RP - TEX
Rangers reliever Josh Sborz allowed one run while pitching the eight innings against the Orioles on Friday. His final line included two hits, one walk, one strikeout, and the win. Texas ultimately defeated Baltimore by a score of 8-5.
Sborz has looked solid through 61 relief appearances this season, going 4-3 with a 3.95 ERA, 1.42 WHIP, and .233 OBA. He has been extra impressive in September, allowing just two runs over 9.2 innings of work this month.
Rangers reliever Josh Sborz has struggled as of late. He allowed three runs (two earned) on three walks and a hit during Friday's loss to the Twins. Sborz retired just two batters along the way and was hit with the loss.
Sborz is now 3-3 with a 4.94 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, and .226 OBA this year. He brought his ERA down to 3.15 on May 22 but has allowed nine runs on nine hits and five walks since then.
Pitching the eighth inning against the Rays on Friday, Rangers reliever Josh Sborz allowed two runs on two hits, including a home run. He also struck out a pair of Tampa Bay batters along the way.
Over 24 outings this year, Sborz is 3-2 with a 4.24 ERA, 1.16 WHIP, and .222 OBA. He's also issued just seven walks to 30 strikeouts. Without a consistent stream of save opportunities, Sborz belongs on waivers.
Rangers reliever Josh Sborz helped keep Texas in the game on Friday by allowing just one hit in the ninth inning. He also struck out a batter.
Sborz entered into a 5-4 deficit and exited with the same score. He did his job well, coming in and restricting the Mariners from building on their lead. However, the Rangers were unable to come back and bridge the gap in the bottom half of the inning. Sborz himself now owns a 4.15 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, and .191 OBA through 13 games and as many innings this season. He's also walked four batters and struck out 14.
Rangers reliever Josh Sborz struck out two batters in the 10th inning of Thursday's win. This was the right-hander's first career save.
Sborz is 3-1 with a 3.55 ERA, 0.87 WHIP, and 1.57 OBA over 12 games this season. He's added four walks and 13 strikeouts through 12.2 innings of work in his first campaign with Texas. Sborz should continue to be impactful out of the bullpen.