Tanner Scheppers named Opening Day starter; Robbie Ross, Nick Martinez also in rotation
Surprise, Ariz. — Tanner Scheppers knew he was going to be in the rotation last week. He found out Tuesday that he’ll be the Texas Rangers Opening Day starter.
Scheppers emerged as the favorite to replace Yu Darvish, as manager Ron Washington liked the poise Scheppers showed during tight situations late in games last season.
For more go to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.