Texas Rangers winter ball update

Arlington, Texas - Several Texas prospects have continued their season with the Arizona Fall League's Surprise Saguaros, who own the league's top record at 20-7, while other members of the Rangers' organization have begun play in various Latin America Winter Leagues. Some notes on those players in action:

Arizona Fall League

3B Mike Olt was named the Arizona Fall League's Player of the Week on Monday, batting .571 (8-14) with a double, 2 home runs, 8 RBI, and 5 walks the previous week... the 23-year-old matched the Fall League's single-game high with a 6 RBI effort on Friday and represented the Rangers and Saguaros in the AFL Rising Stars Game on Saturday... the 6 RBI performance gave the University of Connecticut product a share of the AFL RBI lead (30), while he also leads the league in both home runs (8) and slugging percentage (.705)... LHP Miguel De Los Santos was the Week 4 AFL Pitcher of the Week after going 2-0 with a 3.00 ERA (3 ER/9.0 IP) and 13 strikeouts against 2 walks in a pair of starts that week... overall, De Los Santos leads the AFL with 30 strikeouts, while sporting a 4-0 record and 2.86 ERA (7 ER/22.0 IP) in 7 games/4 starts... SS Leury Garcia's .365 average ranks 8th on the circuit, while the 20-year-old has also gone 6-for-8 on stolen base attempts... Garcia tallied an AFL single-game high 3 doubles on October 10 and equaled the league's single-game stolen base high with 3 on October 25... OF Leonys Martin has seen action with the Saguaros as a member of the club's taxi squad and hit a home run in his Fall League debut on October 19... OF Ryan Strausborger has hit safely in 8 of his last 9 games, raising his season average to .327 (17-52). The Arizona Fall League regular season continues through November 17.

Mexican Winter League

RHP Cody Eppley has worked out of the bullpen for the Mexican Winter League's Obregon, going 1-1 with a 3.60 ERA (6 ER/15.0 IP) over 14 appearances.

Dominican Winter League

RHP Carlos Pimentel has posted a 0.82 ERA (1 ER/11.0 IP) with 15 strikeouts against 5 walks in 8 relief outings with Escogido in the Dominican Winter League.

Pan American Games

3B Tommy Mendonca and INF Chad Tracy each took home silver medals as part of Team USA in the Pan American Games hosted by Guadalajara, Mexico on October 19-25. Mendonca batted .333 (6-18) with one home run and a tournament-high 10 RBI in 5 games for Team USA, while Tracy hit .182 (2-11) with 2 RBI in 4 games. The Americans fell 2-1 to Canada in the Gold Medal Game and finished the tournament with a 3-2 record.