New Rangers pitcher Matt Garza certainly looked like the answer Wednesday night. Unfortunately, that’s not the question facing Texas.
Now the Rangers can address their real problem that has haunted them all season long. A lack of offense.
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RANGERS: UP IN ARMS
The addition of Matt Garza — the former Chicago Cub who made his debut with Texas on Wednesday night — gives the Rangers a solid rotation. Here’s how Kirk Bohls sees their staff:
1-Yu Darvish (RH);9-4;2.86;All-Star leads all MLB starters in Ks. Great top to rotation.
2-Matt Garza (RH);6-1;3.17;Power pitcher was 5-0 in his last six Cubs starts.
3-Derek Holland (LH);8-5;3.10;Finally showing some consistency, composure.
4-Alexi Ogando (RH);4-2;3.13;Showed good command in first post-DL start.
5-Martin Perez (LH);3-3;3.40;Better poise, location in latest Rangers stint.
Note: Matt Harrison (back) and Colby Lewis (elbow) are both rehabbing from surgeries.