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Rangers send slumping Ronald Guzman to minors to make room for another pitcher

Rangers send slumping Ronald Guzman to minors to make room for another pitcher

The Rangers have sent a slumping young hitter to the minor leagues.And, no, it's not Rougned Odor or Nomar Mazara.Instead on Tuesday, the team optioned first baseman Ronald Guzman to Triple-A Nashville to make room for pitcher Pedro Payano, who likely is only a short-term fill-in. Though the demotion of Guzman is not wholly surprising considering a lengthy slump, it comes only a week after manager Chris Woodward had maintained the 24-year-old was still his regular first baseman.But Guzman has only sunk deeper into an offensive funk in spotty playing time since then. He had started only two of...
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Pedro Payano recalled, Ronald Guzman optioned

Pedro Payano recalled, Ronald Guzman optioned

Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/ The Rangers have recalled Pedro Payano, and have sent down Ronald Guzman Texas Rangers transactions: Pedro Payano has been recalled from AAA Nashville today, and will be pitching as the “starter” behind Brett Martin’s opener. To make room for Payano on the active roster, the Rangers have optioned first baseman Ronald Guzman to AAA Nashville. The move of Payano was expected, as Chris Woodward had said he would be called up to pitch today, with the only question being who would be sent down to make room for him. Unfortunately, the decision to option...

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