4:03 PM EDT, Wed July 29, 2015

Detwiler rejects minor-league assignment with Texas Rangers, headed to free agency

As expected, left-hander Ross Detwiler  rejected the Texas Rangers’ offer of an outright assignment to the minor leagues, the club said on Wednesday. Detwiler will become a free agent if he clears released waivers, which is considered a formality. Detwiler, …

Texas Rangers dump Detwiler, bring back Mendez for bullpen

ARLINGTON — The Texas Rangers dumped left-hander Ross Detwiler on Saturday, designating him for assignment. Right-hander Roman Mendez was promoted from Triple-A Round Rock to take Detwiler’s spot in the bullpen. Mendez has had four consecutive scoreless appearances in the …

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