For the second time this offseason, the Texas Rangers have added a free-agent starting pitcher. Previously, the Rangers signed Kyle Gibson to a three-year pact. On Friday, the Rangers reportedly agreed to terms with right-hander Jordan Lyles, per The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal. Lyles will ink a two-year deal worth $16 million, per ESPN's Jeff Passan.
Entering the winter, we ranked Lyles No. 48 on our top-50 free agents list. Here's what we said of him:
Lyles has shown more promise over the last two seasons than his career numbers indicate.