Arlington, TX (Sports Network) - Veteran infielder Brendan Harris joined his
third major league club this year after signing a minor league deal with the
Texas Rangers on Wednesday.
Harris, who was assigned to Triple-A Round Rock, will not go on the 40-man
Harris, who turns 33 on Monday, started the year with the Los Angeles Angels
and was a member of the team's Opening Day roster before he was designated for
assignment on July 20. He batted .206 with four homers and nine RBI in 44
games for the Angels. He was released from a minor league contract with the
Yankees earlier Wednesday.
He was a true utility player seeing action at every infield position with one
game in left field. Harris is a career .256 hitter over 529 big league
games with the Cubs, Expos/Nationals, Reds, Rays, Twins and Angels.
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