|Dec. 21 2:29 PM PT3:29 PM MT4:29 PM CT5:29 PM ET17:29 ET22:29 GMT6:29 CST3:29 PM MST5:29 PM EST5:59 PM VEN2:29 UAE (+1)4:29 PM CT-The Texas Rangers have acquired catcher Luis Martinez from the San Diego Padres for minor league pitcher Ryan Kelly. The Rangers added Martinez to the 40-man roster on Wednesday.
Analysis: Martinez batted .203 (12 for 59) in 22 games for San Diego with one homer and 10 RBIs. He homered for his first big league hit on July 27 against Arizona. A 12th round draft pick in 2007, Martinez hit .323 at Triple-A Tuscon in 58 games. He had one home run and 28 RBIs.
|Aug. 6 6:09 PM PT7:09 PM MT8:09 PM CT9:09 PM ET21:09 ET1:09 GMT9:09 CST6:09 PM MST8:09 PM EST8:39 PM VEN5:09 UAE (+1)7:09 PM CT-Martinez drove in a career-high three runs during a 15-5 rout of Pittsburgh on Friday night.
Analysis: The rookie catcher is batting .250 with seven RBIs in his first nine major league games.
|July 29 9:07 AM PT10:07 AM MT11:07 AM CT12:07 PM ET12:07 ET16:07 GMT0:07 CST9:07 AM MST11:07 AM EST11:37 AM VEN20:07 UAE10:07 AM CT-Martinez singled in the go-ahead run in the San Diego Padres' 4-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
Analysis: Martinez, who had two hits, is 3 for 11 (.273) with a solo homer and two RBIs in his first four major league games.
|July 16 10:35 PM PT11:35 PM MT12:35 AM CT1:35 AM ET1:35 ET5:35 GMT13:35 CST10:35 PM MST12:35 AM EST1:05 AM VEN9:35 UAE11:35 PM CT-Martinez made his big league debut as a pinch-hitter Friday.
Analysis: Martinez lined out to Jeremy Affeldt on the first pitch he saw in the seventh.