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Rockies sign Roy Oswalt to minor league contract

As first teased by Roy Oswalt on his Twitter account, the Rockies just announced that they have signed the veteran right-hander to a minor league contract. Oswalt is expected to report to extended spring training and will presumably join a minor … Continue reading

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Teams feel like Roy Oswalt “doesn’t want it bad enough”

Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe hears that Roy Oswalt “may still want to pitch, but, again, on his terms and perhaps for only a half a season.” He adds: “… many teams have given up trying to persuade him … Continue reading

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Anyone want Roy Oswalt? He cleared waivers

Roy Oswalt has been a bust for Texas, posting a 5.94 ERA in 50 innings while being demoted to the bullpen, which isn’t exactly what the Rangers had in mind when they signed him for $5 million in May. He’s … Continue reading

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Roy Oswalt is staying in the bullpen

This morning we talked about Roy Oswalt’s displeasure with being a reliever. This afternoon the Rangers basically said “tough.”  T.R. Sullivan reports: Assistant general manager Thad Levine said the club has talked to Oswalt about his desire to start but made it … Continue reading

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Roy Oswalt: team player

Roy Oswalt stunk up the joint starting for the Rangers, so they moved him to the bullpen. Texas needs the bullpen help and, in his first two outings as a reliever, Oswalt has been darn good, pitching three scoreless innings. But … Continue reading

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Rangers demote struggling Roy Oswalt to the bullpen

UPDATE: No matter the reason(s) for Oswalt’s struggles, the Rangers have decided to demote him to the bullpen following their trade for Ryan Dempster. Last time Oswalt made more than one relief appearance in a season? As a 23-year-old rookie … Continue reading

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Sunday Scattershooting: To Receipt or Not to Receipt

Good Sunday morning, Little things in life that make me wonder sometimes: Have you ever wondered how much paper we waste on receipts? I know, I know, everyone automatically thinks we need a receipt for our purchases, but let’s talk … Continue reading

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I’m Back

Hey everyone! It’s been a long three months but I’m back again! I worked through a temp agency and my assignment ended yesterday, after working 55 hours per week for the last 3 months. The job site was 35 miles … Continue reading

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Roy Oswalt got shelled last night

From Hardball Talk The Rangers could use Roy Oswalt now. Yesterday even. He just can’t pitch like he did yesterday: dude gave up five runs on six hits over four innings including a grand slam by Royals’ prospect Wil Myers in … Continue reading

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Nolan Ryan, Jon Daniels to discuss adding Roy Oswalt to Rangers

After the news that Neftali Feliz would be spending some time on the disabled list with an inflamed elbow, Nolan Ryan discussed what the Rangers might have to do on Galloway and Company on KESN-FM 103.3 on Monday. Among the considerations Texas might … Continue reading

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