Harrison hopes Saturday start ended the rehab road

ARLINGTON, Texas - Matt Harrison is going on the road with the Texas Ranger when they begin a series in Oakland Monday. Whether or not Harrison pitches on the trip remains to be seen though, as he's slated to throw a bullpen with the club making a decision on his next start following that session. General manager Jon Daniels said Friday that Harrison would likely need two more...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers to get Matt Harrison back in rotation soon

The big-league return of Rangers starting pitcher Matt Harrison is coming soon, even if a date hasn't yet been determined. Rangers general manager Jon Daniels was on MLB Network Radio Sunday morning and said that the club expects Harrison's next start to be at the major-league level (Jim Duquette). Harrison, 28, has been on the shelf from the beginning of the season due...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers: Matt Harrison and Adrian Beltre nearing returns

getty images The Texas Rangers are close to getting back pitcher Matt Harrison and third baseman Adrian Beltre. Harrison threw eight shutout innings at Double-A Frisco on Saturday and has apparently convinced the Rangers and general manager Jon Daniels that he is ready for a return to the big leagues. He has not made a start in the majors since last April and will be replacing Tanner...
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Rangers' Matt Harrison has excellent rehab start

The Texas Rangers won the first two games of a weekend series against the Chicago White Sox to improve to 11-7 on the season. They are doing so despite the injury woes to the starting rotation that saw Yu Darvish start the season on the disabled list. Now, Tanner Scheppers has headed to the disabled list as well. The good news is that Matt Harrison, who has been making Minor...
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UPDATED: Texas Rangers Injury Notes: Joe Saunders, Matt Harrison

The Texas Rangers climbed above .500 (8-7) last night with an exciting bottom-of-the-ninth win over the Seattle Mariners, but were disappointed by news that starters Joe Saunders and Matt Harrison may both remain on the DL longer than hoped. Saunders, who was hit in the left ankle by a comebacker in his first start on April 4, felt persistent pain when he tried to "ramp it...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' Matt Harrison (back) to make 2nd rehab start Tuesday

Matt Harrison, the Texas Rangers' 2013 Opening Day starter, is working his way back from three surgeries (April, May and September 2013) plus a minor setback during spring training. As reported by Sports Injury Alert, Harrison was expected to make his first rehab start Thursday. He did, going two innings (41 pitches) for the Frisco RoughRiders before the game was halted by rain...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers clear Matt Harrison for rehab assignment

On the disabled list as he tries to return from multiple back surgeries last season, Rangers left-hander Matt Harrison has been cleared to make a minor-league rehab start Thursday at Double-A. Richard Durrett of ESPN Dallas reports that Harrison is scheduled to throw four innings and “likely needs a few more starts, every five days, before he could join the rotation.” That...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Lewis, Harrison making strides for Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas - Colby Lewis and Matt Harrison are doing all they can to get back into the Texas Rangers rotation as soon as possible. Harrison is slated to throw three innings in the team's exhibition game against Houston in San Antonio and will likely need several rehab starts before he's ready to join the rotation. Lewis will start for Triple A Round Rock Tuesday in...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers LHP Harrison not likely ready for opener

Matt Harrison concedes that he likely won't be ready to pitch for the Texas Rangers by opening day. The left-hander, who hasn't thrown in a week because of stiffness in his neck and back, just hopes things are different from last year. He was the opening day starter then, but made only one more start. ''Kind of trade-off from last year,'' Harrison said Sunday...
Via AP on Fox
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers' Harrison unfazed by busy offseason

Texas Rangers left-hander Matt Harrison has been too busy this offseason to worry about what the club is trying to do with its pitching staff. Being the father of a newborn daughter eats up a lot of your free time. But Harrison, who won 14 games for the Rangers in 2011, has seen the team linked to right-hander Roy Oswalt. With the addition of Yu Darvish, Texas already has six starters...
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January 26, 2012  |  Discuss

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