Beltre: 'Unbelievable to be here'

Updated: February 19, 2010, 7:39 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Texas Rangers prospects Omar Beltre and Alexi Ogando both threw off a mound under the sun in the Arizona desert Friday, a huge step in moving past their part in a human trafficking scandal in the Dominican Republic that banned them from entering the U.S. for five years.

"It was incredible," Beltre said when asked what it felt like to work out Friday. "It's unbelievable to be here."

Beltre was so relieved and excited to attend spring training and be in the United ...

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