Rangers acquire Gonzalez Germen from the Yankees


From the official Twitter account of the New York Yankees …

Germen was designated for assignment by the Yankees on January 13 to open up a 40-man roster spot for right-handed reliever Chris Martin, who was acquired off waivers from the Rockies.

Germen, 27, owns a 4.31 ERA, 1.42 WHIP, and 64/30 K/BB ratio in 64 2/3 major league innings.