|Jan. 16 10:03 AM PT11:03 AM MT12:03 PM CT1:03 PM ET13:03 ET18:03 GMT2:03 11:03 AM MST1:03 PM EST1:33 PM VEN22:03 UAE12:03 PM CT-The Rangers avoided arbitration with Detwiler, agreeing to a one-year contract for $3,450,000 with the left-hander, a candidate for their rotation.
Analysis: Detwiler was acquired last month from the Washington Nationals, who used him exclusively as a reliever last season for the first time in his career. He wants to be a starter again.
|Dec. 12 7:55 AM PT8:55 AM MT9:55 AM CT10:55 AM ET10:55 ET15:55 GMT23:55 8:55 AM MST10:55 AM EST11:25 AM VEN19:55 UAE9:55 AM CT-Texas has completed a trade to acquire left-hander Ross Detwiler from the Washington Nationals for two minor leaguers.
Analysis: While Detwiler spent last season in the bullpen, he is expected to get a chance to earn a spot in the Rangers' starting rotation. Detwiler has started 69 of his 132 major league games, all with the Nationals, who took him with the sixth pick in the 2007 draft. He has a career record of 20-32 with a 3.82 ERA.
|Dec. 11 5:15 PM PT6:15 PM MT7:15 PM CT8:15 PM ET20:15 ET1:15 GMT9:15 6:15 PM MST8:15 PM EST8:45 PM VEN5:15 UAE (+1)7:15 PM CT-A baseball official familiar with the deal says that the Texas Rangers have an agreement in place to acquire Detwiler from the Washington Nationals.
Analysis: Texas will send two minor leaguers to the Nationals for the pitcher that was left off Washington's postseason roster last season. Detwiler is a former starter who spent last season in the bullpen, mostly working in long relief. The Rangers are looking to add to their rotation with Yu Darvish, Derek Holland and Colby Lewis.
|Oct. 3 7:43 AM PT8:43 AM MT9:43 AM CT10:43 AM ET10:43 ET14:43 GMT22:43 7:43 AM MST9:43 AM EST10:13 AM VEN18:43 UAE9:43 AM CT-Detwiler has been left off the Washington Nationals' roster for their NL Division Series against the San Francisco Giants while former closer Rafael Soriano made the 25-man cut.
Analysis: Detwiler is a former starter who spent the regular season in the bullpen, mostly working in long relief. He went 2-3 with a 4.00 ERA in 63 innings across 47 appearances.