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WATCH: Pedro Martinez throws batting practice to Tom Brady

There’s a reason Tom Brady was selected in the 1995 MLB Draft as a catcher, not a pitcher. After his first pitch was low and away to David Ortiz as part of the Boston Red Sox’s Opening Day ceremony Monday, Brady took batting practice off Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez inside Fenway Park. Check this out - Brady & @45PedroMartinez just did a little batting...
Via NESN.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Pedro Martinez uses WEIRD terminology discussing Jason Varitek

Elsa/Getty Images North America Former Red Sox (and Dodgers, Expos, Mets and Phillies) pitcher Pedro Martinez spoke about his relationship with former Red Sox catcher/captain Jason Varitek Saturday night on MLB Network. Now I know the Red Sox have been a close team for the better part of two decades, but I had no idea things went there.  Yes, this was chopped up (thanks to Instagram...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka Brushes Off Pedro Martinez’s Health Comments

This embed is invalid" /> Masahiro Tanaka doesn’t seem to mind Pedro Martinez commenting on his upcoming season with the New York Yankees. He just wishes the former Boston Red Sox ace had more flattering commentary. Martinez, now an analyst on MLB Network, said Wednesday on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Radio that he doesn’t expect Tanaka to stay healthy...
Via NESN.com
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez thinks Masahiro Tanaka isn’t healthy

Much of how well the New York Yankees perform this season is tied into the health of stud Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who missed nearly three months in 2014 because of a torn ligament in his elbow. Tanaka opted for rehab opposed to surgery, and while the choice worked out for the Yankees in the short-term, surgery could be in his future in the long-term. Pedro Martinez, now...
Via The Outside Corner
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez on Tanaka: 'He's Not Healthy'

Pedro Martinez thinks Masahiro Tanaka is "holding back." In fact, the soon-to-be inducted Hall of Famer doesn't even believe the Yankees ace is healthy.  According an article on nj.com, Martinez made these comments on Sirius XM's Mad Dog Radio Channel yesterday.This belief comes from what he has seen. "Tanaka is hanging all those breaking balls that he is throwing," he said. "The...
Via Lady At The Bat
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez: Rose should be allowed in Hall of Fame

Pedro Martinez will be enshrined into the Baseball Hall of Fame this summer. He’d like for Charlie Hustle to join him in Cooperstown.   Martinez, who was just hired as an analyst for MLB Network, said Wednesday he thinks Pete Rose should be allowed into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Rose, of course, has been banned from Major League Baseball since 1989 for betting on games. ...
Via NESN.com
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

MLB Network hires Pedro Martinez as its newest analyst

Pedro Martinez is set to do more regular TV work. After an impressive couple of seasons working with TBS as a postseason analyst, the new Hall of Famer has been hired as MLB Network’s newest on-air analyst. It initially took a while after his official retirement in 2011 for him to get into broadcasting, with the likes of Barry Larkin and Kevin Millar encouraging him to do...
Via Awful Announcing
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez wants his Jheri curl on Hall of Fame plaque

Pedro Martinez was one of four players who was voted into the Hall of Fame on Tuesday, and we are all thankful for that. As expected, Pedro’s interviews have been phenomenal. That includes his answer to a question about the prime of his hairstyling career. On Wednesday, TMZ asked Martinez if his Jheri curl hairstyle...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez was a 'punk,' says voter who didn't cast ballot

Pedro Martinez received an outpouring of love from the baseball community Tuesday, but not everyone’s a fan of No. 45.   Martinez was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday, earning 91.1 percent of votes from the assembled voters. Still, despite that seemingly high number, there were 49 ballots that didn’t include Martinez’s name. Cleveland Plain Dealer writer...
Via NESN.com
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston radio hosts accuse Pedro Martinez of steroid use

It is hardly surprising in this day and age of sports shock talk that hosts attempting to bring attention to themselves would attack the most revered Red Sox player of the last 30 years. Yesterday and this morning, both 98.5 FM (Felger and Mazz) and WEEI (Kirk Minihane) made, at the very least, strong suggestions that former Red Sox ace Pedro Martinez used steroids during his playing...
Via Boston Sports Media Watch
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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