Found September 17, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Texas Rangers are making a change to their rotation for the final 16 games of the season. Rookie left-hander Martin Perez, who pitched 4 1/3 innings of no-hit relief Saturday, will start Friday against the Mariners at Seattle. He replaces the same man he relieved Saturday: right-hander Scott Feldman. "He's been very aggressive," manager Ron Washington said of Perez. "He's been showing tremendous improvement. We're going to give him an opportunity." Perez, 21, spent the majority of the season with Class AAA Round Rock. He has make three starts for the Rangers, compiling a 2.60 ERA in those games. Since allowing three runs in two-thirds of an inning in relief during his major league debut, Perez has posted a 2.20 ERA over 28 2/3 innings. "I felt happy, because (starting) is what I know," said Perez, speaking through an interpreter. "They gave me a shot in the bullpen, and I did good. Now, I have to keep doing good." Fel...
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