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Can this year's experienced roster get the Oakland A's Double-A affiliate back to the post-season? http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1279940-2013-midland-rockhounds-preview 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1279940-2013-midland-rockhounds-preview Tue, 02 Apr 2013 04:00:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout Beyond The Top-50 Oakland A's Prospects, P. 1 Since November, we have been focusing on our picks for the top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. Before we made our top-50 list, we considered a number of players. In this two-part series, we look at the players who just missed making the final list. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1259018-beyond-the-top-50-oakland-a-s-prospects-p-1 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1259018-beyond-the-top-50-oakland-a-s-prospects-p-1 Fri, 18 Jan 2013 23:12:00 GMT 1 304 Oakland athletics Scout A's Gain Two, Lose Two In MiLB Rule 5 The Oakland A's passed on adding any players in the major league portion of the Rule 5 draft and they didn't lose any players during that portion of the draft either. They were busier during the minor league portion, however. http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1247088-a-s-gain-two-lose-two-in-milb-rule-5 2047 Melissa Lockard http://www.scout.com/mlb/athletics/story/1247088-a-s-gain-two-lose-two-in-milb-rule-5 Thu, 06 Dec 2012 17:52:00 GMT 0 304 Oakland athletics Scout Mendonca, Hudson, Solarte to minor league camp Hot News for 3B Tommy Mendonca http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1169539-mendonca-hudson-solarte-to-minor-league-camp 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1169539-mendonca-hudson-solarte-to-minor-league-camp Tue, 20 Mar 2012 17:02:11 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Rangers Minor League Notes (3/1) SURPRISE, Ariz. – It was a busy day at the Texas Rangers' complex on Thursday. The Rangers played their first intrasquad game of the spring, with a number of young prospects seeing game action. Four of Frankie Piliere's top 100 MLB Draft prospects were also playing in Surprise Stadium. Lone Star Dugout has notes from both events. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1163783-rangers-minor-league-notes-3-1 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1163783-rangers-minor-league-notes-3-1 Fri, 02 Mar 2012 17:11:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Scout Scouting Rangers Prospect #35: Tom Mendonca Left-handed slugger Tom Mendonca underwent a big transition this offseason by moving from third base to behind the plate. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at the 23-year-old prospect with an in-depth scouting report. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1161258-scouting-rangers-prospect-35-tom-mendonca 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1161258-scouting-rangers-prospect-35-tom-mendonca Thu, 23 Feb 2012 19:20:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Frisco in 2011 Scout Mendonca receptive to position switch Due to the presence of third baseman Adrian Beltre in the majors and a wealth of prospects at the hot corner, the Texas Rangers are moving Tom Mendonca to catcher this season. Lone Star Dugout caught up with the 23-year-old, who is working to learn the position in Arizona. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1148101-mendonca-receptive-to-position-switch 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1148101-mendonca-receptive-to-position-switch Fri, 13 Jan 2012 00:35:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca at Spring Training in 2010 Scout Rangers announce eight non-roster invitees The Texas Rangers extended major league spring training invitations to eight minor league players on Tuesday, including top prospects like Mike Olt and Tanner Scheppers. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at the players invited. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1147497-rangers-announce-eight-non-roster-invitees 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1147497-rangers-announce-eight-non-roster-invitees Wed, 11 Jan 2012 02:52:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Olt at the Arizona Fall League in 2011 Scout Rangers Winterball Roundup – 10/24 Tom Mendonca helped lead the U.S. National team to the gold medal contest at the Pan American Games with Monday's victory over Cuba. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's winterball action in the Texas Rangers' system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1121146-rangers-winterball-roundup-10-24 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1121146-rangers-winterball-roundup-10-24 Tue, 25 Oct 2011 06:52:00 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Mendonca at Spring Training in 2010 Scout Rangers Winterball Roundup – 10/20 Corner infielders Tom Mendonca and Chad Tracy helped lead the United States to a 20-2 victory over the Dominican Republic in Thursday's Pan American Games opener. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's winterball action in the Texas Rangers' system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1121136-rangers-winterball-roundup-10-20 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1121136-rangers-winterball-roundup-10-20 Tue, 25 Oct 2011 05:57:00 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Mendonca at Spring Training in 2010 Scout Rangers Winterball Roundup – 10/11 The Americans came up short against Cuba in the Baseball World Cup on Tuesday, but it certainly wasn't the fault of Tom Mendonca, who had three hits and four runs batted in. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's winterball action in the Texas Rangers' system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1116486-rangers-winterball-roundup-10-11 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1116486-rangers-winterball-roundup-10-11 Wed, 12 Oct 2011 06:38:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout Tracy, Mendonca on U.S. World Cup roster Hot News for 3B Tommy Mendonca http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1107413-tracy-mendonca-on-u-s-world-cup-roster 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1107413-tracy-mendonca-on-u-s-world-cup-roster Fri, 16 Sep 2011 20:54:48 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Rangers Minor League Roundup – 7/22 The Double-A Frisco RoughRiders matched a franchise record with 19 runs scored on Friday evening. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action in the Texas Rangers' system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1089018-rangers-minor-league-roundup-7-22 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1089018-rangers-minor-league-roundup-7-22 Mon, 25 Jul 2011 07:26:00 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout RoughRiders Roundtable Podcast – 6/25 In the first edition of the RoughRiders Roundtable Podcast, Lone Star Dugout's Jason Cole teamed up with Frisco RoughRiders broadcasters Aaron Goldsmith and Brian Boesch to discuss both the Double-A club and the Texas Rangers' minor league system. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1082500-roughriders-roundtable-podcast-6-25 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1082500-roughriders-roundtable-podcast-6-25 Sun, 26 Jun 2011 18:33:00 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Perez with Frisco in 2009 Scout 3B Tom Mendonca: Texas League Player of the Week Hot News for 3B Tommy Mendonca http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1081064-3b-tom-mendonca-texas-league-player-of-the-week 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1081064-3b-tom-mendonca-texas-league-player-of-the-week Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:50:25 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Mendonca responding to Double-A challenge FRISCO, Texas – After going homerless in his first 40 games at High-A Bakersfield last season, third baseman Tom Mendonca already has 10 jacks in his first 35 contests this year. Lone Star Dugout recently sat down with the 23-year-old prospect. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1072749-mendonca-responding-to-double-a-challenge 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1072749-mendonca-responding-to-double-a-challenge Tue, 17 May 2011 16:32:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout Lone Star Dugout Q&A: Brant Brown SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Lone Star Dugout chatted with Double-A Frisco hitting coach Brant Brown before Monday night's game against the Missions. In this interview, Brown discusses the development of Engel Beltre, Jose Ruiz, Tom Mendonca, and others. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1067300-lone-star-dugout-q-a-brant-brown 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1067300-lone-star-dugout-q-a-brant-brown Tue, 26 Apr 2011 07:53:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout Minor League Roundup - 4/16 Frisco third baseman Tom Mendonca went yard in both games of the 'Riders double-dip against Springfield on Saturday. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1065006-minor-league-roundup-4-16 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1065006-minor-league-roundup-4-16 Sun, 17 Apr 2011 05:41:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout Scouting Rangers Prospect #47: Tom Mendonca Despite a rocky 2010 campaign, Tom Mendonca remains an intriguing prospect due to his potential above-average power and glove at third base. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at the 22-year-old with an in-depth scouting report. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1038861-scouting-rangers-prospect-47-tom-mendonca 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/1038861-scouting-rangers-prospect-47-tom-mendonca Wed, 12 Jan 2011 09:11:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout Minor League Roundup - 9/5 Bakersfield's offense belted four home runs in the final two innings of their game on Sunday while Spokane finished off the regular season with a win. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/999408-minor-league-roundup-9-5 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/999408-minor-league-roundup-9-5 Mon, 06 Sep 2010 06:38:00 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout Mendonca turning the corner After a disappointing first half at High-A Bakersfield, third baseman Tom Mendonca appears to be hitting his stride with the help of some adjustments. Lone Star Dugout sat down with the 22-year-old third base prospect. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/987912-mendonca-turning-the-corner 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/987912-mendonca-turning-the-corner Sat, 31 Jul 2010 16:57:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout Minor League Roundup - 7/27 Frisco dropped a crazy game in Midland on Tuesday night, as starting pitcher Martin Perez failed to get out of the first inning. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/987023-minor-league-roundup-7-27 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/987023-minor-league-roundup-7-27 Wed, 28 Jul 2010 07:18:00 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Mendonca with Bakersfield in 2010 Scout Minor League Roundup - 7/23 Starting pitcher Derek Holland tossed three no-hit innings in his first rehab appearance with the AZL Rangers on Friday evening. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/986017-minor-league-roundup-7-23 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/986017-minor-league-roundup-7-23 Sat, 24 Jul 2010 07:35:00 GMT 0 324 Texas rangers Holland with Frisco in 2008 Scout Lone Star Dugout Q&A: Jason Wood STOCKTON, Calif. – Former Florida Marlins infielder Jason Wood is in his second season as the hitting coach at High-A Bakersfield, and Lone Star Dugout recently sat down with him to discuss some of the club's top hitting prospects. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/967139-lone-star-dugout-q-a-jason-wood 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/967139-lone-star-dugout-q-a-jason-wood Sat, 01 May 2010 22:21:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Beltre with Bakersfield in 2009 Scout Breaking down the Bakersfield Blaze The Texas Rangers recently announced their opening day minor league rosters, and a number of promising arms along with some high-ceiling position players are headed to High-A Bakersfield. Lone Star Dugout takes an in-depth look at the club's opening day roster. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/959971-breaking-down-the-bakersfield-blaze 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/959971-breaking-down-the-bakersfield-blaze Tue, 06 Apr 2010 05:51:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Brigham with Hickory in 2009 Scout Mendonca making adjustments early SURPRISE, Ariz. - Third baseman Tom Mendonca has plenty of adjustments to make before he is ready to tackle the upper levels, but the prospect is open to coaching and willing to make the necessary changes. Lone Star Dugout caught up with the 21-year-old on Thursday. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/957151-mendonca-making-adjustments-early 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/957151-mendonca-making-adjustments-early Fri, 26 Mar 2010 06:52:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Mendonca at Spring Training in 2010 Scout Rangers Minor League Notes (3/19) SURPRISE, Ariz. - The Frisco RoughRiders dropped a 6-2 decision to the Mariners Double-A squad on Friday, but there were a number of intriguing things to see, particularly on the mound. Lone Star Dugout has notes from another day in minor league camp. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/955701-rangers-minor-league-notes-3-19 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/955701-rangers-minor-league-notes-3-19 Sun, 21 Mar 2010 06:01:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Boscan with Hickory in 2009 Scout Scouting Rangers Prospect #35: Tom Mendonca In terms of raw potential, third baseman Tom Mendonca has one of the biggest impact bats in the Texas Rangers' system. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at the 21-year-old with a feature article and an in-depth scouting report. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/948385-scouting-rangers-prospect-35-tom-mendonca 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/948385-scouting-rangers-prospect-35-tom-mendonca Mon, 22 Feb 2010 21:18:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Scout Major adjustments paying off for Mendonca SURPRISE, Ariz. - Second-round pick Tom Mendonca just finished up his first pro season, which saw him bat a cumulative .290 and finish with High-A Bakersfield. Lone Star Dugout spoke with the third baseman about some of the drastic changes and improvements he made over the summer. http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/909298-major-adjustments-paying-off-for-mendonca 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/909298-major-adjustments-paying-off-for-mendonca Thu, 15 Oct 2009 04:32:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Scout Sizing up the corner infield prospects Lone Star Dugout analyzes the Rangers' top corner infield prospects. Which corner infield prospects have the highest upside? Which ones are ready to make a Major League impact soon? Who needs to make their mark quickly? http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/901922-sizing-up-the-corner-infield-prospects 2047 Jason Cole http://www.scout.com/mlb/rangers/story/901922-sizing-up-the-corner-infield-prospects Wed, 23 Sep 2009 01:23:00 GMT 1 324 Texas rangers Greene at instructs in 2007 Scout