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Boston Red Sox AL East
J.D. Martinez • #28 • DH
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'3", 220 lbs.
Born:Aug 21, 1987 (30 yrs) in Miami, FL
Hometown:Hollywood, FL
Experience:7 years
Drafted:Drafted by Houston in 2009 (20/611).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2018.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Is a talented batter who can hit for both average and power. Can also be a solid defensive outfielder who can play either corner position. Produces runs in bunches.
Flaws: Lacks the consistent batting average of a truly elite run producer in MLB. Is not much of a base-stealer. Can be injury-prone. Is not as good against right-handers.
Career Potential: Quality, veteran run-producing outfielder.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Silver Slugger 2015
Texas League (AA) All-Star Team 2011
South Atlantic League (A) Most Valuable Player 2010
South Atlantic League (A) All-Star Team 2010
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