CLEVELAND, OH- APRIL 12: Nelson Cruz #17 of the Texas Rangers is congratulated by manager Ron Washington #38 and teammate Julio Borbon #29 after he hit a two run home run in the 10th inning against the Cleveland Indians during the Opening Day game on April 12, 2010 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Evan Grant says that the Rangers' catching situation is "a mess." And it leads me to wonder...with Carlos Santana tearing it up for the Indians, could the Rangers possibly look to make a deal for incumbent Cleveland catcher Lou Marson later this summer, when the Tribe decides Santana is ready? There doesn't appear to be a whole ton of quality catching help likely to be available at the trade deadline.
At the ESPN Dallas blog, Brett Perryman highlights the top minor league performers of the last week.