Rangers sign Harris to minor league deal
The Texas Rangers have signed veteran infielder Brendan Harris
to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Round
Harris signed with the Rangers on Wednesday, after being
released earlier in the day from his minor league deal with the New
He will not be on Texas’ 40-man roster.
After beginning the season on the Los Angeles Angels’ opening
day roster, he was designated for assignment July 20.
He was outrighted to Triple-A Salt Lake on July 23, but refused
the assignment and elected free agency. He signed with the Yankees
three days later.
Harris is a career .256 hitter over 529 big league games with
the Chicago Cubs (2004), Montreal/Washington (2004-06), Cincinnati
(2006), Tampa Bay (2007), Minnesota (2008-10), and the Angels.