SURPRISE, Ariz. -- The Rangers signed seven more pre-arbitration eligible players on Tuesday. Among them:
Fabio Castillo ($414,000)
Chris Davis ($418,290)
Wilmer Font ($414,000)
Matt Harrison ($428,830)
Tommy Hunter ($442,160)
Mitch Moreland ($426,000)
Taylor Teagarden ($416,790)
The Rangers also invited RHP Yhency Brazoban to major league camp. He should arrive Thursday. This is from the club's release:
Brazoban, 30, has pitched in parts of five major league seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers and owns a 10-12 record with a 4.70 ERA (60 ER/115.0 IP) and 21 saves in 116 relief outings. He appeared in the majors as recently as the 2008 season. The right-hander began the 2010 campaign in the Mexican League, pitching for both Minatitlan and Mexico City (Red Devils), going 4-3, 2.22 (18 ER/73.0 IP) in 52 relief appearances. He ranked 2nd among Mexican League relievers with 9.99 strikeouts per 9 innings and 4th with a .215 opponents average. Brazoban was signed by Mets on August 14, 2010 and finished last season with Buffalo (AAA). He pitched for both Licey in the Dominican Winter League and Guasave in the Mexican Winter League.
With the addition of Brazoban, the Rangers will have 55 players on the spring training roster: a full 40-man roster plus 15 non-roster invitees.