Victor Martinez Stats

Victor Martinez was born on Saturday, December 23, 1978, in Ciudad Bolivar, Bolivar, Venezuela. Martinez was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 10, 2002, with the Cleveland Indians. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Victor Martinez baseball stats page.

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"It made all the sense in young Victor Martinez's world to call his mother and tell her he was coming home after learning the Indians wanted him to switch positions from shortstop to catcher. Instead, Margot Coromoto Martinez calmed down her sobbing son and politely told him, 'Just try it first'. 'I'd been a shortstop since I was 7', Martinez said. These days, Martinez has his mother to thank for being one of the best young catchers in the major leagues." - Sportswriter Stephanie Storm in the Akron Beacon Journal (01/28/2005)

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Victor "V-Mart" Martinez Autograph on a 2005 Donruss Gallery of Stars (#GS-25)

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Birth Name:
Víctor Jesus Martínez
Nickname:
V-Mart
Born On:
12-23-1978  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Ciudad Bolivar, Bolivar, Venezuela
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Ciudad Bolivar Escuela (Ciudad Bolivar, VE)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Both
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-02
Player Weight Chart Weight:
235
First Game:
09-10-2002 (Age 23)
Last Game:
Still Active
Draft:
Undrafted Free Agent

Victor Martinez

Victor Martinez Pitching Stats

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Victor Martinez Hitting Stats

2002 24 Indians 12 32 2 9 1 0 1 0 5 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 .281 .333 .406
2003 25 Indians 49 159 15 46 4 0 1 0 16 13 0 21 0 1 1 8 .289 .345 .333
2004 26 Indians 141 520 77 147 38 1 23 0 108 60 11 69 0 6 5 16 .283 .359 .492
2005 27 Indians 147 547 73 167 33 0 20 0 80 63 9 78 0 7 5 16 .305 .378 .475
2006 28 Indians 153 572 82 181 37 0 16 0 93 71 8 78 0 6 3 27 .316 .391 .465
2007 29 Indians 147 562 78 169 40 0 25 0 114 62 12 76 0 11 10 19 .301 .374 .505
2008 30 Indians 73 266 30 74 17 0 2 0 35 24 4 32 0 3 1 12 .278 .337 .365
2009 31 Indians 99 377 56 107 21 1 15 0 67 51 3 51 0 5 2 11 .284 .368 .464
2009 31 Red Sox 56 211 32 71 12 0 8 1 41 24 0 23 0 1 1 6 .336 .405 .507
2010 32 Red Sox 127 493 64 149 32 1 20 0 79 40 5 52 0 5 0 17 .302 .351 .493
2011 33 Tigers 145 540 76 178 40 0 12 1 103 46 6 51 0 7 2 20 .330 .380 .470
2013 35 Tigers 159 605 68 182 36 0 14 1 83 54 10 62 0 8 1 23 .301 .355 .430
2014 36 Tigers 151 561 87 188 33 0 32 1 103 70 28 42 0 6 4 17 .335 .409 .565
2015 37 Tigers 120 440 39 108 20 0 11 0 64 31 8 52 0 7 7 18 .245 .301 .366
2016 38 Tigers 154 553 65 160 22 0 27 1 86 50 8 90 0 3 4 19 .289 .351 .476
2017 39 Tigers 107 392 38 100 16 0 10 0 47 36 3 63 0 2 5 15 .255 .324 .372
2018 40 Tigers 133 467 32 117 21 0 9 0 54 32 4 49 0 7 2 19 .251 .297 .353
16 Years 1,973 7,297 914 2,153 423 3 246 5 1,178 730 119 891 0 86 53 264 .295 .360 .455

Victor Martinez

Victor Martinez Fielding Stats

2002 Indians C 9 7 207 58 6.4 57 55 2 1 0 1 11 2 .983 7.43
2003 Indians C 40 40 1,026 255 6.4 254 231 23 1 2 3 20 9 .996 6.68
2004 Indians C 132 124 3,324 932 7.1 926 865 61 6 11 9 89 30 .994 7.52
2005 Indians C 142 139 3,699 967 6.8 962 904 58 5 6 3 96 29 .995 7.02
2006 Indians 1B 22 19 498 154 7.0 154 149 5 0 15 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.35
2006 Indians C 133 127 3,330 806 6.1 798 753 45 8 7 4 100 22 .990 6.47
2007 Indians 1B 30 24 663 201 6.7 200 187 13 1 18 n/a n/a n/a .995 8.14
2007 Indians C 121 118 3,129 836 6.9 832 779 53 4 8 6 70 33 .995 7.18
2008 Indians 1B 10 9 246 87 8.7 86 82 4 1 9 n/a n/a n/a .989 9.44
2008 Indians C 55 54 1,341 347 6.3 344 328 16 3 1 2 22 13 .991 6.93
2009 Indians 1B 47 44 1,158 368 7.8 365 348 17 3 41 n/a n/a n/a .992 8.51
2009 Indians C 52 51 1,290 299 5.8 299 285 14 0 2 3 56 9 1.000 6.26
2009 Red Sox 1B 23 22 567 163 7.1 163 160 3 0 14 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.76
2009 Red Sox C 33 31 771 227 6.9 223 215 8 4 1 1 0 0 .982 7.81
2010 Red Sox 1B 14 12 318 111 7.9 109 95 14 2 10 n/a n/a n/a .982 9.25
2010 Red Sox C 110 106 2,712 828 7.5 822 778 44 6 2 4 99 27 .993 8.18
2011 Tigers 1B 6 6 156 48 8.0 48 38 10 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.31
2011 Tigers C 26 26 657 160 6.2 158 141 17 2 3 0 29 8 .988 6.49
2013 Tigers 1B 11 11 291 99 9.0 99 85 14 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.19
2013 Tigers C 3 3 66 22 7.3 22 18 4 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 9.00
2014 Tigers 1B 35 33 852 270 7.7 267 251 16 3 24 n/a n/a n/a .989 8.46
2014 Tigers C 2 2 51 27 13.5 25 23 2 2 0 1 3 1 .926 13.24
2015 Tigers 1B 10 10 258 87 8.7 86 81 5 1 13 n/a n/a n/a .989 9.00
2016 Tigers 1B 5 5 132 36 7.2 36 36 0 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.36
2018 Tigers 1B 1 1 3 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
C Totals 858 828 21,603 5,764 6.7 5,722 5,375 347 42 43 37 596 183 .993 7.15
1B Totals 214 196 5,142 1,625 7.6 1,614 1,513 101 11 155 n/a n/a n/a .993 8.47
15 Years 1,072 1,024 26,745 7,389 6.9 7,336 6,888 448 53 198 37 596 183 .993 7.41

Victor Martinez

Victor Martinez Miscellaneous Stats

2002 Indians 0 0 .000 5 0 1 32.0 16.0 6.4 - - -
2003 Indians 1 1 .500 6 0 5 159.0 7.6 9.9 - - -
2004 Indians 0 1 .000 9 0 8 22.6 7.5 4.8 - - -
2005 Indians 0 1 .000 5 0 2 27.4 7.0 6.8 - - -
2006 Indians 0 0 .000 4 0 3 35.8 7.3 6.2 - - -
2007 Indians 0 0 .000 2 0 3 22.5 7.4 4.9 - - -
2008 Indians 0 0 .000 5 0 5 133.0 8.3 7.6 - - -
2009 Indians 0 0 .000 1 0 3 25.1 7.4 5.6 - - -
2009 Red Sox 1 0 1.000 3 0 0 26.4 9.2 5.1 - - -
2010 Red Sox 1 0 1.000 4 0 4 24.7 9.5 6.2 - - -
2011 Tigers 1 0 1.000 1 0 112 45.0 10.6 5.2 - - -
2013 Tigers 0 2 .000 6 0 140 43.2 9.8 7.3 - - -
2014 Tigers 3 2 .600 1 0 115 17.5 13.4 5.4 - - -
2015 Tigers 0 0 .000 6 0 104 40.0 8.5 6.9 - - -
2016 Tigers 0 0 .000 11 0 138 20.5 6.1 6.4 - - -
2017 Tigers 0 0 .000 3 0 105 39.2 6.2 8.3 - - -
2018 Tigers 0 0 .000 9 0 124 51.9 9.5 8.6 - - -
16 Years 7 7 .500 81 0 872 29.7 8.2 6.2 - - -

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