Texas Rangers starting pitcher Ryan Dempster throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Ryan Dempster throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)