The Top 20 Moments in Jacobs Field History: Pedro Martinez Out of the Bullpen

The 2013 season will mark the 20th year of baseball at Progressive (ie Jacobs) Field. It’s been a relatively short history (although with the stadium building boom in the late 1990s and early 2000s, Progressive Field is the 13th oldest ... Read More
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Stache Throwback Thursday: Sprinklers At Shea Interupt A Pedro Martinez Start

As has become a bit of a tradition on twitter and other social media places, Thursdays have become “Throwback Thursdays” as people share things from their past. So we here at The Daily Stache figured we would join the crowd and provide you with a Mets Throwback Thursday moment that we find among the vast jungle that is the internet. For our first moment that we found, we bring...
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An Ode to Pedro Martinez’ 1999 Season

Fifteen years ago, Pedro Martinez had the greatest season ever by a pitcher. Apologies to Old Hoss Radbourn. In 29 starts and 213.1 innings, Pedro fanned hitters at a 37.5 percent rate, while walking only 4.4 percent. That looks even more impressive considering that the average strikeout and walk rates for major league starters were 15.6 percent, and 8.8 percent, respectively. He...
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Pedro Martinez Working With Red Sox Pitchers In Spring Training (Video)

Pedro Martinez is one of the best pitchers in Boston Red Sox history, and even in retirement, he loves being around the team. As part of his role as a special assistant to the general manager, Martinez is working with the young players on the Red Sox’s pitching staff during spring training. The future Hall of Famer has a wealth of knowledge to share, and his experience will help...
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez on Sox: 'They draw a plan to kill and feed everybody'

Pedro: Red Sox Wolfpack "Kills and Feeds"
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Pedro: Sox drank before ALCS games

While admitting it only involved taking little sips, Pedro Martinez admitted that Red Sox players imbibed on a rum concoction before 2004 ALCS games.

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May 20, 2013  |  7 Comments

Pedro Martinez: 90% of the batters I hit were intentional

Pitchers like Pedro Martinez don’t miss very often. The former Boston Red Sox ace had as much control as any hurler who has every played the game. That can only mean two things when it comes to hitting a batter with a pitch: either it was a rare miss, or it was intentional. On Monday, Pedro talked about how pitching inside allowed him to have so much success throughout his remarkable...
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February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez back with BoSox

Pedro Martinez is returning to the organization where he became a Cy Young Award-winning pitcher, joining the Red Sox in a front office position.

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January 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Ben Cherington Says Red Sox Have Spot 'Waiting for' Pedro Martinez if He Wants to Work With Club

With Jason Varitek rejoining the Red Sox in an advisory role this year, speculation has increased that one of his teammates from the glory days, pitching great Pedro Martinez, could be next. Martinez has been rumored to be ready to work with Boston again, and now Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington says the righty, who pitched his last MLB game for the Phillies in...
November 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez to Announce Retirement Soon After Spending Two Seasons Out of Baseball

Pedro Martinez hasn't pitched since the 2009 World Series, but he's yet to officially retire from baseball. That will change soon. reports that the former Red Sox right-hander will soon announce his retirement, and he's going out in a way that only Martinez could. "I'm going to [officially announce it], I'm going to do it, but I want to throw a party...
December 03, 2011  |  Discuss

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