Recent News about Victor Martinez
by Mizuno USA July 5, 2011
Once again Major League Baseball is allowing fans to vote on the final roster spot for both leagues. This year, Mizuno has a Brand Ambassador for both the AL and NL eligible for the final spot. On the AL side, Detroit Tigers catcher/DH Victor Martinez is one of the final vote candidates. V.Mart has the third highest batting average in the AL through Monday, hitting .328 on the season. In the NL, Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton has been nominated for the final spot. Helton, who once again is among...
by Barbara Mitchell April 9, 2011
Brad Penny is happy to be reunited with Victor Martinez. Read more from mlb.com.
by Mizuno USA April 8, 2011
Victor Martinez is getting set to add power to the Tigers. Read more from mlb.com.
|Birthdate:||December 12, 1978|
|Birthplace:||Ciudad Bolivar, Bolivar, Venezuela|
Born in Ciudad Bolivar, Venezuela, Martinez earned a pair of minor league MVP awards before joining the Cleveland Indians in 1996. Since then, he has earned All Star honors four times. Martinez is married and has two children.
|All-Star: 2004, 2007, 2009: Cleveland (AL), 2010: Boston (AL)|
|2004 shared the Silver Slugger honor as the top-hitting AL catcher with Iván Rodríguez|
|Set a record for Indians catchers with 108 RBI, 2004|