Roy Oswalt, who signed a one-year deal with Texas May 29th, will start for the Rangers Friday against the Rockies.

Oswalt threw 3 1/3 innings in a Double-A start before moving to Triple-A, where he started three games compiling a 5.25 ERA and 3.37 FIP.

Last season for the Phillies, Oswalt appeared in 24 games, making 23 starts, posting a 3.69 ERA, 3.44 FIP and 3.95 xFIP.