Rangers sign top two draft picks
The Rangers have signed both of their first round picks, pitcher Alex Gonzalez and infielder Travis Demeritte. Gonzalez has been assigned to Class A Spokane and Demiritte has been assigned to the Arizona Rookie League. Gonzalez was drafted out of Oral Roberts while Demeritte was drafted out of high school. The Rangers also signed 11th round pick outfielder Ryan Cordell, 18th round pick pitche David Gates and 29th round pick pitcher Justin Sprenger.