OF Dave Martinez traded to Toronto, joins record fourth team

Updated: August 5, 2000, 2:47 AM ET

TORONTO (Ticker) -- Outfielder Dave Martinez tied a major league record tonight when he was traded by the Texas Rangers to the Toronto Blue Jays and joined his fourth team this season.

The Blue Jays acquired Martinez for a player to be named. The deal was announced after Toronto's 10-8 victory over Texas at SkyDome.

"I'm looking forward to playing for Toronto," said Martinez, who did not get off Texas' bench tonight. "I'm going to go there tomorrow and hopefully help them win. ...

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