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- Edgar Martinez and the Hall of Fame
Edgar Martinez presents one of the most interesting debates about the hall of fame to date. Certainly, he was a hall of fame caliber hitter, regardless of the metrics you use. For his career, he
- How Great Was Edgar Martinez's Bat?
While we've spent the last few days talking about the Hall of Fame, and this post is somewhat inspired by discussions about Edgar Martinez's worthiness for enshrinement in Cooperstown, this isn't
- Lance Berkman, Edgar Martinez, and Cooperstown
the last couple of years rejecting a candidate with a similar resume.
In terms of rate stats, Berkman and Edgar Martinez are pretty darn similar. Martinez also had a delayed start to his career, so
- Edgar Martinez Following Reese's Unfortunate Path
in Cooperstown. A few took steps forward -- Jack Morris, Jeff Bagwell, and Tim Raines enjoyed substantial gains. Others, like Mark McGwire, took steps back.
Edgar Martinez was a member of the final
- Edgar's Jack Morris Moment
needed him the most, he delivered.
One shining moment of greatness in October is a huge part of Morris' candidacy. Yet, for these same writers, the performance of Edgar Martinez in the 1995 ALDS
- Is Delmon Young About to Break Out?
- Daily Graphing - Edgar Renteria
After just one season with the Red Sox, Edgar Renteria and his four year 40 million dollar contract were shipped off to Atlanta for third base prospect Andy Marte. In 2002 and 2003 Edgar Renteria
- Edgar Renteria Considering Retirement
According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, 36-year-old shortstop Edgar Renteria is leaning towards retiring this season. After hitting just .251/.306/.348 in 96 games with Cincinnati and receiving
- Edgar Renteria's Underrated Career
Although he didn't play a single game in 2012, it wasn't until yesterday that Edgar Renteria officially announced his retirement from baseball. The long-time big leaguer told RCN Television in his
- Martinez To Boston
. The one they landed on, Victor Martinez, is a great fit for their roster.
Martinez can catch when Varitek isn't, can play first when Lowell needs a day off, or can DH when Francona wants to give