Yovani Gallardo News Archive
Gallardo allowed four runs on a pair of walks and six hits (two of them homers) Saturday against the Twins, striking out just three in 5.1 innings, but it was enough to earn his first win of the season.
Gallardo tossed five innings Sunday, allowing five runs on six hits and three walks, but he didn't factor into the decision during Texas' 13-12 win over Colorado. He struck out four batters and gave up one home run.
The Rangers selected Gallardo's contract from Triple-A Round Rock ahead of his scheduled start Sunday against the Rockies.
Gallardo will take the mound Sunday against the Rockies.
Gallardo is among a pool of candidates mentioned by manager Jeff Banister as a potential fill-in for injured starter Doug Fister (knee), Gerry Fraley of the Dallas Morning News reports.