday night against the Chicago White Sox, and after a two-run single in his first at bat in the first inning, Gallo absolutely obliterated a pitch from Jeff Samardzija in his second at bat in the third inning. Well…the power has translated to the major league level. Will he be able to make consistent enough...
Via The Outside Corner
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas calls up ‘Power Ranger’ prospect Joey Gallo

With Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre hitting the 15-day DL, the club has called up super prospect Joey Gallo from AA Frisco. The third baseman has made a name for himself based on his power alone. Multiple prospect rankings have foamed at the mouth at Gallo’s reported 80-grade power. Joey Gallo to be called up on Tuesday, Jon Daniels just said on radio Ben and Skin...
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June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Rangers Prospect Joey Gallo Puts On Huge Power Display At Futures Game (Video)

No one really knows what kind of Major League Baseball player Joey Gallo will be one day, but there’s no denying that he already has big-league power. He proved that in a big way on Sunday afternoon. Gallo stole the show at the Futures Game on Sunday in Minnesota as Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game festivities got underway at Target Field. The big third baseman left a lasting...
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Gallo owns Futures Game, breaks windshield during BP

Your browser does not support iframes. Joey Gallo has developed a reputation as an incredible power hitter, and he proved Sunday that the billing is incredibly well deserved. Gallo, the No. 39 overall by the Texas Rangers out of Bishop Gorman High School in Nevada in 2012, pulled a home run in the Sirius XM […]
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July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Gallo in no rush to get to Arlington

FRISCO, Texas – Joey Gallo hasn't been paying much attention to some in the Texas Rangers fanbase who want to see the mammoth slugger playing in Arlington as soon as possible. The 6-5, 230-pound Gallo knows better. "Obviously, I shouldn't be in Arlington right now," said Gallo, who made his first Double-A start Monday by batting fifth for the Roughriders. "I have a lot to work...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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