Help Support FanGraphs



Carlos Martinez
Birthdate: 9/21/1991 (25 y, 9 m, 3 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-0/190     Position: P
Contract: $51M / 5 Years (2017 - 2021) + 2 Option Years
RotoWire News: Martinez (6-6) allowed three runs -- just two earned -- on six hits and two walks while striking out four batters through six innings during Thursday's loss to Philadelphia. (6/22/2017)
Profiles:  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2010Cardinals (R)320121259.011.902.140.15.22985.8 %47.0 %1.9 %0.761.581.59 
2011Cardinals (A)3208838.211.643.260.23.29980.3 %65.1 %4.5 %2.332.512.65 
2011Cardinals (A+)330101046.09.395.870.39.35165.7 %40.8 %4.2 %5.284.214.52 
2012Cardinals (A+)2207733.09.272.730.00.31973.3 %49.4 %0.0 %3.002.793.52 
2012Cardinals (AA)430151471.17.322.780.76.27677.2 %60.9 %10.7 %2.903.923.72 
2013Cardinals (AA)1003311.26.940.770.77.27886.2 %55.6 %11.1 %2.313.142.94 
2013Cardinals (AAA)530131368.08.343.570.40.26878.5 %55.1 %4.5 %2.513.754.25 
2013Cardinals21121128.17.622.860.32.34564.9 %52.3 %4.0 %5.083.083.830.3
2013Cardinals01012012.27.822.130.00.21954.6 %59.4 %0.0 %3.552.263.23 
2014Cardinals (AAA)1002210.16.100.870.00.207100.0 %48.3 %0.0 %0.002.643.91 
2014Cardinals24157789.18.463.630.40.33371.5 %51.2 %5.9 %4.033.183.541.3
2014Cardinals000404.04.509.000.00.25085.7 %54.5 %0.0 %2.255.136.06 
2015Cardinals14703129179.29.223.160.65.31878.8 %54.5 %10.6 %3.013.213.283.4
2016Cardinals16903131195.18.023.230.69.28679.5 %56.4 %10.6 %3.043.613.813.3
2017Depth Charts141103232201.08.563.140.80.31074.5 %  3.463.59 3.5
2017Steamer131103232199.08.583.240.75.30672.9 %52.9 % 3.593.543.723.6
2017Fans (10)15803333206.08.783.190.66.30775.6 %  3.253.31 4.3
2017ZiPS141003131192.08.533.050.84.30376.2 %  3.333.64 3.3
2017Cardinals6601515100.19.963.140.90.25676.8 %50.8 %12.3 %2.873.333.492.5
2017ZiPS (R)85 1818110.09.053.110.87.30875.8 %  3.363.56 2.1
2017Steamer (R)7601818113.09.213.320.80.30473.6 %  3.513.49 2.1
2017Depth Charts (R)8601818113.09.133.220.83.31274.7 %  3.443.52 2.2
Total- - -4027215583593.08.763.230.65.30276.7 %53.9 %9.8 %3.253.353.5610.8
Postseason- - -01016016.27.023.780.00.22766.7 %58.1 %0.0 %3.242.953.91 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2010Cardinals (R)320.7612121000059.02172885114066078
2011Cardinals (A)322.33880000038.2156271010114043050
2011Cardinals (A+)335.2810100000046.0220493127230067048
2012Cardinals (A+)223.00770000033.0141291211010061034
2012Cardinals (AA)432.9015140000071.1295622723622061258
2013Cardinals (AA)102.31330000011.24811331101009
2013Cardinals (AAA)532.5113130000068.0289542219327166163
2013Cardinals215.082110013028.112431161619130024
2013Cardinals013.551200005012.24775503111011
2014Cardinals (AAA)100.00220000010.1376000100007
2014Cardinals244.0357700117589.1386904140436848184
2014Cardinals002.2540000004.0183110400002
2015Cardinals1473.01312900010179.2755168656013635881184
2016Cardinals1693.04313100000195.18091696866157011180174
2017Depth Charts14113.463232  00 201.0 18684771870 10  191
2017Steamer13113.5932320000 199.084918988791772 9  190
2017Fans (10)1583.253333  0  206.0 18380741573 7  201
2017ZiPS14103.333131  0  192.0 1747671186531080182
2017Cardinals662.87151511000100.140072363210350250111
2017ZiPS (R)853.361818     110.0 9944411138 5  110
2017Steamer (R)763.5118180000 113.047810349441042 5  115
2017Depth Charts (R)863.441818  00 113.0 10347431040 5  115
Total- - -40273.2515583112215593.02474530226214432131528292577
Postseason- - -013.241600005016.265106607111013

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2010Cardinals (R)11.902.145.570.1535.9 %6.5 %29.5 %.1420.71.22985.8 %  1.58
2011Cardinals (A)11.643.263.570.2332.1 %9.0 %23.1 %.1961.06.29980.3 %  2.51
2011Cardinals (A+)9.395.871.600.3921.8 %13.6 %8.2 %.2661.72.35165.7 %  4.21
2012Cardinals (A+)9.272.733.400.0024.1 %7.1 %17.0 %.2321.18.31973.3 %  2.79
2012Cardinals (AA)7.322.782.640.7619.7 %7.5 %12.2 %.2321.18.27677.2 %  3.92
2013Cardinals (AA)6.940.779.000.7718.8 %2.1 %16.7 %.2391.03.27886.2 %  3.14
2013Cardinals (AAA)8.343.572.330.4021.8 %9.3 %12.5 %.2111.19.26878.5 %  3.75
2013Cardinals7.622.862.670.3219.4 %7.3 %12.1 %.2771.41.34564.9 %139833.08
2013Cardinals7.822.133.670.0023.4 %6.4 %17.0 %.1630.79.21954.6 %97602.26
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Cardinals (AAA)6.100.877.000.0018.9 %2.7 %16.2 %.1670.68.207100.0 %  2.64
2014Cardinals8.463.632.330.4021.8 %9.3 %12.4 %.2601.41.33371.5 %112873.18
2014Cardinals4.509.000.500.0011.1 %22.2 %-11.1 %.2141.75.25085.7 %621415.13
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Cardinals9.223.162.920.6524.4 %8.3 %16.0 %.2461.29.31878.8 %78843.21
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Cardinals8.023.232.490.6921.5 %8.7 %12.9 %.2321.22.28679.5 %74883.61
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Depth Charts8.563.142.720.80   .2471.28.31074.5 %  3.59
2017Steamer8.583.242.650.7522.4 %8.4 %13.9 %.2461.31.30672.9 %  3.54
2017Fans (10)8.783.192.750.66   .2401.24.30775.6 %  3.31
2017ZiPS8.533.052.800.84   .2431.24.30376.2 %  3.64
2017Cardinals9.963.143.170.9027.8 %8.8 %19.0 %.1981.07.25676.8 %67773.33
2017Average8.293.292.521.2821.5 %8.5 %13.0 %.2521.34.29672.5 %  4.43
2017ZiPS (R)9.053.112.900.87   .2431.25.30875.8 %  3.56
2017Steamer (R)9.213.322.770.80   .2391.29.30473.6 %  3.49
2017Depth Charts (R)9.133.222.830.83   .2441.27.31274.7 %  3.52
Total- - -8.763.232.710.6523.3 %8.6 %14.7 %.2371.25.30276.7 %83843.35
Postseason- - -7.023.781.860.0020.0 %10.8 %9.2 %.1751.02.22766.7 %89802.95

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2010Cardinals (R)1.027.0 %47.0 %46.1 %35.8 %1.9 %  41.7 %29.2 %29.2 %     1.59
2011Cardinals (A)2.559.3 %65.1 %25.6 %13.6 %4.5 %  35.2 %23.9 %40.9 %     2.65
2011Cardinals (A+)1.1022.3 %40.8 %36.9 %22.9 %4.2 %  41.2 %16.2 %42.7 %     4.52
2012Cardinals (A+)1.3313.5 %49.4 %37.1 %12.1 %0.0 %  40.0 %28.9 %31.1 %     3.52
2012Cardinals (AA)2.1410.7 %60.9 %28.4 %23.2 %10.7 %  51.9 %20.7 %27.4 %     3.72
2013Cardinals (AA)2.2219.4 %55.6 %25.0 %33.3 %11.1 %  37.8 %27.0 %35.1 %     2.94
2013Cardinals (AAA)1.569.6 %55.1 %35.3 %16.7 %4.5 %  47.7 %23.3 %29.0 %     4.25
2013Cardinals1.8018.6 %52.3 %29.1 %8.0 %4.0 %8.9 %0.0 %35.2 %36.4 %28.4 %13.6 %64.8 %21.6 %3.401023.83
2013Cardinals2.1112.5 %59.4 %28.1 %0.0 %0.0 %5.3 %0.0 %      2.66863.23
2014Cardinals (AAA)1.4017.2 %48.3 %34.5 %30.0 %0.0 %  44.8 %17.2 %37.9 %     3.91
2014Cardinals1.8821.6 %51.2 %27.2 %13.2 %5.9 %6.3 %8.3 %38.9 %32.1 %29.0 %22.9 %50.4 %26.7 %3.45963.54
2014Cardinals2.0018.2 %54.5 %27.3 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      6.761656.06
2015Cardinals2.1420.1 %54.5 %25.5 %6.5 %10.6 %5.3 %35.3 %41.4 %36.4 %22.2 %21.2 %51.2 %27.6 %3.44853.28
2016Cardinals2.1817.6 %56.4 %25.9 %5.0 %10.6 %6.8 %40.0 %37.2 %35.2 %27.6 %19.1 %51.3 %29.6 %3.97923.81
2017Cardinals1.5716.8 %50.8 %32.4 %12.3 %12.3 %7.1 %50.0 %42.5 %34.1 %23.4 %20.2 %46.8 %32.9 %3.68803.49
Total- - -1.9918.9 %53.9 %27.2 %8.2 %9.8 %6.4 %27.9 %39.4 %35.0 %25.6 %20.2 %51.1 %28.6 %3.66893.56
Postseason- - -2.0814.0 %58.1 %27.9 %8.3 %0.0 %4.0 %0.0 %      3.631053.91

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2010Cardinals (R)5453819    70355425
2011Cardinals (A)562283    61241302
2011Cardinals (A+)53482911    136284420
2012Cardinals (A+)4433124    47194241
2012Cardinals (AA)120562113    4117081119
2013Cardinals (AA)20973    59119178
2013Cardinals (AAA)103661811    4236801103
2013Cardinals452516242013165310475
2013Cardinals19940100260109169
2014Cardinals (AAA)141053    3989128
2014Cardinals128685498121325008791379
2014Cardinals63210101303161
2015Cardinals2631239781417685100218422844
2016Cardinals30714196721104120106719613028
2017Cardinals127814210921425019691470
Total- - -87043830536564312292323559619196
Postseason- - -251261110390140230

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2013Cardinals0.55-1.211.76-4.77-0.480.820.830.790.7616-0.090.7641
2013Cardinals0.39-0.681.073.150.341.141.141.101.92110.41-0.0742
2014Cardinals-0.13-8.808.671.380.141.411.441.481.57440.36-0.45219
2014Cardinals-0.01-0.360.350.610.081.301.301.231.2340.00-0.0111
2015Cardinals2.01-13.7715.7718.891.981.151.150.921.57300.800.9400
2016Cardinals2.04-12.9815.0226.322.631.011.010.870.93312.07-0.0500
2017Cardinals1.84-5.977.8015.741.611.011.010.871.31141.95-0.1300
Total- - -6.31-42.7249.0357.575.891.111.111.101.301355.090.612510
Postseason- - -0.37-1.041.413.760.411.191.191.131.73150.41-0.0953

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2013Cardinals78.1% (96.7)  16.3% (81.1)5.5% (86.5)  0.8%
2014Cardinals64.2% (96.7)26.5% (85.8)  9.3% (88.4)  1.7%
2015Cardinals57.0% (95.3)24.1% (85.3) 1.7% (81.9)17.2% (86.9)  0.7%
2016Cardinals58.2% (95.6)19.3% (85.5) 4.1% (81.4)18.3% (86.9)  0.4%
2017Cardinals56.4% (95.6)26.9% (85.3) 1.0% (79.9)15.8% (87.4)  0.1%
Total- - -59.5% (95.8)22.1% (85.4) 2.9% (81.3)15.6% (87.1)  0.7%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2013Cardinals51.1 %28.5 %     16.4 %  4.0 %   
2014Cardinals52.7 %18.1 %     26.2 %  3.0 %   
2015Cardinals33.5 %25.4 %     25.8 %  15.2 %   
2016Cardinals27.2 %30.1 %     23.5 %  19.2 %   
2017Cardinals27.5 %27.9 %    27.3 %1.0 %  16.3 %   
Total- - -34.2 %26.4 %    4.4 %20.7 %  14.3 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2013Cardinals97.694.5     81.0  86.3  
2014Cardinals96.195.5     85.7  86.5  
2015Cardinals95.294.8     85.1  86.6  
2016Cardinals96.595.0     84.8  87.0  
2017Cardinals96.394.8    85.279.5  87.5  
Total- - -96.194.9    85.284.9  86.9  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2013Cardinals0.3  0.9-0.5  0.08  1.21-2.04  
2014Cardinals0.7-1.6  0.8  0.08-0.43  0.64  
2015Cardinals-8.08.9 0.67.5  -0.491.30 1.341.55  
2016Cardinals19.56.2 -0.6-0.3  1.111.07 -0.48-0.05  
2017Cardinals10.47.5 0.6-0.4  1.261.91 4.12-0.19  
Total- - -22.921.1 1.57.1  0.421.04 0.590.50  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2013Cardinals1.7-1.8     1.0  -0.3  
2014Cardinals-1.13.4     -1.7  0.3  
2015Cardinals-12.311.3     9.8  3.3  
2016Cardinals11.28.6     6.3  1.6  
2017Cardinals7.72.9    8.00.6  -0.4  
Total- - -7.124.4    8.016.0  4.6  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2013Cardinals0.70-1.31     1.28  -1.42  
2014Cardinals-0.161.38     -0.48  0.84  
2015Cardinals-1.301.57     1.35  0.76  
2016Cardinals1.370.95     0.89  0.28  
2017Cardinals1.920.73    2.034.12  -0.15  
Total- - -0.231.02    2.030.85  0.35  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2013Cardinals33.2 %71.9 %51.6 %70.7 %89.4 %83.1 %47.6 %62.1 %8.6 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014Cardinals34.9 %67.4 %48.8 %55.6 %84.7 %72.8 %42.9 %57.8 %13.1 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Cardinals32.5 %65.1 %47.3 %61.8 %87.1 %77.6 %45.3 %63.2 %10.5 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Cardinals30.2 %64.7 %46.5 %64.5 %87.7 %79.7 %47.3 %62.3 %9.4 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Cardinals29.2 %63.2 %45.4 %57.0 %86.3 %76.5 %47.9 %60.3 %10.7 %
2017Average29.5 %66.7 %46.3 %62.6 %85.5 %77.5 %45.2 %60.3 %10.4 %
Total- - -31.7 %65.3 %47.2 %61.3 %87.0 %77.7 %46.1 %61.5 %10.5 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2013Cardinals36.3 %65.6 %51.5 %65.9 %91.9 %83.1 %51.9 %20.8
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Cardinals36.1 %63.2 %48.8 %54.4 %84.9 %73.0 %47.1 %22.6
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Cardinals32.8 %62.5 %47.3 %57.9 %87.9 %77.2 %48.7 %20.3
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Cardinals29.2 %62.7 %46.7 %60.9 %87.3 %79.5 %52.4 %20.5
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Cardinals30.9 %59.7 %45.7 %57.8 %85.1 %76.1 %51.3 %19.5
2017Average30.2 %64.1 %46.4 %61.5 %85.8 %77.5 %47.6 %23.8
Total- - -32.1 %62.4 %47.3 %58.6 %87.1 %77.5 %50.3 %20.6

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2010Cardinals (R)P121259.0485             
2011Cardinals (A)P8838.2470             
2011Cardinals (A+)P101046.0761             
2012Cardinals (A+)P7733.0520             
2012Cardinals (AA)P151471.11122             
2013Cardinals (AA)P3311.2120             
2013Cardinals (AAA)P131368.0182             
2013CardinalsP21128.1430001100 1   1.000 
2014Cardinals (AAA)P2210.1000             
2014CardinalsP57789.111231102200 5   .971 
2015CardinalsP3129179.218262111201 2   .957 
2016CardinalsP3131195.125173033300 12   .933 
2017CardinalsP1515100.1462021200 2   .833 
Total- - -P15583593.0627582681001 22   .945 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2013CardinalsP28.10  -1-1-2              
2014CardinalsP89.10  023              
2015CardinalsP179.22  0-1-1              
2016CardinalsP195.1-1  00-1              
2017CardinalsP100.11  012              
Total- - -P593.02  -111              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2013CardinalsP28.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2014CardinalsP89.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (5)100.0%    (19)
2015CardinalsP179.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)50.0%      (4)100.0%     (3)80.0%      (5)93.3%    (15)
2016CardinalsP195.10.0%      (2)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (2)75.0%     (4)77.8%      (9)100.0%    (11)
2017CardinalsP100.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)50.0%      (4)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -P593.00.0%      (3)0.0%      (7)22.2%      (9)70.0%    (10)78.3%    (23)98.0%    (51)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2013Cardinals-0.3-0.4-0.2-0.62.50.3$2.2 
2014Cardinals0.3-0.8-0.2-1.011.81.3$9.9 
2015Cardinals4.0-0.81.40.630.93.4$27.4 
2016Cardinals5.40.61.52.131.83.3$26.8 
2017Cardinals2.90.9-0.50.423.42.5$19.6 
Total- - -12.3-0.52.01.5100.510.8$85.9 

  • $51m / 5 Years (2017 - 2021) + 2 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by St. Louis Cardinals on 2/2/2017 (Extension)
    • 2017: $3.5M, 2018: $11.5M, 2019: $11.5M, 2020: $11.5M, 2021: $11.5M
    • 2022 Team Option: $17M ($0.5M buyout)
    • 2023 Team Option: $18M ($0.5M buyout)
    • Signing Bonus: $1M
    • Other Notes: The deal also includes a trade bonus provision, under which Martinez would receive $500K if dealt over the next two years or $1MM if he’s moved during the remainder of the deal.
    • Originally Reported By: Ken Rosenthal
    • Source: foxsports.com, Hat Tip: fanragsports.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2016) (Edit)
    • signed by St. Louis Cardinals on 3/4/2016 (League Minimum)
    • 2016: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre-Arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by St. Louis Cardinals on 3/3/2015 (League Minimum)
    • 2015: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre-Arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by St. Louis Cardinals on 3/3/2014 (League Minimum)
    • 2014: $0.5M
    • Agent / Agency: MVP Sports Group
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2013) (Edit)
    • signed by St. Louis Cardinals (League Minimum)
    • 2013: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre-Arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
Add New Contract