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John MartinTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1990 MLB Years: 1980-1983
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PositionsP-521Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Robert Martin
Height6-0Weight190BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 11,1956 [62.014]PlaceWyandotte,Michigan
High SchoolWyandotte (Detroit,MI)
CollegeEastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 27th round (637th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutAugust 27,1980 [24.138]
OrganizationsSLN [9] DET [5] PHI [2] BAL [1] MIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14819Retrosheet IDmartj101MLBAM ID118343
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts34Walks67Hittable55SO/BB56vsPower55Hitting19Durability71Team.502Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1976Eastern MichiganCollegeNCAASoS/R20523.001284310051.0401817035280001.477.06--6.184.940.80.714-
1978Bristol TigersAppRkdet-Rel22015.4020200015.02330450001.203.60--7.209.001.25.000-
1978Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-S/R22411.801275110150.054111029220001.269.720.361.623.962.44.800-
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0422.131477110255.0561413213270001.259.160.332.134.422.08.6672.79
1979Montgomery RebelsSouAAdet-Rel23202.0011011000427.0158639181000.895.001.003.006.002.001.000-
1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-Rel23711.3737037000259.049129125533001.257.470.153.818.082.12.875-
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0911.5748048000686.0642015434714001.146.700.423.567.432.09.9002.87
1980Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-ST240011.0022000009.01511112460002.1115.002.004.006.001.50--
1980Gastonia CardinalsSALAsln-S/R24355.521165000044.0563427217192001.6611.450.413.483.891.12.375-
1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST24111.67550000027.0237517191001.117.670.332.336.332.71.500-
1980Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-Rel24225.9220020000138.0392525922310001.619.242.135.217.341.41.500-
1980Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0685.193813250001118.013377681450753001.5510.141.073.815.721.50.4294.29
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33S/R24234.29954102042.039202019231001.148.360.211.934.932.56.4002.61
1981Gastonia CardinalsSALAsln-ST2511132.122828010200212.01667150115614812001.057.050.472.386.282.64.458-
1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST25221.46550310037.0268619250000.956.320.242.196.082.78.500-
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST013152.023333013300249.01927956126517312001.036.940.432.356.252.66.4642.62
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33ST25853.42171524000102.28543391026360121.087.450.882.283.161.38.6153.98
1982St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-S/R26144.641064103142.2462322213182001.389.700.422.743.801.38.200-
1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST26533.4711110600083.0623732638412001.206.720.654.124.451.08.625-
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0673.87211747031125.21086054851594001.277.730.573.654.231.16.4623.82
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33S/R26454.2324717003066.0563331630211001.307.640.824.092.860.70.4444.63
1983St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-ST2714102.68282536110178.0145685365211117001.117.330.302.635.612.13.583-
1983Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST27103.09220000011.2134409101001.8910.03--6.947.711.111.000-
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST015102.70302736110189.2158725766112118001.157.500.282.895.741.98.6002.86
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33Rel27313.5326521008066.0603126626293001.308.140.813.533.931.12.7504.23
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet33Rel27007.4315015005113.015111124110001.4310.131.352.707.432.75-3.96
1984Springfield CardinalsMidwAsln-ST28875.08202006100129.0152927315369719001.4510.581.042.516.752.69.533-
1984Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-Rel28006.2011110002124.2281917317182001.8210.221.096.206.571.06--
1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-Rel28536.06293260011349.0573633831320001.8010.471.475.695.881.03.625-
1984Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-Rel28225.1818315006041.2512624523222001.7811.021.084.974.750.96.500-
1984Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorMLB--ST015125.4178275161194243.22881731473110716923001.6110.591.143.946.221.58.5564.35
1985Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-S/R29456.2012102301069.28650481327160001.6211.111.683.492.070.59.444-
1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST29883.30262334110142.01366052643945001.268.620.382.735.962.19.500-
1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-S/R29201.4221100106.04111242000.955.681.422.845.682.001.000-
1985Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST014134.17403467130217.122611110120721147001.379.330.832.974.711.58.5193.82
1986Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST30773.38222023011136.014063511438827001.319.260.932.515.432.16.500-
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST30214.26330000019.023991570001.4710.890.472.373.321.40.667-
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0983.48252323011155.016372601543897001.339.460.872.505.172.07.5293.71
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-S/R31764.683713240060107.211759561444638001.509.781.173.685.271.43.538-
1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST327134.32282531010154.0158837415498411001.349.230.882.864.911.71.350-
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-S/R330313.78734000016.0282625117113002.7615.430.559.376.060.65.000-
1990Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+phi-Rel34000.0010100101.01000010001.009.00----9.000.00--
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17143.9491325950181289.025513812725951205121.217.900.772.943.721.26.5481.30
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter105983.8040022217844735151716.016928467261426061057100001.348.850.743.175.531.74.517-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter41364.3319767130101256609.06143222946226537331001.449.040.913.905.491.41.532-
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter23213.7689612810156436.04412111834015025717001.359.060.823.085.281.71.523-
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter19152.825138138252271.224610285107415219001.188.150.332.455.042.05.559-
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22253.505954516300385.03741971502810926433001.258.740.652.556.172.42.468-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter019.00422000114.017141428110001.7910.931.295.147.071.38.000-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter523.001284310051.0401817035280001.477.06--6.184.940.80.714-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17143.7776324450130276.124012711623911095121.197.800.752.963.541.20.548-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter007.4315015005113.015111124110001.4310.131.352.707.432.75--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13113.9469244540141220.0193105961972914121.217.900.772.943.721.26.5421.30
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13133.805128236142220.021610893187813513001.348.850.743.175.531.74.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p2454000000000201000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33p24911030001001300100.273.308.273.5813013.333.000.091.2647.6923.083.000.000.000.00
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33p2518332721080021407000.212.257.333.59011342.368.121.182.2694.7633.337.000.000.0042.86
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33p262411110000001302000.091.167.091.2581014.125.000.091.1347.1421.433.000.000.000.00
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33p272618141004000202000.222.222.278.5005120.250.056.056.2230.0010.000.000.000.0025.00
1984Springfield CardinalsMidwAsln-p-p282011110001000300000.091.091.091.1821011.125.000.000.0830.0027.270.000.000.000.00
1984Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p28112000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3113110001000401000.077.077.077.1541014.111.000.000.0700.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p292618410000001702000.056.105.056.1611021.091.000.056.0844.7633.337.000.000.000.00
1986Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p3022312410000001303000.129.129.161.2905134.222.032.032.1290.0038.240.000.000.0025.00
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p31376010002000500000.167.167.167.3341061.000.000.000.1490.0083.330.000.000.000.00
1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p3228290800020011405000.276.300.276.5768035.533.000.034.2652.8640.0014.000.000.000.00
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-p3373010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.3030.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter77734153101300422011100.205.244.274.51820489.288.069.123.0004.4924.725.500.000.0026.67
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter156104716100500246012000.154.170.163.333171118.276.009.029.0001.6938.9823.000.000.006.25
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter723801000040012005000.263.282.263.54510044.556.000.026.0002.2745.4520.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter64556510000012307000.091.107.109.2166163.156.018.036.0001.5936.5123.000.000.0020.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2011110001000300000.091.091.091.1821011.125.000.000.0000.0027.270.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter77734153101300422011100.205.244.274.51820489.288.069.123.0004.4924.725.500.000.0026.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621548326202700846023200.205.244.274.518428187.288.069.123.0004.4924.725.500.000.0026.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games162108717100500248012000.154.170.163.333181123.276.009.029.0001.6938.9823.000.000.006.25

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Bristol Tigers AppRkdet22P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.02.9
1978Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det22P12--410--14141.0001.17------12100.08.7
1979Montgomery Rebels SouAAdet23P11--21--331.0000.27------11100.07.7
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet23P37--481-1312.9230.32------37100.027.2
1980Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln24P2--23--551.0002.50------2100.02.9
1980Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln24P5--121-43.7500.60------5100.03.7
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P9-42-5--551.0000.560.12-----9100.05.6
1981Gastonia Cardinals SALAsln25P28--1522123837.9741.32------28100.019.4
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln25P5--28--10101.0002.00------5100.03.7
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P17-102320--23231.0001.350.23-----1894.416.7
1982St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln26P10--13--441.0000.40------10100.07.5
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln26P11--6151-2221.9551.91------11100.08.1
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P24-66281-1110.9090.420.15-----24100.014.8
1983St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln27P28--17242-4341.9531.46------28100.020.9
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P26-663141-1817.9440.650.26-----26100.016.0
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P15-13-2--221.0000.130.15-----15100.09.3
1984Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln28P27--691-1615.9380.56------20135.019.4
1984Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln28P20--7192-2826.9291.30------20100.014.4
1984Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln28P11--16--771.0000.64------11100.08.1
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet28P29--39-212121.0000.41------29100.018.8
1984Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal28P18---5-1551.0000.28------18100.012.9
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln29P26--7231-3130.9681.15------26100.019.4
1985Orlando Twins SouAAmin29P12---911109.9000.75------12100.08.4
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln29P27--416312320.8700.74------21,350.019.0
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln29P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1986Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln30P22--6192-2725.9261.14------22100.016.4
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln30P10--131-54.8000.40------3333.37.0
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln30P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.02.1
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln31P37--412--16161.0000.43------37100.026.4
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln32P28--18171-3635.9721.25------28100.019.7
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi33P7---31-43.7500.43------7100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P91-2898492-5957.9660.630.20-----910.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P214--439784148140.9460.65------2140.00.0
AA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P87--1760518277.9390.89------870.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P50--22372-6159.9671.18------500.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P75--2850428278.9511.04------750.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P4--24--661.0001.50------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Bristol Tigers AppRkdet222----------
1978Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det2212----------
1979Montgomery Rebels SouAAdet2311----------
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet2337----------
1980Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln242----------
1980Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln245----------
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln249----------
1981Gastonia Cardinals SALAsln2528----------
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln255----------
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2517----------
1982St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln2610----------
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2611----------
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2624----------
1983St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln2728----------
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2726----------
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet2715----------
1984Springfield Cardinals MidwAsln2847----------
1984Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2811----------
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet2829----------
1984Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal2818----------
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2926----------
1985Orlando Twins SouAAmin2912----------
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2929----------
1986Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln3022----------
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln3013----------
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln3137----------
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln3228----------
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi337----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1989Martinsville PhilliesAppRkMinorphi33Pitching Coach672938.43312.54Roly De Armas
1990Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+Minorphi34Pitching Coach1375087.36534.55Lee Elia
1992Batavia ClippersNYPLA-Minorphi36Pitching Coach703634.5142.52Ramon Aviles
1994Martinsville PhilliesAppRkMinorphi38Pitching Coach683236.47110.03Ramon Henderson
1995Piedmont PhilliesSALAMinorphi39Pitching Coach1408258.5863.52Roy MajtykaLost in Finals
1996Piedmont Boll WeevilsSALAMinorphi40Pitching Coach1387266.52213.03Roy Majtyka
1997Piedmont Boll WeevilsSALAMinorphi41Pitching Coach1427072.4938.04Ken Oberkfell
1998Batavia MuckdogsNYPLA-Minorphi42Pitching Coach764333.566--1Frank KlebeLost in Semi-Finals
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo46Scout1627983.48823.04Jeff Torborg-
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo47Scout1629171.56210.02Jack McKeon,Jeff TorborgWon World Series (Yankees)
2004Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo48Scout1628379.51213.03Jack McKeon-
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo49Scout1628379.5127.03Jack McKeon-
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal51Scout1626993.42627.04Sam Perlozzo,Dave Trembley
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal52Scout1616893.42228.55Dave Trembley
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-01-14Released by Tigers. 
1983-08-04Purchased by Tigers from Cardinals. 
1980-06-02TradeTraded by Tigers with Al Greene to Cardinals for Jim Lentine. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.