FRISCO, Texas – Texas Rangers pitcher Joe Barlow is expected to rehab with the Frisco RoughRiders beginning on Wednesday when the RoughRiders take on the Amarillo Sod Poodles at 7:05 p.m.
Barlow came up through the Rangers system after being selected in the 11th round of the 2019 draft by Texas. In 2019, he started in with High-A Down East before making 13 outings with the RoughRiders, going 1-1 with a 1.13 ERA. Over 16.0 innings with the Riders, he struck out 27 while walking just six.
Promoted to the Rangers in 2021, Barlow was dominant out of the bullpen, recording a 1.55 ERA over 31 outings. He tallied 11 saves while holding opponents to a .124 ERA.
This season, he had a 3.26 ERA in 30 outings before going on the Injured List with a right index finger blister. He is expected to throw out of the bullpen for the RoughRiders on Wednesday.
The RoughRiders continue a 12-game homestand Wednesday night against the Amarillo Sod Poodles with a 7:05 p.m. first pitch. The Riders play 18 of their 26 games in August at Riders Field. Baseball Hall of Famer and Texas Rangers radio broadcaster Eric Nadel will be in attendance Wednesday night for a meet and greet, prior to a 7:05 p.m. first pitch against Amarillo as a part of Texas Baseball Legends at Riders Field.
For tickets and more information about the Frisco RoughRiders, visit RidersBaseball.com or call 972.731.9200.
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