"When you're putting together a team, we were totally color blind," assistant general manager Thad Levine said. "It didn't hit us between the eyes until I think we started penciling in what the 25-man roster could look like. It is remarkable to the extent that we do have diversity on the field."
Notes: The Rangers have all 41 players on their major league roster under contract after 12 agreed to one-year deals Wednesday. The group included Profar ($505,750), reliever Robbie Ross ($512,745) and right-hander Nick Tepesch ($505,071). ... Soto, wearing a boot on his left foot after arthroscopic surgery Saturday to remove a small bone, hopes to play in Cactus League games by March 15. ... Profar has started a throwing program at about 75 feet. He has been able to do other activities, such as swing the bat and take grounders, since coming into camp with shoulder tendinitis.