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.
The MLB Draft will kick off Monday, June 6th at 6 p.m. Central. To prepare, I spoke with Jason Parks, a scout and writer for Baseball Prospectus and Texas Farm Review. We also delved into the Rangers’ current minor league system.
At the Garza Building in downtown Cleburne, bricks protrude out toward the street and the side of the three-story structure appears to be leaning. Thousands of bats have moved into the walls, and the potential for structural damage is rising.