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Carlos MartinezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-2000 MLB Years: 1988-1995
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Rated Prospect

Positions3B-295, 1B-253, SS-220, OF-133, DH-72Position when Drafted1B-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCarlos Alberto Martinez
Height6-5Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 11,1965PlaceLa Guaira,Venezuela
Death DateJanuary 24,2006 [40.166]

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1983 by the New York Yankees.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-NYA-#7 ... 1987-CHA-#9 ... 1989-CHA-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1988 [23.022]
OrganizationsCHA [5] CLE [3] NYA [3] CAL [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID14833Retrosheet IDmartc002MLBAM ID118360
RelationshipsFather of Jose Martinez
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (1B) in 1989 ... May 26,1993. Hit a flyball that bounced off the head of Rangers' LF Jose Canseco for a home run in one of MLB's most famous fielding bloopers.
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed50Power51Contact61XBH46RBIs58Runs61Hitting62Durability44Team.509Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-ss18319191411043061502100.154.204.187.391172100.182.033.132.1846.0015.002.500.000.0014.29
1985Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-ss1993311397715764484146524210.248.283.399.68212428333.293.151.209.2994.2019.524.641.8051.8336.36
1986Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-ss20516110000000600000.063.063.063.1261016.100.000.000.0560.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1986Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-ss206925334701828392364630200.277.299.458.75711628264.308.181.202.3312.2717.427.673.0331.6340.00
1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-ss20175461610260021220200.296.333.426.75923360.333.130.167.3353.3320.006.003.3327.0018.75
1986Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         91323418719210452386450400.269.294.433.72714031340.304.164.186.3192.3518.828.002.9432.3035.63
1987Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-3b21930271000221600000.233.258.267.5258131.292.034.067.2363.2319.356.000.000.0014.29
1987Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAcha-of-3b2183304327515133632145001310.247.277.332.60910119322.283.085.135.2684.3515.533.570.93101.3325.33
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         92334348216133654155601310.246.276.326.60210920353.284.080.129.2654.2515.863.730.85111.3324.39
1988Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-of-3b22133498671382231473257368222620.277.325.418.74320839544.304.141.249.3316.6215.072.282.5735.5728.26
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha243b2217555910001001200001.164.164.182.34610155.209.018.036.1550.0021.820.000.000.0011.11
1989South Bend White SoxMidwAcha-3b23311263003201100000.545.583.8181.4019312.600.273.545.6138.338.331.000.000.0050.00
1989Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-1b231864122531292251400200.391.423.563.98636671.460.172.250.4337.0419.722.802.8232.0024.00
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         21751431612124261500200.413.446.6001.04645983.483.187.293.4597.2318.072.502.4137.5029.03
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha243b2310935044105220532412157161214.300.340.406.74614227379.346.106.174.3365.5415.042.711.3270.0025.71
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha241b249227218616542404104001028.224.252.327.5798915283.250.103.125.2573.5314.134.001.4168.0024.59
1991Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-of258029548972221173114224720730.329.371.529.90015635326.352.200.298.3926.7514.422.143.3726.8236.08
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle42dh-1b25722572273140530321043215210.284.310.397.70710219275.318.113.156.3123.6415.644.301.8251.4026.03
1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-1b269327101005001510210.313.333.344.67711136.345.031.063.2932.7813.895.000.000.0010.00
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle421b-3b26692282360915351272111405.263.283.377.6608615241.267.114.140.2962.908.713.002.0745.6025.00
1993Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle-1b-3b2720791729713122041510000.367.405.5951.000471184.426.228.304.4364.7617.863.753.5726.3337.93
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle423b-1b2780262266410053111202900335.244.295.340.6358915285.255.096.172.2827.0210.181.451.7552.4023.44
1995Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-3b292597172430161271720024.247.311.309.620304106.291.062.124.2786.6016.042.430.9497.0016.67
1995California AngelsALMLBcal93b2926617111019006710022.180.265.246.51115268.189.066.164.2288.8210.291.171.4761.0018.18
2000Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA--3473252287011232653123500006.278.311.373.6849416264.313.095.151.3034.5513.262.921.1484.0022.86
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter46514851453836362516110107420959131145.258.293.359.652533941586.283.101.151.0004.6713.182.821.5859.4024.54
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter668238732165912320533366629131416159271010.276.314.411.7259811962569.312.135.205.0005.1016.193.182.0645.0429.74
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter2458821192494151410013945148619410.282.318.388.70634260943.322.106.161.0004.7715.693.291.4863.0024.10
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter291107615131263733185401665181721550.290.330.454.7844881031165.318.164.246.0005.5815.542.782.8332.6133.01
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter98327407815764484147124210.239.272.382.65412528349.286.143.199.0004.0120.345.071.7254.5035.90
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311263003201100000.545.583.8181.4019312.600.273.545.0008.338.331.000.000.0050.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter319191411043061502100.154.204.187.391172100.182.033.132.0006.0015.002.500.000.0014.29
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2217477119733115965537933212520.264.297.371.66827749801.280.107.157.0004.6211.612.511.8749.8024.87
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter218677671752959565531109171423.258.292.356.64824143717.296.098.143.0004.3215.203.521.2675.2224.57
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26617111019006710022.180.265.246.51115268.189.066.164.0008.8210.291.171.4761.0018.18
Average MLB - Per 162 games16251751133222956332673235416.258.293.359.65218633553.283.101.151.0004.6713.182.821.5859.4024.54
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625797816030513811673210142722.276.314.411.72523848623.312.135.205.0005.1016.193.182.0645.0429.74

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1984Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya18SS31--531031414170156.9185.03------31100.049.2
1985Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya19SS91--1232542545402377.9384.14------9397.865.0
1986Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya20SS5--718-525251.0005.00------5100.03.6
1986Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya20SS60--1151493235296264.8924.40------6987.043.2
1986Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya203B5--512--17171.0003.40------697.23.6
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha20SS12--2319534742.8943.50------1770.68.5
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha203B1--11-1221.0002.00------175.90.7
1987Birmingham Barons SouAAcha213B9--517222422.9172.44------9100.06.3
1987Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAcha21OF36--6244-7066.9431.83------8343.425.7
1987Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAcha213B29--2449748073.9132.52------8334.920.7
1987Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAcha21SS16--2338796861.8973.81------8319.311.4
1988Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22OF78--151891168159.9462.04------13358.654.2
1988Birmingham Barons SouAAcha223B50--361241010170160.9413.20------13337.634.7
1988Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22SS5--971-1716.9413.20------1333.83.5
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha223B15--733414440.9092.67------1788.29.3
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22DH2---------------1711.81.2
1989South Bend White Sox MidwAcha233B3---932129.7503.00------3100.02.3
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha231B18--17810112189188.99510.44------18100.012.7
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha233B68--451211612182166.9122.44------10962.442.2
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha231B34--21713213232230.9916.76------10931.221.1
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23OF10--21-2-2321.9132.10------1099.26.2
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23DH1---------------1090.90.6
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha241B82--63238850678670.9888.17------9289.150.6
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24DH3---------------923.31.9
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24OF1---------------921.10.6
1991Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle25OF8--12-2-1412.8571.50------8010.05.7
1991Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle251B2--251-226261.00013.00------802.51.4
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25DH41---------------7256.925.3
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251B31--22912830249241.9687.77------7243.119.1
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle261B6--574486561.93810.17------966.74.3
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle261B37--26320140284283.9967.65------6953.622.8
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263B28--1337365350.9431.79------6940.617.3
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26DH4---------------695.82.5
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle271B17--786188584.9884.94------2085.012.1
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle273B12--7171-2524.9602.00------2060.08.5
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273B35--2744557671.9342.03------8043.821.6
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle271B22--1357412146142.9736.45------8027.513.6
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27DH19---------------8023.811.7
1995Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal293B24--1748236765.9702.71------2596.017.0
1995California AngelsALMLBcal293B16--525173130.9681.88------2661.511.0
1995California AngelsALMLBcal291B4--20--220201.0005.00------2615.42.8
1995California AngelsALMLBcal29DH2---------------267.71.4
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B210--1496902314716091586.9867.55------2100.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B162--972602931386357.9252.20------1620.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 7 season(s)-   DH72---------------720.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF11--21-2-2321.9131.91------110.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B66--49115108174164.9432.48------660.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B41--31320628339333.9828.12------410.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF36--6244-7066.9431.83------360.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS28--46571212115103.8963.68------280.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF86--1638111182171.9401.99------860.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS65--1241563335313280.8954.31------650.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B64--461531212211199.9433.11------640.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--251-226261.00013.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS96--1302722550427402.9414.19------960.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3---932129.7503.00------30.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS31--531031414170156.9185.03------310.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1984Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya18----31------
1985Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya19----91------
1986Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya20----5------
1986Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya20----605-----
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha20----121-----
1987Birmingham Barons SouAAcha21-----9-----
1987Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAcha21----1629---36-
1988Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22----550---78-
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22-----15----2
1989South Bend White Sox MidwAcha23-----3-----
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha23--18--------
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23--34--68---101
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24--82------13
1991Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle25--2------8-
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25--31-------41
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle26--6--------
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26--37--28----4
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle27--17--12-----
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27--22--35----19
1995Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal29-----24-----
1995California AngelsALMLBcal29--4--16----2

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1991American League Player of the Week (July 22-July 28)1
1992American League Player of the Week (August 31-September 6)1

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1988Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2262,500-60430-392,10762,50062,500
1989Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2368,000-6082819429,80262,500130,500
1990Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll24100,000-64929-515,727100,000230,500
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25100,000-62044-742,231100,000330,500
1992Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26109,000-68040-962,245109,000439,500
1993Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27500,000-3701658968,431109,000939,500
1995California AngelsTeam Payroll29150,000-5872734999,520109,0001,089,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red