Our own Darius Austin reported on August 2 that Soto, who is recovering from a groin strain, played five innings for Triple-A Round Rock and went 1-for-2. Soto went 6-for-32 with 10 strikeouts in 10 games with Round Rock this season.
MLBRosterMoves Twitter account confirmed the activation of Soto.
The @Rangers activate C Geovany Soto from 15-day DL; designate RHP Jerome Williams for assignment.Soto, in his 10th Major League season, has played for the Cubs and Rangers. He batted .245 with nine home runs and 22 RBI in 163 at bats last season. Soto has a career batting average of .248 with 91 home runs and 311 RBI.
— MLBRosterMoves (@MLBRosterMoves) August 8, 2014
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