Diamondbacks at Rangers: 5 Players to Watch
By Thomas Lynch
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Jun 27, 2015; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo (49) throws a pitch during the first inning in a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. The Texas Rangers won 4-0. Mandatory Credit: Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports
The 29-year old right-hander was traded from Milwaukee to Texas in January. After a sluggish first two months, Gallardo has been throwing darts over his last six starts. He has not allowed a single run over his last 29 1/3 innings and has not surrendered a run in five of his last six outings. The D’backs know all too well about his capabilities. He takes the ball in tonight’s opener with a lifetime record of 7-1 with a 2.12 ERA in 11 starts vs. Arizona.