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Sunday, March 3, 2013
Martin Perez hit in arm, leaves game

By Ron Matejko

Texas Rangers left-handed pitcher Martin Perez left Sunday's game in the top of the sixth inning after being hit by a batted ball in the forearm on his pitching arm.

He was sent to an area hospital for x-rays.

Perez is a contender for the fifth spot in the Rangers rotation.