|Sep. 24 3:43 PM PT4:43 PM MT5:43 PM CT6:43 PM ET18:43 ET22:43 GMT6:43 3:43 PM MST5:43 PM EST6:13 PM VEN2:43 UAE (+1)5:43 PM CT-Martinez pitched 6 2-3 scoreless innings to lead the Texas Rangers to a 2-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Martinez (5-11, 4.61 ERA) got his first win at home and his first at night. The rookie right-hander went into the game 0-6 in eight starts at Globe Life Park in Arlington and 0-10 in 14 starts at night. He allowed five hits, no walks and struck out five while winning in back-to-back outings for the first time.
|Sep. 19 2:54 PM PT3:54 PM MT4:54 PM CT5:54 PM ET17:54 ET21:54 GMT5:54 2:54 PM MST4:54 PM EST5:24 PM VEN1:54 UAE (+1)4:54 PM CT-Martinez earned his first win in five starts in Thursday's 7-2 victory over Oakland.
Analysis: Martinez (4-11, 4.85 ERA) allowed two runs and three hits in 5 2-3 innings. The seven runs of support were two more than in his previous four games.
|July 23 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET13:08 ET17:08 GMT1:08 10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:38 PM VEN21:08 UAE12:08 PM CT-Martinez gave up only three hits in 5 1-3 shutout innings in Tuesday's 2-1 loss at the Yankees, though he didn't suffer the loss.
Analysis: Martinez's last win came on May 24 and he's 0-5 with a 6.98 ERA in eight outings since.
|July 8 2:02 PM PT3:02 PM MT4:02 PM CT5:02 PM ET17:02 ET21:02 GMT5:02 2:02 PM MST4:02 PM EST4:32 PM VEN1:02 UAE (+1)4:02 PM CT-The Texas Rangers have placed right-hander Nick Martinez on the 15-day disabled list.
Analysis: Martinez has discomfort in his left side, and the move was retroactive to July 2. He is 1-6 with a 5.10 ERA over 16 games (11 starts) for the Rangers.
|July 7 2:51 PM PT3:51 PM MT4:51 PM CT5:51 PM ET17:51 ET21:51 GMT5:51 2:51 PM MST4:51 PM EST5:21 PM VEN1:51 UAE (+1)4:51 PM CT-Martinez has been scratched from Tuesday's scheduled start.
Analysis: Martinez is dealing with discomfort in his back.
|June 27 2:33 PM PT3:33 PM MT4:33 PM CT5:33 PM ET17:33 ET21:33 GMT5:33 2:33 PM MST4:33 PM EST5:03 PM VEN1:33 UAE (+1)4:33 PM CT-Martinez struggled yet again in Thursday's loss to Detroit as he was charged with four runs and six hits over 2 1-3 innings in the 6-0 defeat.
Analysis: Martinez has been awful over his last six games, going 0-4 with a 7.62 ERA.
|June 22 12:56 PM PT1:56 PM MT2:56 PM CT3:56 PM ET15:56 ET19:56 GMT3:56 12:56 PM MST2:56 PM EST3:26 PM VEN23:56 UAE2:56 PM CT-Martinez allowed two runs and three hits in seven-plus innings after retiring his first 15 batters Saturday.
Analysis: Martinez recorded 10 of his first 15 outs on fly balls so he is a very smart pitcher. He faces the Tigers next.
|Apr. 6 10:25 AM PT11:25 AM MT12:25 PM CT1:25 PM ET13:25 ET17:25 GMT1:25 10:25 AM MST12:25 PM EST12:55 PM VEN21:25 UAE12:25 PM CT-The Texas Rangers have activated Yu Darvish from the 15-day disabled list to start Sunday's game against Tampa Bay and optioned Martinez to Double-A Frisco.
Analysis: Martinez pitched well in his major league debut Saturday night, allowing three runs and four hits over six innings against the Rays. He was in line for a victory until Tampa Bay scored twice in the eighth off Neal Cotts en route to a 5-4 win. "He's going to pitch for the Texas Rangers as we move forward at some point for a long time," Rangers manager Ron Washington said. "Don't read anything too much into the fact he's been sent back down."
|Apr. 5 12:24 PM PT1:24 PM MT2:24 PM CT3:24 PM ET15:24 ET19:24 GMT3:24 12:24 PM MST2:24 PM EST2:54 PM VEN23:24 UAE2:24 PM CT-The Texas Rangers have purchased the contract of right-hander Nick Martinez from Double-A Frisco.
Analysis: Martinez was called up Saturday to make his major league debut as the starting pitcher that night against Tampa Bay.
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