the first Dutch citizen to play professional American baseball. Hes been on the I-35 shuttle since, and might be as long as Andrus, Odor and Beltre are on the roster.
Jurickson Profar turned 25 on Tuesday. Five years ago people thoug ht he would be a superstar, not competing for a spot on the Rangers. Jurickson Profar was the Texas Rangers first baseman Tuesday n ight, and he has logged most of his games this season at shortstop. Jurickson Profar, baseball s top prospect in 2013, has spent mo st of the season at Triple A Round Rock and has been only a part-time fill-in.
Such a circumstance, a major league-caliber player trapped inside a Triple A uniform, would seem to be enough to defeat anyone who believes he should be a regular in the major leagues but sees his path to everyday playing time blocked by two players who. Typical creep and stiffness development during coupon fatigue test. But then Profar explains what it is, and its not at all what. Profar, from Curacao (A Dutch Island off the coast of Venezuela) was the winning pitcher for his countrys team in the Little League championships of 2004. But I just go out there and play and try to play well. Thats who I am, Profar said. It is what it is, Profar said. It helps me mentally knowing myself every day and to keep battling. I cant control the other things that happen. Profar continues to generate interest from other clubs and might help the Rangers find relief help. Whether the announcer says play ball or bal spleen Jurickson Profar collectables are in your home waiting for the game to begin.