All-Star pitcher Matt Harrison and the Texas Rangers agreed Wednesday night to a $55 million, five-year contract, according to a person familiar with the deal.
The Texas Rangers say reliever Mike Adams will have surgery for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, a numbing sensation that sidelined him the last week of the season.
Matt Harrison pitched into the ninth inning for his 17th victory, and the Rangers beat the Mariners 2-1 on a drizzly Sunday to add to their AL West division lead.
Manager Ron Washington said before Friday night’s game against Tampa Bay that Harrison (15-9) will have his scheduled start Sunday pushed back until Tuesday.
Evan Longoria homered twice as Tampa Bay roughed up Texas pitcher Matt Harrison, and the Rays beat the Rangers 8-4 to snap a four-game losing streak on Wednesday night.
Matt Harrison took a no-hit bid into the seventh and went eight innings for his career-high 15th victory and Adrian Beltre hit for the cycle for the Texas Rangers in an 8-0 win over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
Hiroki Kuroda pitched a two-hitter, and the Yankees got consecutive homers from Nick Swisher and Mark Teixeira in a 3-0 victory over the Rangers on Tuesday night.
Matt Harrison gave the beleaguered Texas pitching staff a strong start, Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and the Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Friday night.
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Matt Harrison tossed a five-hitter for his 12th victory, Adrian Beltre had three hits and two RBIs, and the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Sunday afternoon.
Rangers pitcher Matt Harrison was named AL Pitcher of the Month for June. Harrison posted a 5-0 record with a 1.29 ERA over six starts while striking out 24 hitters over 42 innings.
Seven members of the Texas Rangers have been selected to play for the American League in 2012 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.