|July 18 3:49 PM PT4:49 PM MT5:49 PM CT6:49 PM ET18:49 ET22:49 GMT6:49 CST3:49 PM MST5:49 PM EST6:19 PM VEN2:49 UAE (+1)5:49 PM CT-The Texas Rangers have released Mills from his minor league contract so that he could sign to play in Japan.
Analysis: Texas claimed Mills on waivers from the Los Angeles Angels during spring training and assigned him outright to Triple-A Round Rock. Mills was 7-5 with a 3.87 ERA in 18 games (17 starts) for Round Rock. He was scheduled to participate in the Triple-A All-Star game Wednesday, but withdrew from that after reaching an agreement with the Orix Buffaloes of Nippon Professional Baseball's Pacific League.
|Mar. 27 3:46 PM PT4:46 PM MT5:46 PM CT6:46 PM ET18:46 ET22:46 GMT6:46 CST3:46 PM MST5:46 PM EST6:16 PM VEN2:46 UAE (+1)4:46 PM CT-Mills made his first appearance on Wednesday since being claimed on waivers from the Angels last weekend.
Analysis: He worked four innings and gave up four hits and one run in his second spring start.
|Mar. 24 12:26 PM PT1:26 PM MT2:26 PM CT3:26 PM ET15:26 ET19:26 GMT3:26 CST12:26 PM MST2:26 PM EST2:56 PM VEN23:26 UAE1:26 PM CT-Mills has been claimed by the Texas Rangers off waiver from the Los Angeles Angels.
Analysis: Mills was 1-0 with a 6.00 ERA in three exhibition games with the Angels. In his only major league appearance last year, Mills threw five scoreless innings and allowed three hits on July 8 against Baltimore and gained the victory. He was 5-10 with a 5.86 ERA in 19 starts and two relief appearances at Triple-A Salt Lake.
|2009||Tor||0||1||0 - 0||2||2||0||7.2||14||12||12||4||6||0||9||2.61||14.09||-$5.33|
|2010||Tor||1||0||0 - 0||7||3||0||22.1||20||14||14||2||13||1||18||1.48||5.64||$14.83|
|2011||Tor||1||2||0 - 0||5||4||0||18.1||23||20||20||4||12||1||18||1.91||9.82||$3.83|
|2012||LAA||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||5.0||3||0||0||0||0||0||6||0.60||0.00||$14.50|
|Career||3||3||0 - 0||15||10||0||53.1||60||46||46||10||31||2||51||1.71||7.76|