Yovani Gallardo is back with the Texas Rangers for the first time in three years.
The right-hander who grew up in nearby Fort Worth was selected from the Triple-A Round Rock roster. He was set to start Sunday at home against the Colorado Rockies.
The 32-year-old Gallardo went 13-11 with a 3.42 ERA for Texas in 2015 Ivan Provorov Jersey , and signed a free-agent contract with Baltimore in 2016.
Cincinnati released him this April after three appearances with a 30.86 ERA. Texas then signed Gallardo to a minor league contract, and he went 2-1 with a 3.81 ERA in 10 starts at Triple-A.
Manager Jeff Banister said Gallardo could remain in the rotation.
”He’s one of five starters for us now, but we’ll let him get through today first,” he said.
The Rangers optioned left-hander Brandon Mann to Round Rock. They opened a spot on the 40-man roster by placing right-hander Doug Fister, who’s out with a strained right knee Womens Jameis Winston Jersey , on the 60-day disabled list.
The Packers continue to shuffle their roster this morning, bringing in more reinforcements for their defense.
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Packers are signing veteran linebacker Korey Toomer.
Toomer was cut by the 49ers this weekend, after spending the previous two seasons with the Chargers. He gives them some depth at inside linebacker, as Oren Burks is expected to miss some time with a shoulder injury.
They’re also putting wide receiver Jake Kumerow on injured reserve. By keeping him on the roster this long Broncos Elite Jerseys , they’re able to bring him back after eight weeks. Kumerow injured his shoulder in the second preseason game, after a promising start to camp.
Along with waiving cornerback Herb Waters this morning, the Packers still have another roster spot to fill.