Finding a Major League Catcher Has Become Challenge

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Finding a Major League Catcher Has Become Challenge
Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Finding and developing everyday catchers didn't seem too difficult for the Texas Rangers in the past. They took Jim Sundberg with the second overall pick in the 1973 draft, and he became their everyday backstop for the next decade. They had a brief gap before signing a Puerto Rican named Ivan Rodriguez in 1988. He was a Rangers mainstay from 1991-2002 and became one of the game's all-time greats...

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