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Maybe Martinez’s production will take a dip at some point this season. For now, baseball’s most improbable budding star continues to shine.
“He’s right there with Miggy in terms of being able to drive the ball to right center,” Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said after the game.
J.D. Martinez of the Detroit Tigers has hit the first home run of the 2015 baseball season.
Daniel Fields, J.D. Martinez and Steven Moya hit homers to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 6-0 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday.
J.D. Martinez: ‘I Was Released Last Year, So That’s The Kind Of Pressure I’m Going To Put On Myself’
“For the first month for sure, every time you look at the TV and there’s a baseball game on and you’re like (shaking your head) I don’t even want to watch it” Martinez said.
The Detroit Tigers had mild expectations for J.D. Martinez when they called him up from the minors early last season.
With the completion of the deals, right-handed relief pitcher Al Alburquerque remains the only arbitration-eligible player the Tigers have yet to settle with.
On Friday night in the bottom of fourth inning the Tigers had a man on second base and one out in a 1-1 game against the Cleveland Indians.
“A lot of the veteran guys said I was even a lot cooler than I should have been about it,” J.D. Martinez said Wednesday.