Josh Harrison

#52B,
AVG
.294
HR
8
RBI
24
R
30
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 190
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born:
College: Cincinnati
Birth Place: Cincinnati, Ohio
Draft: 2008 6th round by the
  • Yardbarker

    What is wrong with the St. Louis Cardinals?

    The St. Louis Cardinals mid-June road trip has drawn to a close and suspicions as to how bad this team is have now been confirmed. After the Cards dropped a series to the Baltimore Orioles, they were able to take a series from Philadelphia. The cratering Cardinals, took two extra inning wins away from the Phillies but were unable to close out the sweep in the third game losing 5-1. With St. Louis dropping three games on this road trip they have lost pace with the Chicago Cubs. The Cards are now five back while the Cubs have maintained second place. The Cardinals have officially slipped. The closest team to the Cardinals is their upcoming opponent the Pittsburgh Pirates with only one game separating

  • Astros first to 50 wins after sweep of A's
    Omnisport

    Astros first to 50 wins after sweep of A's

    The Houston Astros' fine MLB season continued as they reached 50 wins, while the Arizona Diamondbacks also claimed a victory. Marwin Gonzalez, Jake Marisnick and Josh Reddick each homered as the Astros beat Oakland 12-9 to sweep the Athletics and reach

  • Local product Preston Claiborne ready for any bullpen role Jeff Banister, Rangers see fit
    SportsDay

    Local product Preston Claiborne ready for any bullpen role Jeff Banister, Rangers see fit

    ARLINGTON - Back in his days as a third baseman at Carrollton Newman Smith High School, Preston Claiborne’s favorite Ranger was fellow third baseman Hank Blalock. Claiborne was impressive enough with the Trojans that in June of his senior season, the Pittsburgh Pirates selected him in the 23rd round of the 2006 major league draft. He opted instead to attend college. At Tulane, Claiborne, who pitched some at Newman Smith, was converted to a relief pitcher. He was impressive enough for the Green Wave that the New York Yankees selected him in the 17th round of the 2010 June draft. And so began Claiborne’s professional sojourn that landed him at Globe Life Park on Thursday after his hometown Rangers