Rangers shop upside, signability

Updated: June 8, 2010, 9:52 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The challenge for Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels and his staff during Monday's first round and supplemental round of the MLB draft was to find quality players at affordable prices.

The Rangers weren't in the financial position to take chances on big-name players with high price tags that slipped in the draft, like they did with Justin Smoak two years ago. And they didn't want to take any chances on a repeat of the Matt Purke situation. The Rangers took Purke ...

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