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Jones finding success with slider

Jones has allowed one ER in his last 12 innings

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Left-hander Beau Jones has been perhaps the most reliable member of the Frisco RoughRiders' bullpen this season. The success is due in-part to his new slider, which is quickly becoming a reliable pitch. Lone Star Dugout chatted with the pitcher after a recent appearance.

The Rangers' 2007 trade with the Braves that sent Mark Teixeira to Atlanta and five prospects to Texas is one of the primary reasons that the club currently sits atop the AL West. Of those players, only left-hander Beau Jones remains below the Triple-A level. But that doesn't mean Jones has been a disappointment. The former supplemental first round pick has found his niche in the bullpen, and he...

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