Branford's Olt signs with Rangers
Olt flew to Arlington to sign the deal, meeting with the team's front office including team president Nolan Ryan. He will report to Spokane (Wash.) of the rookie Northwest League. Olt batted .318 with 23 homers and 76 RBIs this spring, leading UConn to its first NCAA regional in 16 years. He set the school single-season and career home run records as well as the career RBI record.