• Pitcher Seth Rosin was born in Fargo, N.D. He is the sixth pitcher born in North Dakota to win a game in the Major Leagues. The all-time leader is former Rangers pitcher Rick Helling, with 93.
• Martin Perez turned 23 on Friday.
• Neftali Feliz made his first relief appearance for Triple-A Round Rock on Thursday and struck out the side in the 10th inning. All three strikeouts were on swing-and-miss fastballs.
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