DALLAS (105.3 The Fan) – The Texas Rangers have recalled Jurickson Profar and have activated him for tonight’s series opener in Washington.
Dario Alverez has been optioned to Triple-A Round Rock to make room for Profar.READ MORE: Military Plane Crashes In Residential Area, 2 Pilots Injured, 3 Homes Hit
This will be Profar’s second stint with the big-league club after he had a rough start to the season. Profar hit .135 with no home runs and 3 RBI over 15 games as the team’s primary left-fielder before being optioned to Round Rock on April 30.READ MORE: Rowlett Restaurant Owner Explains No-Mask Policy After Asking Family To Leave
At Triple-A, Profar was hitting .267 with 2 home runs, 15 doubles and 20 RBI in 34 games, playing primarily as the shortstop.MORE NEWS: Rangers Stop Lynn, Beat AL Central-Leading White Sox 2-1
Profar will start at third base and hit sixth tonight against the Nationals.