Ragtag rotation won't cut it

Two starters look finished and, with impact on bullpen, so does Rangers' season

Updated: May 15, 2014, 2:47 AM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

HOUSTON -- When Yu Darvish pitches, the Texas Rangers usually win. When any other pitcher takes the mound, they usually lose.

It happened again Wednesday night as the feeble-hitting Houston Astros rallied from a four-run deficit to beat Texas 5-4 at Minute Maid Park.

You shouldn't expect that trend to change this season. Not after the club revealed the sobering news Wednesday afternoon that starting pitchers Matt Harrison and Martin Perez probably will miss the rest of the season.

"It's ...

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