Jurickson Profar will start in minors

Updated: March 26, 2013, 7:20 PM ET
By Ron Matejko | Special to ESPNDallas.com

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Texas Rangers top prospect Jurickson Profar was one of four players who were told Tuesday that they will not make the big league club out of spring training.

Leury Garcia will fill the back-up infielder role with Texas -- general manager Jon Daniels said he could play second base, shortstop and center field -- and Nick Tepesch was chosen to be the No. 5 starter in the rotation.

Profar, a shortstop, will be sent down along with outfielder Jim Adduci, catcher ...

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