Rangers pick up pitcher Matt Garza
POSTED: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 4:18pm
UPDATED: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 5:25pm
Tyler, Texas (KETK) — According to media reports, the Texas Rangers have acquired pitcher Matt Garza from the Chicago Cubs in a four-player deal.
29-year-old Garza has a career earned run average of 3.80, a 2013 record of 6-1 and 927 career strikeouts.
Garza was originally drafted by the Minnesota Twins as the 25th pick of the first round in the 2005 draft.
In exchange for Garza, the Rangers sent Mike Olt, C.J. Edwards and Justin Grimm to Chicago.
Details are limited, but KETK will update information as it becomes available.