April 17, 2024

Sources – Rangers calling up top prospect Justin Foscue

Solutions told ESPN’s Jeff Paȿsan on Tuesday that Justin Foscue will be called up by the Texas Rangers to remove Josh Jung, who įs recovering from surgery.

Foscue, 25, was a first- round pick ( 14th overall ) in 2020 and can play first, second and third base.

Jung, 26, suffered a fractured right elbow when he was struck by a ball in Monday’s win aƫ Tampa Bay.

Foscue hit. 250 with 1 iliad, 4 doubles and 6 RBIs in 21 activities this spring before being assigned to Triple- A Round Rock, where he is 3- for- 13 with two RBIs in three games.

Foscue is a career. 275 hitter in the adolescents with 50 home runs and 218 RBIs in 288 activities. He is ranked first overall. 5 overall pick by MLB Pipeline in the Texas program.

The Rangers (3-1 ) that are defending World Series titles will play Tuesday against the Rays, who are also defending.