MARTIN PEREZ RUMORS & GOSSIP
The Texas Rangers announced that left-handed starting
pitcher Martin Perez will be sidelined for at least two months after suffering
a broken left arm during yesterday’s spring training contest, according to T.R.Sullivan of MLB.com.
Perez was hit above the wrist by a line drive off Seattle
Mariners second baseman Brad Miller in the 6th inning of Sunday’s
The Texas Rangers have lost the leading candidate to be their No. 5 starter for at least a month.
Left-hander Martin Perez broke his left forearm Sunday when he was hit by a line drive in a 7-6 loss to the Seattle Mariners, and he will be out into April.
Perez was struck on the arm just above the wrist by a liner off the bat of Brad Miller. The top prospect dropped to the ground...
Via AP on Fox
March 03, 2013
Rangers pitching prospect Martin Perez was hit on the left forearm by a line drive Sunday, and Texas gave up homers to Kendrys Morales and Jesus Montero in a 7-6 loss to the Seattle Mariners
The 21-year-old left-hander Perez was struck by a liner off Brad Miller's bat. Perez dropped to the ground as the ball deflected off his arm, just above his wrist for an infield single....
Via AP on Fox
March 03, 2013
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) -- Rangers pitching prospect Martin Perez was hit on the left forearm by a line drive Sunday, and Texas gave up homers to Kendrys Morales and Jesus Montero in a 7-6 loss to the Seattle Mariners
The 21-year-old left-hander Perez was struck by a liner off Brad Miller's bat. Perez dropped to the ground as the ball deflected off his arm, just above his wrist...
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...
ARLINGTON, Texas The Texas Rangers have made a switch in their pitching rotation and will go with rookie left-hander Martin Perez Friday in Seattle.
Perez will take the rotation spot of Scott Feldman (6-11). Feldman allowed six runs in 2 22 innings Saturday and was replaced by Perez, who pitched 4 13 scoreless innings.
"He's been very aggressive," Texas manager Ron...
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers are turning to left-hander Martin Perez to start Saturday's game against Oakland.
It will be the first major-league start for Perez, who pitched 23 of an inning in relief Wednesday night. Texas manager Ron Washington said the Rangers decided to go with Perez over Justin Grimm because he's left-handed.
Oakland is hitting just .222 against...
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers are recalling left-hander Martin Perez for tonight's game against Detroit.
The club will make a corresponding roster move before the game.
Perez, who is on the 40-man roster, is 5-5 with a 4.59 ERA in 15 starts for Round Rock. He's pitched well recently, winning is last two starts while allowing two runs in 16 innings.
Prospect followers, please stop panicking over the demise of Texas Rangers pitching prospect Martin Perez. He will be fine. After seeing him face off against arguably the best pitcher on the planet in Dodgers Clayton Kershaw, my first in person look at Perez was an impressive one. Yes, he needs more seasoning at the Minor League level, but he should. As he approaches legal age, Perez...
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Perez finally threw up the stats to back up his enormous potential…and then plummeted back to earth after a promotion to Triple-A. As one of the top pitchers in the Texas League and quite likely the top lefty, Perez posted a 3.16 ERA in 88.1 innings with 83 strikeouts compared to 36 walks. While that...