08/08/08 9:14 PM ET
Rangers ink dozen out of Latin America
Lefty pitcher and two outfielders highlight club's signings
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
The Rangers also signed Venezuelan third baseman Carlos Torrez, who is a cousin of the Tigers' Miguel Cabrera.The Rangers still haven't signed their top two picks from the 2008 First-Year Player Draft. Texas has until Aug. 15 to ink South Carolina first baseman Justin Smoak and left-hander Robbie Ross, a high school pitcher out of Kentucky. "We would like to have both physically in the system, but we understand the process and have to deal with the pace of the process," assistant general manager Thad Levine said.
T.R. Sullivan is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.