Harrison called up, Madrigal optioned to AAA
The Rangers called up starter Matt Harrison to start Wednesday’s game against the Astros. To make room for Harrison on the 25-man roster, Madrigal was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City. It is the third time this season he has been sent down.
In nine starts this season, Harrison has a 4-4 record with a 5.43 ERA over 54 2/3 innings pitched. He made two minor league rehab starts for Double-A Frisco. Harrison has a pitch count of about 95 tonight.
Madrigal has a 10.13 ERA over eight innings spanning eight appearances. His has limited opponents to a .258 batting average. Madrigal has a 1-0 record with a 2.53 ERA over 21 1/3 innings with Oklahoma City. He leads the RedHawks with four saves.