The Texas Rangers are adding five players when rosters expand on Saturday.
They are purchasing the contract of top prospect Jurickson Profar from Double A Frisco, and recalling left-hander Martin Perez, outfielder Leonys Martin, utility player Brandon Snyder and right-hander Yoshinori Tateyama from Triple A Round Rock.
Additionally, the Rangers are placing left-handed reliever Robbie Ross on the disabled list with a left forearm strain and recalling reliever Tanner Scheppers.
They have designated Miguel De Los Santos for assignment, and purchased the contract of Tyler Tufts and placed him on the major league disabled list.
-- Drew Davison