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CRISTHIAN MARTINEZ RUMORS

Braves cut Johnson, Janish, Martinez

Second baseman Elliot Johnson, third baseman Paul Janish and right-hander Cristhian Martinez became free agents when the Atlanta Braves failed to offer 2014 contracts on Monday night. Johnson batted .261 with 10 RBIs in 92 at-bats this year, when he earned $520,500. Janish hit .171 with two RBIs in 41 at-bats and made $725,000. After pitching in relief on April 3 and 6, Martinez...
Via AP on Fox
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Braves’ Cristhian Martinez undergoes season-ending shoulder surgery

The Atlanta Braves’ bullpen took another hit yesterday, as right-handed reliever Cristhian Martinez underwent season-ending surgery on his ailing shoulder, according to Mark Bowman of MLB.com. Martinez has been battling shoulder issues nearly the entire season, as he only made two appearances for Atlanta prior to hitting the disabled list. It appeared he would rejoin...
Via MLB Injury News
July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Braves' Martinez charged with DUI

Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Cristhian Martinez was arrested early Monday and charged with drunken driving after police say they saw him weaving in and out of a lane while driving slowly on a major Atlanta highway. Martinez was stopped on Interstate 85 and charged with impeding the flow of traffic, improper lane change and DUI after his blood alcohol level registered at 0.13, said...
Via AP on Fox
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves reliever Martinez arrested for DUI

Atlanta Braves reliever Cristhian Martinez was arrested early Monday morning on charges of driving under the influence. Martinez, 30, was arrested in Gwinnett County, according to jail records, and was also charged with an improper lane change and impeding the flow of traffic. He was booked into the Gwinnett County jail at 4:34 a.m. after his blood alcohol registered more than ...
Via Fox Sports South
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves RHP Martinez charged with drunken driving

Atlanta Braves righthander Cristhian Martinez was charged with drunken driving on Monday. Martinez's blood alcohol level was listed at 0.13 percent when he was arrested early Monday morning on Interstate 85 in Lawrenceville, Ga. The state's legal limit is 0.08 percent. Cpl. Jake Smith noted that Martinez faces charges of impeding the flow of traffic and improper lane changes...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves reliever Martinez charged with DUI

Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Cristhian Martinez has been charged with drunken driving. Gwinnett County police Cpl. Jake Smith says Martinez's blood alcohol level was 0.13 when he was arrested early Monday on Interstate 85. The legal limit in Georgia is 0.08 percent. He also faces charges of impeding the flow of traffic and improper lane change. Records show Martinez was booked...
Via AP on Fox
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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