Latest Pedro Martínez Stories

2009-09-13 23:07:13

Pedro Martinez and Ryan Madson combined on a seven-hit shutout Sunday as Philadelphia's 1-0 win over the New York Mets capped a doubleheader sweep. Martinez (5-0) gave up the six hits in eight innings against his former team with two walks and seven strikeouts in 130 pitches. Madson gave up a hit in

2009-09-03 20:41:23

Pedro Martinez surrendered a run and just five hits in seven innings Thursday, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 2-1 win over San Francisco. Martinez (3-0) did not walk a batter in 87 pitches and struck out nine.

2009-08-31 18:07:50

Kansas City Royals pitcher Zack Greinke was named Monday the American League Player of the Week. Greinke won two starts last week with a 1.06 ERA and 20 strikeouts in 17 innings. Last Wednesday against Cleveland, the right-hander had a career-best 15 strikeouts to set a Royals record for a nine-inning game.

2009-08-18 22:52:26

Jamie Moyer pitched six shutout relief innings Tuesday to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Moyer (11-9), who complained about being removed from the starting rotation when he was replaced by Pedro Martinez, took over in long relief of Martinez Tuesday.

2009-07-14 21:12:01

The defending champion Philadelphia Phillies have signed three-time Cy Young Award winner Pedro Martinez to a one-year contract, sources told MLB.com Tuesday. One source told the baseball Web site the Phillies will announce the signing of a $1 million deal with $1.5 million in incentives Wednesday.

2008-07-31 21:00:02

By TONY MASSAROTTI Manny Ramirez stood in the corner of the room, as if huddling near the office water cooler, the gossip all abuzz. "Hey," Ramirez asked, "am I going to get traded or not?" All depends. Does he want to be? "I'm ready to go," Ramirez said without the slightest bit of hesitation.

2008-07-08 03:00:02

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - David Wright hit a solo home run and drove in four as the New York Mets held off the Philadelphia Phillies, 10-9, to wrap up a four-game set at Citizens Bank Park.

2006-08-04 00:52:16

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Greg Maddux took a no-hitter through six innings in his Dodgers debut on Thursday before a rain delay forced him to surrender the mound, but Los Angeles went on to shutout the Cincinnati Reds 3-0.

2006-07-29 00:41:21

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pedro Martinez overcame a rocky start to make a winning return from the disabled list as the New York Mets tamed the Atlanta Braves 6-4 on Friday in National League action at Turner Field.

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