Roy Oswalt takes loss in second Triple-A start

Roy Oswalt, making his second start for the Triple-A Round Rock Express after signing with the Texas Rangers nine days ago, was tagged with a loss against the Omaha Storm Chasers on Thursday night.

Oswalt (0-1) allowed five runs on six hits with a walk and four strikeouts in four innings of work. He threw 56 pitches, including 38 for strikes.

Oswalt was solid the first two innings before allowing five runs in the third, capped by a grand slam.