JASON MARTIN

JASON MARTIN

Team: Corpus Christi Hooks

Position: Outfielder

Bats/Throws: Left/Right

Height/Weight: 5’11”, 190 lbs.

Date of Birth: September, 5th 1995

High School: Orange Lutheran HS

Drafted: 2013 – 8th round by the Houston Astros

 

A center fielder in the Houston Astros organization, Jason Martin enjoyed a breakout season in 2016 when he hit .270 with 23 home runs in 110 games with High A Lancaster as a 20-year old.  He ranked third in the California League in home runs.

 

Martin was selected in the 8th round of the 2013 MLB Draft by the Astros. He currently ranks among the Astros’ top 30 prospects.

 

Martin attended Orange Lutheran High School in Corona, Calif.

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Rusney Castillo is batting .353 in August and leads Pawtucket in hits, doubles, stolen bases and batting average. [video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://rocnation.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Video-Highlights-Clips-MiLB-Castillo-goes-yard-for-PawSox-Video-Pawtucket-Red-Sox-Multimedia.mp4"][/video] Marcus Wilson has hit safely in seven of the last eight games, batting .429 with three doubles and a home run in that stretch Jason Martin has five milti-hit games in the month of August and he ranks in Corpus Christi’s top five in doubles, home runs and batting average Stephen Alemais has nine hits in his last 16 at bats (.563) and is batting .379 in 19 games since being promoted to High-A Bradenton [video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://rocnation.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Video-Highlights-Clips-MiLB-Bradentons-Alemais-ties-game-with-late-homer-Video-MiLB.com-Multimedia-The-Official-Site-of-Minor-League-Baseball.mp4"][/video] Mike Shawaryn’s 145 strikeouts are the most of any minor league pitcher in the Boston Red Sox’s organization
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Jason Martin is 4-for-8 over the last two games with a home run and four RBI.  He’s batting .323 in August.

Dominic Smith makes his MLB debut tonight with the Mets in Philadelphia.  Prior to being called up, he was batting .330 with 16 HR and a PCL best 34 doubles in 114 games with AAA Las Vegas Rusney Castillo has hit safely in 16 of the last 18 games and is batting .333 since the All Star break Josh Morgan has 7 hits in his last 14 at bats and is batting .364 during the month of August D.J. Peterson has hit safely in each of his first three games since joining the White Sox’s AAA affiliate in Charlotte this week. Stephen Alemais is batting .340 with two doubles and 10 RBI in 14 games since joining High-A Bradenton.  
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Roc Nation Sports Farm Report: 8/4 Dustin Peterson hit .353 for the Gwinnett Braves in July, the third highest batting average in the International League Rusney Castillo leads the PawSox in batting (.313), hits (95), doubles (19), and stolen bases (14) Dominic Smith is batting .369 and has hit safely in 47 of 52 games for AAA Las Vegas since June 4 Jason Martin leads AA Corpus Christi in slugging (.519) with 29 extra base hits in just 54 games Stephen Alemais is batting .483 (14-for-29) with 4 multi-hit games in 9 games with High-A Bradenton
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Roc Nation Sports Farm Report: 7/28

Dominic Smith ranks 1st among all Mets’ minor league players in batting average (.337), hits (139), doubles (30), RBI (68) and runs (72)

Stephen Alemais is batting .556 (10-for-18) in 6 games with High-A Bradenton

Jason Martin has 11 extra base hits in the last 13 games, posting a 1.131 OPS in that stretch

DJ Peterson has reached base safely in 8 of the last 9 games, batting .333 with 3 doubles and a home run

Dustin Peterson is batting.319 during the month of July

Marcus Wilson leads Class-A Kane County in home runs (9) and OPS (.869), and ranks second in RBI (42)

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Roc Nation Sports Farm Report: 7/21

Dominic Smith leads all players in minor league baseball with 129 hits. He’s batting .334 with 13 HR and 64 RBI on the season.

Rusney Castillo is on a current 5-game hitting streak, and he has hit safely in 24 of the last 27 games.

Dustin Peterson is batting .357 in the month of July.

Josh Morgan has 8 hits in his last 16 at bats and is batting .327 in July.

Jason Martin is 10-for-21 with 4 doubles and 4 homers in his last 6 games.

Mike Shawaryn has a 1.26 ERA and 35 strikeouts in 28.2 innings in his last 5 starts

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Rusney Castillo has reached base safely in 19 straight games, batting .420 with a .468 OBP in that stretch

Dominic Smith has a current 15-game hitting streak in which he’s batting .370

Jason Martin is batting .333 with 4 HR and 12 RBI in 22 games since being promoted to AA

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Jacob Nottingham is batting .375 with 2 HR and 3 doubles in his last 10 games

Mike Shawaryn picked up his first win since being promoted to to High-A, allowing 1 ER in 6 IP in a 6-1 win over Wilmington on 6/25

Marcus Wilson continues to lead Class-A Kane County in HR (8), RBI (37) and runs (36)

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Jason Martin has reached base safely in 18 straight games, batting .410 with 3 HR, 6 2B and 10 HR in that stretch Dustin Peterson had 2 doubles and a season-high 4 RBI on June 21 against the Charlotte Knights Dominic Smith has hit safely in 16 of the last 17 games, batting .369 in that stretch. He’s hitting .322 for the season Jacob Nottingham is batting .462 in his current 4-game hitting streak Marcus Wilson has 6 hits in his last 12 at bats (.500) during a current 4-game hitting streak
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Marcus Wilson leads the Kane County Cougars in HR (7), RBI (31) and runs (33) DJ Peterson is batting .484 with 3 HR and 7 RBI in his last 9 games Dominic Smith leads AAA Las Vegas 51's in doubles (17) and ranks 2nd in RBI (41), hits (86) and runs (37) Jason Martin has a .406 average with 3 doubles and 2 HR in his last 8 games Jacob Nottingham is batting .313 with 5 doubles in his last 9 games Mike Shawaryn has 89 strikeouts and ranks 6th in all of Minor League Baseball 
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Mike Shawaryn has struck out 78 batters in just 53.1 innings to date this season Jason Martin was promoted to AA Corpus Christi after a strong start to the season Dominic Smith is batting .435 with 2 HR and 10 RBIs in his last 6 games Jacob Nottingham has reached base safely in 17 of his last 19 games Rusney Castillo leads the Paw Sox in stolen bases (7) and ranks second in HRs (7) DJ Peterson is batting .400 with 8 RBIs in his current 6-game hitting streak
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Dominic Smith is top 10 in the PCL in hits and total bases Mike Shawaryn is 3rd in MILB strikeouts with 69 Jason Martin is in the Carolina League's top 10 in HR and RBIs ' Marcus Wilson is 5th in the Midwest League with a .333 average Braden Shipley is 2-0 with a 2.45 ERA over last 3 starts Jacob Nottingham has hit safely in last 12 of 16 games, batting .296 in that stretch
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