|Sep. 13 2:03 PM PT3:03 PM MT4:03 PM CT5:03 PM ET17:03 ET21:03 GMT5:03 CST2:03 PM MST4:03 PM EST4:33 PM VEN1:03 UAE (+1)4:03 PM CT-Olt is expected to miss 10-14 days because of plantar fasciitis on his right foot.
Analysis: The rookie had an MRI for and visited a foot specialist Thursday.
|Aug. 3 2:19 PM PT3:19 PM MT4:19 PM CT5:19 PM ET17:19 ET21:19 GMT5:19 CST2:19 PM MST4:19 PM EST4:49 PM VEN1:19 UAE (+1)4:19 PM CT-Olt, a rookie from the University of Connecticut, went 1 for 3 with a run scored in his MLB debut, Thursday's 15-9 win over the Angels.
Analysis: Rangers manager Ron Washington said Olt will mostly start at first base and also at designated hitter against left-handed starters. Olt can also play third base when Adrian Beltre has a day off.
|Aug. 2 11:38 AM PT12:38 PM MT1:38 PM CT2:38 PM ET14:38 ET18:38 GMT2:38 CST11:38 AM MST1:38 PM EST2:08 PM VEN22:38 UAE1:38 PM CT-The Texas Rangers have brought up top hitting prospect Mike Olt.
Analysis: Olt's contract was selected Thursday from Double-A Frisco, where the corner infielder was hitting .288 with 28 homers and 82 RBIs in 95 games. Olt's homer total is tops in Double-A.
|Aug. 2 10:12 PM PT11:12 PM MT12:12 AM CT1:12 AM ET1:12 ET5:12 GMT13:12 CST10:12 PM MST12:12 AM EST12:42 AM VEN9:12 UAE12:12 AM CT-Texas has purchased the contract of the highly-touted prospect from Double-A Frisco.
Analysis: Olt, who has played four positions this season in Frisco, was hitting .287 with 27 home runs and 81 RBIs in the minors. Snyder hit .281 with three home runs and nine RBIs in 38 games.