Free agent Akinori Otsuka will undergo elbow surgery Wednesday, he reported on his blog.
The Phillies may be interested in Akinori Otsuka, according to the Philadelphia Daily News.
Rangers non-tendered RHP Akinori Otsuka and outfielder Nick Gorneault.
General manager Jon Daniels said Monday that Akinori Otsuka (elbow) has begun throwing for the first time in two months.
Rangers activated RHP Akinori Otsuka, SS Joaquin Arias and RHP Josh Rupe from the 60-day disabled list
Akinori Otsuka (elbow) says he's not trying to throw anymore.
Akinori Otsuka (elbow), who said he was feeling better Wednesday, plans to make a decision regarding surgery within the next weeks.
Rangers transferred RHP Akinori Otsuka from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
Akinori Otsuka (arm), who threw on Monday for about five minutes from 30 feet, believes he will return to the team this season.
Akinori Otsuka (arm) will begin a throwing program Monday.
Akinori Otsuka is going to rest his sore elbow for three weeks, making it unlikely that he'll pitch again this season.
Dr. James Andrews declined to recommend surgery following an examination of Akinori Otsuka's elbow on Wednesday.
Akinori Otsuka will go see Dr. James Andrews because of continued soreness in his right forearm.
Akinori Otsuka (forearm) threw off flat ground Tuesday, but remains unlikely to return before September.