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Engel Beltre | Outfielder

Team: Chicago White Sox
Age / DOB:  (25) / 11/1/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 180
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
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White Sox signed OF Engel Beltre to a minor league contract.
Beltre is an excellent defensive outfielder but has never been much with the bat and has had some injury issues. He figures to begin next season at Triple-A. Jan 23 - 4:26 PM

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Engel Beltre has elected to become a free agent.

Beltre refused a minor league assignment after being outrighted off the Rangers' 40-man roster last month. The 24-year-old missed the entire 2014 season after a fractured right tibia in March and recently required a procedure on his left leg.
Source: ESPN Dallas
Tue, Nov 11, 2014 02:36:00 PM

Rangers sent OF Engel Beltre outright to Triple-A Round Rock.

Beltre dealt with injuries to both of his legs this season and had a rod inserted into his left leg last month. The 24-year-old appeared in 22 game with the Rangers in 2013. He can become a minor league free agent after the World Series.
Mon, Oct 6, 2014 05:11:00 PM

Engel Beltre will have a rod inserted into his injured left leg on Wednesday.

Beltre suffered a fractured right tibia in March and now it's his left leg that needs a major repair. The 24-year-old appeared in only 14 minor league games this season. He was once considered a top prospect.
Tue, Sep 9, 2014 05:12:00 PM

Engel Beltre (leg) will have an exam with Dr. Keith Meister.

Beltre left a rehab game with the Arizona League Rangers over the weekend due to soreness in his surgically-repaired right leg. It's not clear at this point how significant of a setback it is, but obviously more will be known after the exam.
Tue, Aug 19, 2014 06:11:00 PM

Engel Beltre (leg) left a rehab game with the Arizona League Rangers due to soreness in his surgically-repaired right leg.

It's not clear at this point how big of a setback it is. Beltre has been on the shelf all season with a fractured right tibia.
Sun, Aug 17, 2014 01:23:00 PM

Engel Beltre (leg) is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment on Thursday at Double-A Frisco.

Beltre underwent surgery in early April for a fractured right tibia and has been in recovery mode through the first three months of the 2014 season. The outfielder will likely be sent to Triple-A once he's healthy.
Wed, Jun 25, 2014 04:17:00 PM

Engel Beltre (leg) has been taking live batting practice at the Rangers' spring training complex and is close to being assigned to a minor league affiliate.

Beltre has been out all season while recovering from surgery to repair a stress fracture in his right leg. He will probably head to Triple-A once he's activated.
Tue, Jun 17, 2014 11:00:00 PM

Engel Beltre underwent successful surgery Wednesday to repair his fractured right tibia.

Beltre had a rod inserted into the leg for stabilizing and strengthening purposes. He'll miss at least two months and will probably head to Triple-A when he's healthy.
Wed, Apr 2, 2014 04:22:00 PM

Rangers placed OF Engel Beltre on the 60-day disabled list with a fractured right tibia.

Beltre suffered the injury earlier this week. It's not clear at this point how long he'll be sidelined, but obviously he won't be an option for the Rangers for at least the first two months of the season.
Fri, Mar 28, 2014 08:44:00 AM

Engel Beltre was diagnosed Monday with a fractured right tibia and is out indefinitely.

It could be a lengthy rehab process. Beltre, 24, batted .292/.340/.398 with seven home runs and 15 stolen bases in 94 games last season at Triple-A Round Rock. He's not really considered a top prospect anymore.
Mon, Mar 24, 2014 12:30:00 PM

Engel Beltre was scratched from Thursday's lineup due to shin splints.

It's not clear when he'll be ready to return to action. Beltre is likely to begin the season at Triple-A.
Thu, Mar 6, 2014 09:13:00 PM

Rangers optioned OF Engel Beltre to Triple-A Round Rock.

The move cleared a roster spot for new utilityman Adam Rosales. Beltre could be back up in September.
Tue, Aug 13, 2013 04:08:00 PM

Rangers recalled OF Engel Beltre from Triple-A Round Rock.

Texas lost Nelson Cruz to a 50-game PED suspension on Monday, so Beltre will help provide some needed outfield depth. The 23-year-old has some speed and some power and could take on value in AL-only fantasy formats if the Rangers find him enough playing time.
Mon, Aug 5, 2013 03:54:00 PM

Rangers optioned OF Engel Beltre to Triple-A Round Rock.

The move clears a spot for the newly-claimed Adam Rosales on the active roster. Beltre is hitting .300 (9-for-30) with a double and two RBI in 13 games with the Rangers this season.
Fri, Aug 2, 2013 06:18:00 PM

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