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|12/25/2014||Miguel Montero, C CHC||Jorge Alfaro, C PHI|
|12/22/2014||Jorge Alfaro, C PHI||Evan Gattis, DH HOU|
|12/21/2014||Asdrubal Cabrera, SS TB|
Neftali Feliz, RP DET
Salvador Perez, C KC
|Derek Norris, C SD|
Starlin Castro, SS CHC
Jorge Alfaro, C PHI
Phillies receive P Matt Harrison, five prospects for Hamels
|by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com|
|(7/31/15) The Phillies have at least received strength in numbers from the Rangers in return for stud left-hander Cole Hamels. They get six players back, including four pitchers.
The lone experienced hurler is left-hander Matt Harrison, who is coming off a back injury that has limited him to three starts this season.
The only non-pitchers are catcher Jorge Alfaro and outfielder Nick Williams, who has compiled a fine .299/.357/.470 slash line this season with 13 homers and 10 stolen bases at Double-A Frisco. He has put together the best season of all the players Philadelphia is getting back. Alfaro is at .253/.314/.432 at Frisco.
The Phillies also get back right-handers Jake Thompson, Alec Asher and Jerad Eickhoff. Thompson is 6-6 with a 4.72 ERA for Frisco with 78 strikeouts in 87 2/3 innings. Asher is 4-10 with a 4.43 ERA at Triple-A Round Rock. Eickhoff is 10-4 with a 4.11 ERA with the same team. He has fanned 107 in 111 2/3 innings.
Thompson is considered a top-50 prospect by Baseball America and Baseball Prospectus. MLB.com ranks him as a top-100 prospect. Williams and Alfaro are also among Baseball Prospectus' top-50 and MLB.com's top-100 lists.
Rangers' Jorge Alfaro to undergo ankle surgery
|by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com|
|(6/14/15) Rangers prospect Jorge Alfaro is scheduled to undergo ankle surgery Wednesday, which will end his season, reports MLB.com.
Alfaro is the No. 2 prospect in the organization. He was hitting .253 with five home runs and 21 RBI in 49 games at Double-A.
Rivals: Rangers' Alfaro, Mazara too high of a price tag to land Hamels
|by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com|
|(5/1/15) Rival teams told CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman the Rangers should not trade prospects Jorge Alfaro and Nomar Mazara to acquire Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels. Some sources indicated that is too much for the Phillies ace.
Alfaro is considered a top-100 prospect by MLB.com (No. 45) and Baseball America (No. 67). He is batting .328 with one home run, six doubles and six RBI in 16 games at Double-A this season. He has a career .264/.328/.433/.761 slash line.
Mazara is also a top-100 prospect for MLB.com (No. 54) and Baseball America (No. 87). He is batting .323 with one double and seven RBI in 17 games at Double-A. He has a .259/.347/.430/.777 slash line in his career.
Rangers' Gallo, Alfaro, Manzara to start season in Double-A
|by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com|
|(3/31/15) Rangers prospects Joey Gallo, Jorge Alfaro and Nomar Mazara will open the season with Double-A Frisco, reports MLB.com.
Gallo, who was the team's first-round draft pick in 2012, hit .250 in 15 games this spring with two home runs and six RBI. Alfaro hit .313 with four RBI in 16 plate appearances while Mazara hit .286 in seven at-bats.
Rangers option Alfaro to Double-A, Telis, Patton to Triple-A
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
|(3/23/15) The Rangers optioned catcher Jorge Alfaro to Double-A Frisco and catcher Tomas Telis and pitcher Spencer Patton to Triple-A Round Rock Monday.
One of the league's best catching prospects, Alfaro went 5 for 16 with one double and one triple this spring.
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