Rangers reliever Taylor Hearn served as the opener for Sunday's game against the Astros. He allowed no runs, no hits, and one walk over three innings of work while striking out three batters. He did not factor into the final decision. Houston ultimately defeated Texas by a score of 3-1.
Hearn is 2-3 this year. He now owns a 4.41 ERA, 1.37 WHIP, and .231 OBA with 25 walks and 53 strikeouts. On a more positive note, the southpaw has allowed just one run and one hit while striking out 10 batters over his last 10.2 innings of work.