The Rangers announced Monday outfielder Jim Adduci was placed on unconditional release waivers for purpose of playing in Asia in 2015. Adduci was designated for assignment Friday. Adduci hit .189 with one home run, four doubles and eight RBI in 61 games for the Rangers since 2013.
The Rangers have made changes to the 40-man roster. The team purchased the contracts of Jorge Alfaro , Hanser Alberto, Jerad Eickhoff and Luke Jackson . All four players will now be protected from the Rule 5 draft. In order to make room on the 40-man roster, the team designated outfielder Jim Adduci for assignment.
The Rangers reinstated outfielder Jim Adduci from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, the team announced. Adduci was placed on the seven-day disabled list in late August and transferred to the 15-day DL automatically after two weeks off. He returns to a .173/.245/.235 line in 98 at-bats.
The Rangers placed outfielder Jim Adduci on the 7-day concussion disabled list Friday, the team announced. Adduci suffered the injury during Thursday's game,w hen he collided with a teammate on a foul ball. He will be monitored moving forward to determine when he can pass the league's concussion protocol and be cleared to return.
Rangers outfielder Jim Adduci was pulled from Thursday's game due to a head injury, according to MLB.com. Adduci hit his head while making a catch on the warning track. The team removed Adduci from the game as a precautionary measure. He will be evaluated for a concussion.