The Texas Rangers are clear sellers as they enter into trade season. Who is on the rumor mill and what is the likelihood each rumored player is traded?
It’s that time of the year. Trade season is just around the corner; thus, it’s time to start the rumors. Teams are in the process of determining whether they will be buyers or sellers up until the July 31st trade deadline. Though, some teams already know where they stand. For example, the Texas Rangers will clearly be sellers.
Texas has declared rebuild mode. The organization will look to move players with unfavorable contracts, along with the older players on their roster. They may also try to take advantage of a few players that have upped their value this season.
Frankly, the Rangers aren’t equipped with the type of trade bait that will qualify as “blockbuster”. It is unlikely they will acquire any five-star prospects or any proven big leaguers. With that said, they have enough to help strengthen their farm system’s inventory.
So, who might be on the move over the next month and a half? Here are the five Texas Rangers that are most likely to be traded…