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White Sox Sign Four As International Signing Period Begins

The international signing period began on Wednesday, July 2nd and runs through the 15th. Here’s a quick rundown of how the process works from’s Jesse Sanchez … A 16-year-old international player is eligible to sign with a Major League team between July 2 through June 15 of next year if the prospect turns 17 before Sept. 1 of this year or by the completion of his first...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' prospect Jorge Alfaro swings and his bat splits in half...lengthwise

Texas Rangers' prospect Jorge Alfaro swings and his bat splits in half. Lengthwise.Never seen that before.Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers prospect splits baseball bat in half

Wooden baseball bats break quite often during games in the major and minor leagues, but rarely do they break quite like this. Taking batting practice for the Class-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Texas Rangers prospect Jorge Alfaro got jammed on pitch and split his bat in half, from top to bottom. Take a look: Not a shining endorsement for this particular bat company.
Via Fox Sports Southwest
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Minor League Update: Games of Thursday, May 8 by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Rangers catcher Jorge Alfaro and Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor.
Via Baseball Prospectus
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Eyewitness Accounts: Eyewitness Accounts for May 6, 2014 by Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff

In a relaunch of the Eyewitness Accounts series for 2014, the BP Prospect Staff profiles Jorge Alfaro, Bubba Starling, Josh Hader, Aaron Sanchez, Lucas Sims, Tim Anderson, Brandon Nimmo, and Anthony Kemp.
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers Off-Season Crossroads

With the baseball off-season now underway, the Texas Rangers are in the beginning stages of what many feel is going to be a very busy off-season for the club. While it will remain to be seen how much the Rangers do this winter, baseball insiders expect the Rangers to be involved with a slew of free agents and maybe one or two possible blockbuster trades. As the franchise tries...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Minor League Update: AFL and Winter League Recap for Games of November 12 by Jeff Moore

Notes on 15 prospects, including Rangers catcher Jorge Alfaro and Dodgers lefty Jarret Martin.
Via Baseball Prospectus
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Matz Strikes Out Nine In 4-1 Gnats Loss

Hickory 4, Savannah 1 Game two of the four game series between the Savannah Sand Gnats and the Hickory Crawdads was played in front of 1,793 fans Friday evening at Grayson Stadium. Hickory won the game 4-1 to even the series at 1-1. In the 4th inning, Hickory scored the first run of the game when catcher Jorge Alfaro doubled and scored on a single by Nomar Mazara. Hickory scored...
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Rangers prospect out after breaking bone in hand

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The trip to the All-Star Future's Game has all but been canceled for Texas catching prospect Jorge Alfaro. Alfaro sustained a small non-displaced fracture of the left fifth metacarpal when he was hit by a pitch playing for Class A Hickory Friday night. Alfaro is expected to miss several weeks and the All-Star game is July 14 in New York. Alfaro, who turned...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Ynoa Rocked For Four Home Runs, But Savannah Pulls Out 9-6 Win

Savannah 9, Hickory 6 Eudy Pina and Phillip Evans played their hearts out behind Gabriel Ynoa to ensure that his rough start against Hickory would not lead to a loss. Pina lead off the game with a home run for Savannah, who held a 1-0 lead until Ynoa served up a two-run shot to Jorge Alfaro in the bottom of the second. Pina came through again for the Sand Gnats in the top of the...
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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