Texas Rangers Notes: Housing For Minor Leaguers & ‘Interest’ in Top-Tier Free Agents

Happy Friday, Rangers fans!

The Hot Stove is lit—in more ways than one—and there is plenty of noise involving the Texas Rangers in the baseball rumor mill. However, the prospect of free agent signings or trades aren’t the only topics of discussion.

Here are a few notes to get your weekend started a tad early.

Major League Baseball announced on Thursday its owners have approved a new minor league housing policy that is expected to provide more than 90 percent of minor leaguers across all levels with housing accommodations. The only exceptions are players with big league contracts and players making at least $100,000.