The Rangers have designated reliever Jimmy Herget for assignment. The right-hander was the odd man out as Texas was required to clear a 40-man roster spot after acquiring Josh Sborz from the Dodgers. (John Blake on Twitter)
A former Reds prospect, Herget landed with the Rangers for the 2020 season and posted a 3.20 ERA in 20 games. He added 14 walks and 17 strikeouts. While the 27-year-old has a limited sample size, his promising stats from last season could result in some trade interest as he waits in DFA limbo.