Team: Corpus Christi Hooks
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.
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.
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)
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
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[video width="1280" height="720" mp4="http://rocnation.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/jmart.mp4"][/video]
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)