Jurickson Profar RUMORS & NEWS

  • Profar could be Rangers' best trade chip

    MLB.com "The Rangers are talking to other clubs about acquiring starting pitching, and it is clear utility infielder Jurickson Profar could be their best bargaining chip. That was one of the issues the Rangers were deliberating as the non-waiver Trade Deadline approached last summer, and it continued..." November 11

  • Rangers would deal Gallo, Profar for Sale

    The Score "For years, the Texas Rangers have resisted dealing star prospects Jurickson Profar and Joey Gallo in order to bring in a big-name talent. Chris Sale might finally sway them to do it. The Rangers would reportedly be willing to include both Gallo and Profar in a trade for the Chicago White Sox..." July 29

  • Rays reportedly demanding Jurickson Profar in pitching deal with Rangers

    Larry Brown Sports "The Texas Rangers are combing the trade market for starters, and Jurickson Profar appears to be a name coming up frequently in talks. According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, the Tampa Bay Rays are insisting on Profar in trade talks, with Texas refusing to blink." July 24

  • Jurickson Profar not likely to be dealt

    Lone Star Ball "Texas Rangers trade rumors: Jurickson Profar is a player who every team talking to the Rangers has interest in, but Ken Rosenthal writes that the Rangers are "more likely to keep Profar . . . than move him," unless its for a Chris Sale or Chris Archer type. This highlights the dilemma of this..." July 23

  • Rangers receiving 'ton of calls' on Profar

    MLB.com "Rangers utility infielder Jurickson Profar made the most of his first start since the All-Star break. Starting at shortstop in Monday's 9-5 loss to the Angels, Profar had a walk to begin a three-run first inning and had a couple of excellent defensive plays. Expect the Rangers' phones to..." July 19

  • Jurickson Profar, once baseball's best prospect, is now baseball's best comeback story

    Sporting News "Baseball’s best comeback story can’t help but smile a lot these days. “The last two years, I’ve been working very hard to be back in the big leagues,” Jurickson Profar says as a grin appears, “and when I finally got the call, it was a very good moment.” Profar spent all of 2014 on the..." June 23

  • After exhausting all their options, Rangers bench struggling Prince Fielder for Jurickson Profar

    Sports Day "The Rangers have tried everything they can to get Prince Fielder going with the bat. Now, they will try without it. That was the club's answer Saturday on how to handle a roster with too many productive middle infielders and too few productive sluggers. When Rougned Odor returned from..." June 05