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Profar doesn't think he'll play this season

ARLINGTON, Texas - Jurickson Profar's 2014 season may never begin Profar, who is sidelined because he restrained a muscle in his right shoulder, said Tuesday he didn't think he'd play again in 2014. "We've got to get it right," Profar said of his right shoulder. Two weeks ago Texas general manager Jon Daniels said the team would take things slow with Profar...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers could send Profar to Surprise next week

ARLINGTON, Texas - While the Texas Rangers made wholesale changes to their current second base situation Thursday, more could be coming. Second baseman Jurickson Profar, who has been on the disabled list all season with a muscle tear in his right shoulder, will likely head to Arizona next week to continue his rehab. Profar is on the 60-day DL and isn't eligible to play until...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Russell Wilson Heading to the Texas Rangers

No, Russell Wilson will not be the Texas Rangers’ starting second baseman for the 2014 season…as cool as that would be! Texas picked up Wilson off of the Colorado Rockies’ roster last week in the Triple-A portion of the Rule 5 Draft. For everyone unfamiliar with the Rule 5 Draft here is what that signing entails: 1)   The Rangers paid $50,000 to the Colorado Rockies to ...
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Will the Texas Rangers’ infield look the same in 2014?

It has been made known to the public that the Texas Rangers are willing to include their middle infielders in trades discussions this off-season.  The three big names that will be tossed around are second-baseman Ian Kinsler, shortstop Elvis Andrus, and utility player Jurickson Profar. As a group the three of them had 386 hits, 23 home runs, 165 RBI’s, and 35 errors in the field...
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Why not the Texas Rangers?

With not too much going on at the moment for the Texas Rangers I have been watching more and more World Series coverage. This is a great series because the Boston Red Sox and the St Louis Cardinals are actually two of the best teams in baseball. I personally would have rather seen the Los Angeles Dodgers playing the Red Sox, but the Cardinals still make for some good games. After...
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Profar draws first professional start in outfield

ARLINGTON, Texas Jurickson Profar, who has no professional experience as an outfielder, gets his first start in left field for the Texas Rangers on Saturday night. Profar has been working with outfield coach Gary Pettis for about two weeks. Pettis let Texas manager Ron Washington know Profar was ready to go. "We'll give him a shot tonight," Washington said. "...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss

The Profar Problem?: Jurickson Profar to the OF

The Texas Rangers have announced that Jurickson Profar will learn to play the outfield, apparently on the fly. Ron Washington says we might see Profar in the outfield in as few as ten days. Of course this is all a result of Ian Kinsler coming off the DL for Texas. It seems that the Rangers are interested in keeping Profar up and in the lineup. This is good news for Profar owners...
Via 643ball
June 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Rangers' Profar joining Dutch WBC team

Jurickson Profar, who debated whether or not to play in the World Baseball Classic throughout the early part of spring training, has been added to the roster for the Netherlands for the final round. The Dutch team is scheduled to play Monday in the championship round at AT&T Park in San Francisco. Profar originally planned to play for the Dutch team to start the WBC but opted...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Top-prospect Profar ready for call to the bigs

FRISCO-- Jurickson Profar has truly had an impressive season at Double-A Frisco. Through 114 games, the Rangers top prospect was hitting .280 with 14 HR, 61 RBI and had also stolen 15 bases for the Rough Riders. As if those numbers weren't notable enough, he also ranks 10th in the Texas League in slugging percentage at .461 and 11th in OPS at .823. In short, the 19-year-old...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Profar, Olt unfazed by trade talks

FRISCO, Texas As the baseball world that is the July trading deadline spins around them at a dizzying pace, Texas Rangers prospects Jurickson Profar and Mike Olt seem remarkably calm. But then again, what else can the clubs two hottest trading commodities do about their future other than continue to play for the Frisco Roughriders every night? Im just concentrating on baseball...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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