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Braves Organization Report

Bill Ballew -Premium Content

An early trip home due to an injury is usually a cause for disappointment. That was anything but the case this fall with Jarrod Saltalamacchia. The Braves decided the switch-hitting catcher's encore in the Arizona Fall League had come to an end after Saltalamacchia strained his groin and hamstring. Atlanta officials opted to send him home to Florida, especially since he had accomplished everything the organization hoped he would.

Majors | #2006#Atlanta Braves#Organization Reports

Rangers Organization Report

Evan Grant -Premium Content

It seems appropriate that Ben Harrison, a son of Margaritaville, has seen his rise in the Rangers organization take him to places such as the Dominican Republic and Venezuela. After all, didn't Jimmy Buffett once sing, "Got a Caribbean soul I can barely control, and some Texas hidden here in my heart?"

Majors | #2006#Organization Reports#Texas Rangers