ANAHEIM, CA - SEPTEMBER 26: Pitcher Koji Uehara #19 of the Texas Rangers pumps his fist after striking out Torii Hunter (not pictured) of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the seventh inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 26, 2011 in Anaheim, California. The Rangers defeated the Angels 4-3. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
The Oakland Athletics are pursuing Texas Rangers' pitcher Koji Uehara, according to Ken Rosenthal. The Baltimore Orioles remain interested as well, adds Rosenthal.
Moving Uehara would be the Rangers' first step in signing free agent Roy Oswalt, who seems intent on signing with either the Rangers or the Cardinals -- neither of which really have the room for him.
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Rangers Meeting with Roy Oswalt Today - MLB Daily Dish
Wilson further notes that bringing in Oswalt could set off a domino effect that launches Uehara elsewhere. And in the background of all this is a St. Louis club that appears ready to sign Oswalt when he decides...
Orioles Interested in Koji Uehara, Kyle McClellan, Edwin Jackson - MLB Daily Dish
The Baltimore Orioles are interested in bringing back Koji Uehara from the Texas Rangers, according to Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi. Rosenthal adds that the club is also pursuing Kyle McClellan of the St. Louis Cardinals.