Martín Pérez

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Birthday
4, 1991
Birthplace
Venezuela
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
4, 1991 (age 28)
Birthplace
Venezuela

About

Venezuelan left-handed starting pitcher who finished sixth in Rookie-of-the-Year voting in 2013.

Before Fame

He was first signed by the Texas Rangers in 2007.

Trivia

He developed a pitching arsenal featuring a low-to-mid-90s fastball, deceptive changeup, and curveball.

Family Life

He grew up in Guanare, Portuquesa, Venezuela.

Associated With

With a similar height, handedness, prime velocity, reliance on a changeup, and Venezuelan background, he began receiving frequent comparisons to Cy Young Award-winner Johan Santana.