Texas Rangers sign OF Jairo Beras

Arlington, TX—The Texas Rangers today announced the signing of free agent outfielder Jairo Beras.

Beras, a 6-foot-5, 195-pound right-handed batter and thrower from San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic, will not be permitted to participate in official games until July 1, 2013 per today’s announcement from Major League Baseball, which is attached. He may participate in workouts and practices in the interim.