Rangers starter Brandon McCarthy is 1-3 with a 10.52 ERA in four games. (Matt Slocum/AP)
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
Four starts into the season, and things haven't turned out the way Brandon McCarthy and the Texas Rangers thought they would when the right-hander was acquired this offseason. McCarthy threw 43 pitches in one-plus innings on Friday, allowing six runs on four hits and two walks in the Oakland win.
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