PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 17: Pitcher Roy Oswalt #44 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches against the San Francisco Giants in Game Two of the NLCS during the 2010 MLB Playoffs at Citizens Bank Park on October 17 2010 in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Roy Oswalt
Roy Oswalt makes his Texas Rangers and AL debut against a Rockies team he knows very well.
Roy Oswalt couldn't have picked a better time to start as an AL pitcher. As the Rangers host the Rockies in Interleague play, Oswalt makes his debut with Texas against a Colorado team he's dominated. Oswalt is 8-2 all-time against the Rockies, and his 1.94 ERA against the club is his lowest against any NL team. On to of Oswalt's historic success. the Rockies are 1-11 in Interleague play this year.
First baseman Mitch Moreland is likely to land on the disabled list after a hamstring injury in San Diego, with announcement slated to come Friday.
Date / Time: Friday, June 22, 7:05 p.m. CT
Location: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Arlington, Texas
Radio: 103.3 ESPN , 1540am ESPN Deportes
Probable Starters: Christian Friedrich (4-3) vs. Roy Oswalt (0-0)