Pedro Martinez

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John Tomase
July 18, 2018 - 12:23 am
Pedro Martinez won a World Series and two Cy Young Awards with the Red Sox. Before he knew how magical his Hall of Fame run in Boston would be, he had very different ideas about where he might make his name. Appearing on the Rich Eisen Show, Martinez said that he grew up a Yankees fan, once spent $...
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Ryan Hannable
July 11, 2018 - 10:09 pm
Chris Sale isn’t quite Pedro Martinez when it comes to pure dominance on the mound, but he’s pretty close. And on Wednesday, Sale was able to remove Martinez from the record books with one statistic. The game marked Sale’s 200th career start and before him Martinez held the MLB record for most...
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Lucy Burdge
June 18, 2018 - 3:15 pm
During his interview with OMF on Monday, Pedro Martinez was asked about David Price’s carpal tunnel syndrome, which he may have gotten in part from playing video games. Martinez said Price did the right thing by taking a break from the games as soon as he discovered the injury. “He’s a professional...
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Rob Bradford
June 18, 2018 - 2:09 pm
When Pedro Martinez talks, people listen. That's why what the former Red Sox pitcher had to say on the Ordway, Merloni and Fauria Show Monday afternoon when it came to the state of baseball was so telling. Martinez, who just pitched in the Red Sox' Alumni Game last month, offered a candid...
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Ryan Hannable
May 17, 2018 - 11:44 am
For the first time in 25 years, the Red Sox will be hosting an alumni game. The team will host an alumni game Sunday, May 27 at 10:30 a.m. before the game against the Braves. The three-inning game comes nearly 25 years to the day of the last alumni game held at the ballpark. Fans who have tickets...
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Rob Bradford
May 08, 2018 - 9:51 am
NEW YORK -- It's just an accepted reality: Pedro Martinez, while employed by the Red Sox, had a huge hand in turning Luis Severino into the Yankees ace Boston is slated to run into Tuesday night. Welcome to the real world of baseball rivalries. As much as we want to believe that the hatred that is...
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Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
April 12, 2018 - 8:07 am
Pedro Martinez has one problem with Joe Kelly’s beaning of Tyler Austin Wednesday. The Hall of Fame hurler thinks it should’ve happened sooner. “The only thing I would had done different than Joe Kelly tonight, is I would’ve hit Tyler Austin at his previous at bat. Other than that, Kelly executed...
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Lucy Burdge
April 10, 2018 - 10:52 am
The set of MLB Tonight can be a dangerous place, as Pedro Martinez discovered on Monday night when he was hit in the eye with a ball of tape. Martinez pitched the ball to co-host Harold Reynolds and Reynolds smacked it right back into Martinez’s face. . @45PedroMartinez , are you ok?!?! @...
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WEEI
February 18, 2018 - 9:28 am
Count Pedro Martinez among those who thinks the Baseball Hall of Fame should include more players. In an interview Saturday with Rob Bradford and John Tomase, the legendary Red Sox hurler advocated for Pete Rose’s ban to be lifted, as well as suspected steroid users Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens to...
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John Tomase
January 30, 2018 - 1:28 pm
David Price's problems last year came down to his dislike of messengers. He lambasted Comcast's Evan Drellich, embarrassed Hall of Fame broadcaster Dennis Eckersley, and engaged in a pointless battle with the media that cast a pall over the entire Red Sox clubhouse. Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez is...
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