Ross to DL
ARLINGTON, Texas — Texas Rangers starter Tyson Ross has been put on the 10-day disabled list because of a blister on his right index finger.
Texas made the move Monday before the series opener against Miami to start a nine-game homestand. It was a day after Ross allowed 5 runs and 4 hits in 3 1 / innings at Tampa Bay. 3
Ross (2-2, 7.52 ERA) has allowed 14 runs over seven innings in his past two starts. Ross has started seven games for the Rangers since his mid-June debut after missing the start of the season while recovering from offseason surgery to correct Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.
Class AAA All-Star catcher Brett Nicholas was recalled from Round Rock.
Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos left Sunday’s game with a sprained left ankle after a collision at the plate. X-rays were negative.