Rangers released RHP John Patterson.
John Patterson experienced a setback while pitching in extended spring training and has been shut down because of continued forearm soreness.
John Patterson has been working out in extended spring training and threw a bullpen session Monday.
General manager Jon Daniels said Monday that John Patterson is unlikely to pitch in the minors before May 1.
Rangers signed John Patterson to a minor league contract.
The Rangers are close to signing John Patterson.
The Astros believe they have the inside track on landing John Patterson.
The Houston Chronicle reports that the Astros are interested in John Patterson.
Nationals released RHP John Patterson.
John Patterson, who complained of some arm tightness following a poor outing Sunday, said his arm felt fine on Monday.
John Patterson was tagged for six runs and eight hits in four innings by the Orioles on Sunday.
John Patterson pitched shutout ball for three innings Tuesday in a 2-2 tie against the Braves.
John Patterson gave up one earned run and four hits in 2 2/3 innings in a minor league game on Friday.
John Patterson allowed one run in two innings Saturday versus Baltimore in his spring debut.