Ryan Dempster is the only rotation member not on the 25-man roster the Rangers set for Friday night’s game. Dempster started the regular-season finale Wednesday.
Yu Darvish is planning to throw off a mound Friday for the first time since skipping his last scheduled start for the Rangers because of neck stiffness.
Texas right-hander Yu Darvish has been scratched from his start Tuesday against Oakland because of neck stiffness.
Roy Oswalt says he has known for several weeks that he cleared waivers, a move that would allow the Rangers to trade the veteran right-hander to any team.
Washington says he’s put behind him Roy Oswalt’s decision not to pitch a third inning of relief and sees no need to discuss it with the former starter.
The veteran right-hander will make his debut for the Rangers at home against the Rockies after starting four minor league games since signing with Texas on May 29.
The Rangers gave Darvish extra time between starts. He is set to pitch Friday night against Houston, eight days after he walked six and allowed six runs in a 7-1 loss at Oakland.
The Texas Rangers have added another arm to the already strong bullpen by signing free agent Roy Oswalt (9-10 with a 3.69 ERA in 2011) to a reported $5 million deal.
Derek Holland, the shaggy haired pitcher nick-named the Dutch Oven, will be cooking up wins in Arlington for years to come.
So here we are, edge of our seats. Spicy Sushi Eel Rolls tenuously balanced on chopsticks, ready to indulge. But still we wait.
According to reports, Texas Rangers president and CEO Nolan Ryan was released from the hospital in Houston Tuesday morning.
Could you stand at the plate while someone threw a 90-mile an hour fastball? CBS 11 went to a local baseball center that simulates the match-up between big league pitcher and batter.