Rangers left-hander Martin Perez is set to complete his return from elbow surgery with his first major league start in more than a year on Friday against the Astros.
Ace pitcher Yu Darvish and first baseman Prince Fielder were among the players reinstated Monday, giving the Rangers a full 40-man roster
Left-handed starters Martin Perez and Matt Harrison are the latest players on a crowded disabled list. The Rangers have 13 players on the disabled list, easily the most in the majors.
Thad Levine calls in to the Ben and Skin Show to discuss the Martin Perez and Matt Harrison injury news.
The Rangers have put left-handers Matt Harrison and Martin Perez on the disabled list, and could be without both starters for an extended period.
The Rangers announced that Yu Darvish will not start Wednesday in Houston. Meanwhile, Martin Perez reported discomfort in his left elbow after his third consecutive bad start.
Perez lost his 3rd straight start since the end of his 26-inning scoreless streak, allowing six runs and 14 base runners in only 3 2-3 innings.
The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
Martin Perez saw his streak of 26 consecutive scoreless innings end as the A’s beat the Rangers, who have now lost three straight games for the first time this season.
Ben and Skin catch up with Rangers general manager Jon Daniels to talk about the emergence of Martin Perez and the state of the club through the first month of the season.
Perez pitched a three-hitter for his first career shutout, Leonys Martin drove in four runs and the Rangers routed the Chicago White Sox 12-0 Friday night.
Martin Perez threw eight scoreless innings with the benefit of four double-play grounders, plus two runners thrown out trying to steal a base, and the Rangers got a series-clinching 1-0 victory over the Astros on Sunday.