Rangers Place Scheppers on Disabled ListApril 6, 2011 - Pacific Coast League (PCL) Round Rock Express
With the roster move, the Express rotation is set to start the season. Left-hander Michael Kirkman, the reigning Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Year, will start Thursday's season opener against the Iowa Cubs; first pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. CDT at The Dell Diamond. Eric Hurley (RH), Zach Jackson (LH), Brett Tomko (RH) and Derek Hankins (RH) will follow Kirkman in the rotation.
TRANSACTION: RHP Tanner Scheppers (lower back) placed on 7-day disabled list. RHP Chris Mobley assigned to Round Rock from Frisco.
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