Orioles Claim C Luis Martinez Off Waivers From Texas

The Orioles today announced that they have claimed CA LUIS MARTINEZ off waivers from Texas.

Martinez, 27, is a career .272/.362/.364 hitter in six minor league seasons in the San Diego (2007-11) and Texas (2012) systems. In 2012, Martinez batted .270/.350/.386 in 65 games with Triple-A Round Rock and also appeared in 10 games for the Rangers, going 2-for-18. He was originally drafted by San Diego in the 12th round of the 2007 First Year Player Draft.

With the move, the 40-man roster is now full.

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