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Carlos MartinezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: St. Louis Cardinals MLB Years: 2013-2018
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PositionsP-266Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCarlos Ernesto Martinez
Height6-0Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 21,1991 [27.053]PlaceColinas del sur,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2012 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Signing Bonus$1,500,000Signing ScoutsJuan MercadoService Time4.073 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-SLN-#3 ... 2012-MLB-#27 ... 2012-SLN-#2 ... 2013-MLB-#38 ... 2013-SLN-#3 ... 2014-MLB-#31 ... 2014-SLN-#2
MLB DebutMay 3,2013 [21.225]
OrganizationsSLN [9] Awards0
TBC Player ID161972Retrosheet IDmartc006MLBAM ID593372
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (29.87%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (27.12%) -- Curveball (15.54%) -- Changeup (14.89%) -- Slider (10.05%) -- Cutter (2.53%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 92.60 - [2017] - 94.97 - [2016] - 94.98 - [2015] - 95.67 - [2014] - 97.17 - [2013] - 97.63
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for St. Louis Cardinals in 2017-2018
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts67Walks51Hittable64SO/BB62vsPower64Hitting61Durability78Team.536Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Dominican CardinalsDSLRkslnST18320.7612120100059.02885114780000.714.270.152.1411.905.57.600-
2011Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAsln-ST19322.33880000038.2271010114503001.066.280.233.2611.643.57.600-
2011Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln34ST19335.2810100000046.0493127230487001.729.590.395.879.391.60.500-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0653.9318180000084.27641373449810001.428.080.324.6810.422.23.545-
2012Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln27ST20223.00770000033.0291211010341001.187.91--2.739.273.40.500-
2012Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln16ST20432.9015141000071.0622723622581201.187.820.762.787.322.64.571-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0652.93222110000104.0913934632922201.187.850.522.767.942.88.545-
2013Springfield CardinalsTexAAslnST21102.31330000011.211331190001.038.490.770.776.949.001.000-
2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln41ST21532.5113130000068.0542219327636101.197.150.403.578.342.33.625-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0632.4916160000079.2652522428726101.177.340.453.168.132.57.667-
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln62Rel21215.0821120005128.031161619240001.419.850.322.867.622.67.6672.77
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln41ST22100.00220000010.06000170000.685.23--0.876.107.001.000-
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44Rel22244.03577500013189.0904140436848101.419.070.403.638.462.33.3333.04
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18ST231473.01312920010179.2168656013631848101.298.420.653.169.222.92.6673.08
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18ST241693.04313100000195.0169686615701748001.227.790.693.238.022.49.6403.44
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18ST2512113.64323202200205.0179938327712179001.227.861.193.129.533.06.5223.79
2018Springfield CardinalsTexAAslnS/R26003.8631200107.06333060000.867.713.86--7.710.00--
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18S/R26863.113318150095118.210048415601175001.357.580.384.558.871.95.5710.09
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter54383.372051188722287814.07373313066530980038201.288.130.723.418.822.59.5870.21
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter22152.63737031010343.02721161011711935318301.137.100.443.109.212.97.595-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter632.1815150000078.0602219328706101.126.890.343.228.042.50.667-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter532.9021183001089.17933291023731201.137.901.002.307.303.17.625-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter554.3317170000079.0784338240828001.498.890.234.569.342.05.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter322.33880000038.2271010114503001.066.280.233.2611.643.57.600-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter320.7612120100059.02885114780000.714.270.152.1411.905.57.600-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter54383.372051188722287814.07373313066530980038201.288.130.723.418.822.59.587-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15103.375532231182220.01998982188321610101.288.130.723.418.822.59.6000.21
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14102.63474521010220.01737464117622511201.137.100.443.109.212.97.583-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln16p2057010000000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.000.1260.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln41p211016231000000908000.188.188.250.4384124.429.062.063.1900.0037.500.000.000.0033.33
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln62p21212000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln41p2213000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44p225712030002000401000.250.250.250.5003013.375.000.000.2230.0030.770.000.000.000.00
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18p2332562820000012315001.143.172.179.35110263.242.036.054.1591.5936.5123.000.000.0025.00
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18p24315951410060001311401.237.234.254.48815165.280.017.017.2090.0020.000.000.000.007.14
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18p253162511300110011915001.177.203.226.42914369.256.049.065.1891.4527.5419.000.000.0027.27
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln182633331820140001102100.242.235.394.62913336.318.152.152.2620.0030.560.002.7833.0037.50
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter20522413448012300271314503.196.209.246.455559248.274.050.058.0000.8128.6335.500.40224.0020.45
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16262410000001308000.154.154.192.3465134.308.038.038.0000.0038.240.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11192310000001008000.158.158.211.3694127.333.053.053.0000.0037.040.000.000.0033.33
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter57010000000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter20522413448012300271314503.196.209.246.455559248.274.050.058.0000.8128.6335.500.40224.0020.45
Average MLB - Per 162 games16217710356011800256211402.196.209.246.455437196.274.050.058.0000.8128.6335.500.40224.0020.45
Average Minor - Per 162 games162263204110000000132081000.154.154.192.3465110344.308.038.038.0000.0038.240.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAsln19P8--47--11111.0001.38------8100.05.8
2011Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln19P10--76111413.9291.30------10100.07.2
2012Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln20P7--52--771.0001.00------7100.05.1
2012Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln20P15--1122-1513.8670.87------15100.010.9
2013Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln21P3--12--331.0001.00------3100.02.2
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln21P13--182-119.8180.69------13100.09.0
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21P2112843-1771.0000.330.251150.0-21100.013.0
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln22P2---------------2100.01.4
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22P577891123123534.9710.600.385362.5-57100.035.2
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23P31291791826234644.9571.420.252528.6-3296.919.1
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P31311952517334542.9331.350.2212380.0-31100.019.1
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P32322051212442824.8570.750.124450.0-32100.019.8
2018Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln26P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.2
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P3318118819333027.9000.820.236-100.0-33100.020.4
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P205118814781001316191178.9320.870.22301665.2-2050.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P15--182-119.8180.60------150.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P21--2152-1917.8950.81------210.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P17--128112120.9521.18------170.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--47--11111.0001.38------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAsln198----------
2011Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln1910----------
2012Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln207----------
2012Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln2015----------
2013Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln213----------
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2113----------
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2121----------
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln222----------
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2257----------
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2331----------
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2431----------
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2532----------
2018Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln263----------
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2633----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2013St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB21019.0030300002.01220120001.004.500.004.509.002.009.00.000
2013St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB21000.0040400004.21000140000.481.930.001.937.714.000.00.000
2013St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB21004.5050500106.05330151001.007.500.001.507.505.004.50.000
2014St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22102.81541000016.011551511101.006.190.562.816.192.202.811.000
2014St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB22006.7510100001.10110110000.910.000.006.756.751.006.75.000
2014St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB22000.0030300002.23000310002.7310.120.0010.123.370.330.00.000
2015St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23202.86651000022.016771621101.006.550.412.458.593.502.861.000
2016St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24112.30440000015.212441316100.996.890.571.729.195.332.30.500
2017St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25301.38330000013.0722036000.774.850.002.084.152.001.381.000
2018St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26104.8233000009.110651711201.879.640.966.7510.611.575.791.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs812.7221192000076.056242342465501.056.630.472.847.702.712.84.889
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs018.1040400003.3133023000.902.700.005.408.101.508.10.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs000.0070700007.3400045001.094.910.004.916.141.250.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs004.5050500106.0533015101.007.500.001.507.505.004.50.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2335010000000000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2422000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2017St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2523010001000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs810020001000201000.200.200.200.4002011.250.000.0000.0018.180.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-08-21SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.335Team Roster on 2018-08-21
2018-08-17SPSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Springfield (AA) for rehab26.331Team Roster on 2018-08-17
2018-07-31SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right shoulder strain26.314Team Roster on 2018-07-31
2018-07-30SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.313Team Roster on 2018-07-30
2018-07-21SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right oblique strain26.304Team Roster on 2018-07-21
2018-06-05SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.258Team Roster on 2018-06-05
2018-05-31SPSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Springfield (AA) for rehab26.253Team Roster on 2018-05-31
2018-05-10SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right latissimus strain26.232Team Roster on 2018-05-10
2017-02-01SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 5-year contract for 2017-2021 ($49.5m) 3.5--11.5--11.5--11.5--11.5 Club options for 2022-2023 @$17m-18m. $1m signing bonus. [Extension]25.133Team Roster on 2017-02-01
2015-11-03SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.043Team Roster on 2015-11-03
2015-09-30SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Right shoulder straing24.009Team Roster on 2015-09-30
2014-08-17SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)22.331Team Roster on 2014-08-17
2014-08-01RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)22.315Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2013-09-03RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)21.348Team Roster on 2013-09-03
2013-08-28RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Memphis (AAA)21.342Team Roster on 2013-08-28
2013-08-23SP-RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)21.337Team Roster on 2013-08-23
2013-08-10SPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Memphis (AAA)21.324Team Roster on 2013-08-10
2013-08-08RP-SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)21.322Team Roster on 2013-08-08
2013-07-28RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)21.311Team Roster on 2013-07-28
2013-07-25RPSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Springfield (AA)21.308Team Roster on 2013-07-25
2013-07-11RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Springfield (AA)21.294Team Roster on 2013-07-11
2013-07-05RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)21.288Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-07-05RPSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Springfield (AA)21.288Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-05-27RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Memphis (AAA)21.249Team Roster on 2013-05-27
2013-05-03RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Springfield (AA)21.225Team Roster on 2013-05-03
2012-06-15PSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)-Minors--20.268Team Roster on 2012-06-15
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2012St. Louis Cardinals-201,500,000-------1,500,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2013St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll21490,000-77544-3,023,990490,0001,990,000
2014St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll22505,000-68429233,256,497500,0002,495,000
2015St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll23520,0002.07361326323,571,283507,5003,015,000
2016St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll24539,0003.07351922433,498,245507,5003,554,000
2017St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll254,500,0004.0732591271++3,651,709535,0008,054,0002017-02-01 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2017-2021 ($49.5m) 3.5--11.5--11.5--11.5--11.5 Club options for 2022-2023 @$17m-18m. $1m signing bonus. [Extension]
2018St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2611,500,000-94689++4,360,045545,00019,554,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red