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
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
SB Nation "Remember that whole fracas in Texas in which Rougned Odor landed the punch heard ‘round the world? You’re reading this newsletter, so I’m going to assume you do. It wasn’t that long ago. Well, both Odor and Jose Bautista appealed their suspensions, and that process is over. Bautista’s one-game..." May 28
Hardball Talk "The Texas Rangers have called up infielder Jurickson Profar from Triple-A Round Rock. He’s starting at second base and batting leadoff for the Rangers. Profar has not seen action in the bigs since the end of the 2013 season, having missed two seasons with shoulder injuries. He has batted..." May 27
Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Jurickson Profar feels good in his first regular-season action since 2013, his shoulder is stronger than ever since having surgery in February 2015, and all that’s keeping him from being ready for the major leagues is shoring up his hitting. He wants to return to the majors with the Texas..." May 13
Sources: During offseason, TEX/SD had talks about a deal built around Norris/Cashner/Profar, but concerns about Cashner's arm scuttled that.
Sports Day "The Texas Rangers are willing to again look at the possibility of prized middle infielder Jurickson Profar playing the outfield if a need arises, general manager Jon Daniels indicated during Fan Fest on Saturday. Daniels was asked the club's options should Josh Hamilton, who goes to spring..." January 26