Fitting in with a new team is old news for Matt Garza. Over the past eight seasons, he’s pitched for the Twins, Rays, Cubs and Rangers, compiling a 67-67 record.
After committing $50 million to free agent Matt Garza, the Milwaukee Brewers are feeling much better about their pitching staff.
Garza pitched eight impressive innings for his first victory in six starts and the Texas Rangers kept close in the playoff race, beating the Kansas City Royals 3-1 Saturday night.
Mark Trumbo hit a three-run homer and Wilson pitched into the seventh inning of the Angels’ 6-5 victory Friday night, knocking the Rangers out of first place in the AL West.
Martin hit a game-winning bases-loaded single with two outs in the ninth inning to give Texas Rangers a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins.
Matt Garza felt he was just a little off. It was enough to make for another shaky outing. Garza gave up two home runs, and the Rangers lost 5-2 to the surging White Sox on Sunday.
The Rangers have sent right-hander Neil Ramirez to the Chicago Cubs to complete the trade that brought right-hander Matt Garza to Texas last month.
With Garza set to make his fourth start for the Rangers on Friday night, here are the primary players in five in-season trades that helped shape Texas for making the playoffs the past three seasons.
Matt Garza pitched into the eighth inning of his Rangers debut, the only run he allowed unearned after his throwing error, and Texas beat the New York Yankees 3-1 on Wednesday night.
According to reports, the Texas Rangers are set to acquire pitcher Matt Garza from the Chicago Cubs for third baseman Mike Olt, pitchers C.J. Edwards, Justin Grimm and possibly another player.
While the Rangers expect a boost from the return of several injured players in the next week, general manager Jon Daniels said Thursday that he would like to upgrade the team.
Cubs starting pitcher Matt Garza, who has been on the trading block throughout the offseason, is being discussed in a possible trade with the Rangers.