Checking in on the 3 former Texas Rangers traded at the deadline
By Seth Carlson
No folks, the above picture is not a photoshop rendering, it’s actually former Texas Rangers slugger Joey Gallo in a Yankees uniform. Still hard to believe, right?
It’s weird to see former 2021 Texas Rangers in different uniforms considering they were once key contributors to the team, but for their sake, as veterans with pedigree, we’re glad they’re getting an opportunity to win elsewhere. What we know for sure is that the Rangers couldn’t provide that for them anytime soon. Instead, Texas on pace for around 100 losses this season.
These trades did bring some legitimate pieces to boost an improving and already deep farm system, which is an essential feature of this rebuild. A lot of the future success hinges on the this process going according to plan.
With said plan in mind, let’s see how three former 2021 Rangers are doing with their new teams post-deadline.