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Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013 at 2:18 PM
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By Adam Boedeker

Olt Hits First Homer of Spring

Olt Hits First Homer of Spring

Mike Olt flashed his power on Tuesday when he hit his first home run of the spring. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 6, 2013 at 2:31 PM
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By Adam Boedeker

Profar, Olt to Work in Outfield

Profar, Olt to Work in Outfield

Jurickson Profar and/or Mike Olt could be starting the season in the majors, after all. Read »

Monday, Feb 4, 2013 at 10:24 AM
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By Adam Boedeker

Several Rangers on Top Prospect List

Several Rangers on Top Prospect List

Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com released his Top 100 prospects in baseball list and several Rangers prospects found themselves on it. Read »

Thursday, Jan 31, 2013 at 12:53 PM
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By Adam Boedeker

Ryan Weighs in on Prospects

Ryan Weighs in on Prospects

Jon Daniels has said Mike Olt and Jurickson Profar will both start the season in Triple-A Round Rock, now Nolan Ryan has weighed in. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 at 1:51 PM
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By Adam Boedeker

ZiPS Projections: Third Base

ZiPS Projections: Third Base

The Rangers have a legit 2012 MVP candidate returning at the hot corner, but how does the Texas third base position project in 2013? Read »

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012 at 10:58 AM
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By Adam Boedeker

Mike Olt: To Trade Or Not to Trade?

Mike Olt: To Trade Or Not to Trade?

Aside from Jurickson Profar, Mike Olt might be the Rangers' best prospect. Should they trade him for a Cy Young winner? Read »

Friday, Dec 7, 2012 at 11:15 AM
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By Adam Boedeker

Rangers Named Topps' Top Organization

Rangers Named Topps' Top Organization

Despite the fact the Rangers had their earliest postseason exit in three years, they were awarded as being the top organization in baseball by Topps. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012 at 10:39 AM
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By Adam Boedeker

Olt is Rangers' Main Trade Chip

Olt is Rangers' Main Trade Chip

Even though the Texas Rangers have been high on Mike Olt for years, they could be close to parting ways with him. Read »

Thursday, Nov 22, 2012 at 11:33 AM
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By Adam Boedeker

Olt Ends Dominican Stint

Olt Ends Dominican Stint

Mike Olt finished his time in the Dominican winter league. Read »

Monday, Nov 12, 2012 at 2:20 PM
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By Adam Boedeker

Olt Not Yet Ready For Bigs

Olt Not Yet Ready For Bigs

Mike Olt is a big prospect in the Rangers organization, and is some pretty good trade bait as well. If he's not traded, he shouldn't start the season in the bigs. Read »

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PAT DONEY Pat is an award-winning sports anchor and reporter who wakes up every morning wanting to tell a great story. He joined NBC 5 in 2013.
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