Found January 23, 2012 on
NBC Dallas- Fort Worth:
Below is a news release from the Texas Rangers Baseball Club:
The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has signed left-handed pitcher Mitch Stetter and right-handed pitcher Sean Green to minor league contracts with invitations to major league spring training.
Stetter, 31, missed most of the last season on the disabled list with left hip labral irritation. He was on Milwaukee’s Opening Day roster and made 16 appearances for the Brewers before he was placed on the disabled list on May 17 (retroactive to May 15). Stetter also had 6 outings on a minor league injury rehabilitation assignment in July, but was transferred to the 60-day disabled list on July 30 and did not pitch the rest of the year.
Stetter has gone 8-2 with a 4.08 ERA (39 ER/86.0 IP) over 132 career appearances in the majors, all with Milwaukee. Opposing left-handed batters have hit .194 (33-170) against Stetter in his big league career. He was originally selected by the Brewers in the 16th round of the 2003...
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Left-hander Mitch Stetter and right-hander Sean Green agreed Monday to minor league contracts with the Rangers that include invitations to major league spring training.
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