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Roy Oswalt is good fit, not an ace

His addition to rotation will make Rangers' bullpen tough to beat in playoffs

Updated: May 30, 2012, 12:45 AM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

Whenever Roy Oswalt eventually joins the Texas Rangers' starting rotation, don't view him as a savior. Or even an ace at this stage of his career.

This isn't the pitcher who won 86 games from 2004-2008 and was 159-93 in 11 seasons with the Houston Astros and Philadelphia Phillies. And he's not the player who has been an All-Star three times and finished among the top five in NL Cy Young Award voting five times.

No way that guy would've been a free agent on Memorial Day.

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