Jeff Wilson observes that the lineup is pretty bereft of both talent and hope right now, though Leody Taveras, Sam Huff and Anderson Tejeda should be back up in Arlington soon.
Isiah Kiner-Falefa has been thinking too much and it’s been hurting the club.
Adolis Garcia’s 25 homers on the season put him third for home runs in a rookie season behind Pete Incaviglia and Mark Teixeira.
In a tale of two callups, Curtis Terry started off his big league career 0 for 20 while Yonny Hernandez went 3 for his first 12.
Hernandez hadn’t struck out going into last night’s game and had only swung and missed once.
The three young hitters that came over in the Joey Gallo trade are putting on an offensive clinic down in Hickory.
The Roughriders are having a COVID problem and their series opener in Arkansas has been postponed.
The Rangers snapped their road losing streak last night at 14, just shy of the franchise record of 16.