ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers have placed catcher Mike Napoli on the 15-day disabled list with a left quadriceps strain.
The Rangers also have recalled catcher Luis Martinez from Triple-A Round Rock to replace Napoli on the roster. The moves were announced before their game Saturday night against the Detroit Tigers.
Napoli started in his first All-Star game back in July and is hitting .223 with 17 home runs and 40 RBIs.
Martinez was with the Rangers from July 14-21 and appeared in one game. He was hitting .270 with two homers and 22 RBIs in 65 games with Round Rock.