Rangers call up OF Leonys Martin

Updated: August 31, 2011, 2:45 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Rangers called up outfielder Leonys Martin on Tuesday to replace Nelson Cruz, who was put on the disabled list with a Grade I strained left hamstring and is expected to miss about three weeks.

Reliever Darren O'Day has been placed on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. The Rangers also purchased the contract of pitcher Mark Hamburger, releasing right-handed pitcher Ryan Tucker to make room on the 40-man roster.

Martin, 23, has hit .263 ...

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