By NEMS Daily Journal
Free agent pitcher Roy Oswalt has signed with the Texas Rangers, according to multiple media reports on Tuesday.
ESPN reported that Oswalt – a native of Kosciusko who makes his home in Weir – could be ready to join the Rangers’ rotation by June 20.
Oswalt, has a career record of 159-93 and a 3.21 ERA in 11 seasons with Houston and Philadelphia. He went 9-10 with a 3.69 ERA in 23 starts for the Phillies last season.
St. Louis was among the other teams that courted him.