Profar homered in his first game in Arizona Fall League action Thursday, the team's web site reports. Profar has been sidelined the past two years with a shoulder injury and is expected to serve as DH for his AFL squad a few times a week. He added a double to Thursday's hitting exploits as well, and getting Profar back on a field seeing live pitching is a good first step as he attempts to rebuild his prospect status.
Profar (shoulder) was activated from the 60-day disabled list Thursday, TR Sullivan of MLB.com reports. As expected, Profar was taken off the disabled list with the intent that he will serve as DH in the Arizona Fall League. If everything goes well, Profar should be available for the start of spring training. The 22-year-old missed the entire 2015 season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder.
Rangers second baseman Jurickson Profar has been pulled from his rehab assignment, reports the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Profar did not suffer a setback, but the team doesn't believe he will be ready to contribute in 2015. Profar is recovering from off-season shoulder surgery, which has cost him the entire season.
Rangers infielder Jurickson Profar began his minor-league rehab assignment with Class A Hickory on Thursday. Serving as the designated hitter, Profar went 1 for 4 before being lifted for a pinch runner in the seventh inning. Profar is recovering from off-season shoulder surgery, and it is not yet known if he will be able to return to the Rangers in 2015.
Rangers infielder Jurickson Profar is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment with Class A Hickory on Thursday. Profar, who has been out all season after undergoing shoulder surgery, will serve as the designated hitter for Crawdads. Profar was expected to miss the entire 2015 season, but it is not known if that timetable has been altered.