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Adrian Beltre (3B)

Texas Rangers

By Mitch Cox, Rangers Correspondent, Mon, Feb 23rd 11:44pm EST

The Texas Rangers picked up the option on Adrian Beltre's contract guaranteeing the third baseman will be in a Rangers uniform for the next two seasons. (Source: www.mlb.com)

Fantasy Impact: Any time contract issues can be solved prior to the start of a season, good things can be expected. Beltre is as consistent and solid a third baseman as there is in the game, and with the Rangers roster working its way back to health, expect improved HR and RBI numbers in 2015 despite his age.

Adrian Beltre News & Advice

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RotoBaller | Mar 1st, 2:50pm
Deeper Than You Think Going into 2015, the third base position projects to provide solid depth. Fantasy owners should be cautious about using an early selection to fill the slot. In no way am I recommending owners to pass on Adrian Beltre or Anthony Rendon should they come at a nice value, but there are great contingency […]
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Fake Teams | Feb 26th, 9:00pm
After hitting 19 homer runs last year, I’m buying in again. Adrian Beltre is just plain good. He’s posted over line driver rates over 20% in the past 3 years. Last season his infield fly percentage was a minuscule 2.3%, along with a K rate of only 12.1% and a walk rate of 9.3%. What Adrian Beltre does to make himself to valuable yearly is he minimizes risk for a fantasy owner. When you...
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MLB Soup | Feb 26th, 1:33pm
It’s tough to go wrong with your 3rd baseman in fantasy baseball. If you want the best of all worlds, Anthony Rendon is available in the 2nd round. If you want a great run scorer with a solid average, wait […]