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Harrison spoke about the stiffness before leaving for his MRI. Said Harrison,
After his MRI, says Sullivan, Harrison will return to Texas for further examination."There's obviously some concern there from what happened last year. I just hope that it's not a serious issue, and [that it is just] something I can take a few days down and stay on top of my core program and get right back out there, and hopefully that's the case. But it's not fair to say that I'm not worried about it, because I've had a lot of issues recently."
Harrison was 18-11 with a 3.29 ERA and 1.261 WHIP in 2012. The Rangers are hoping he can bounce back to that form following his injury-filled 2013 that saw him make just two starts, losing both. The Rangers are already without Derek Holland for at least the first half. The good news is that Yu Darvish has overcome his hip discomfort, so if Harrison's stiffness is not serious, then the Rangers' rotation will be just fine.
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