Hot off the Wire news, rumors and tips

Rangers | Mike Olt fixes flaw in swing

Texas Rangers OF Manny Ramirez helped notice a flaw in 3B Mike Olt's swing at Triple-A Round Rock in the last few days. Olt has since fixed his mechanics and went 2-for-3 with two hard hit balls Sunday, July 7. Before that, Olt was in a 1-for-22 slump. "He saw that I was late and dropping my hands," said Olt, who made his debut with the Rangers last season playing in 16 games. "We went to the cages and I worked with him."

Fantasy Tip: It's been a frustrating season for Olt to this point, thanks to an early-season injury and vision problems. If he can pick it up with the stick in the second half, he's a realistic option to come up and help the Rangers as they push toward the playoffs. Stashing him in deep AL leagues isn't a bad idea.

2013-07-08 11:02:57 | Source: ESPNDallas.com - Todd Wills

Access more Mike Olt news and rumors by clicking here....

What do you think? Sound off!


For additional MLB information, please view KFFL's MLB Hot off the Wire.


Fantasy Sports News

NFL Hot off the Wire News | MLB Hot off the Wire News | NASCAR Hot off the Wire News