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Barto getting an opportunity with Rangers

Barto signed as an undrafted free agent

Outfielder Aja Barto showed some promise with the AZL Rangers in 2008, batting .280 with 10 doubles and four home runs in 37 games. Lone Star Dugout features the 21-year-old native of Houston.

Aja Barto has been on the radars of scouts ever since his outstanding career at Houston's Stratford High School. The outfielder's All-State senior season, which included a .531 batting average and 12 home runs, enticed the Phillies to select him in the 14th round of the 2005 MLB Draft. Barto passed on the Phillies' offer and instead chose to attend baseball power Tulane University. In addition to... Recommended Stories

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