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Q&A with Rangers 5th-round pick Preston Beck

The Texas Rangers selected Dallas native and UT-Arlington product Preston Beck with their fifth-round pick in the 2012 MLB Draft. Lone Star Dugout features and interviews the 21-year-old outfielder, who will play at short-season Spokane this summer.

The Texas Rangers took a local product with their fifth-round pick in last week's MLB Draft, selecting UT-Arlington outfielder Preston Beck. Beck, 21, is coming off a breakout season for the Mavericks in which he posted a .335/.447/.602 slash line with a career-high 14 home runs and 71 RBI in 60 games. He walked 40 times, was plunked eight times, and had 33 strikeouts. The Dallas native began... Recommended Stories

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