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Dave Martinez

Full Name: David Martinez
Born: September 26, 1964 in New York City, NY
Height: 5’10” Weight: 190
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Unknown
MLB Debut: June 15, 1986
Final Game: Oct 7, 2001


Notes

  • One of only a handful of players to be on four major league rosters in the same season (2000)

Team History

  • Originally drafted by the Texas Rangers in June 1982 – Did not sign
  • 1986-1988: Chicago Cubs
  • 1988-1991: Montreal Expos (via trade for Mitch Webster on July 14, 1988)
  • 1992: Cincinnati Reds (via trade with Scott Ruskin & Willie Greene for John Wetteland & Bill Risley on Dec 11, 1991)
  • 1993-1994: San Francisco Giants (signed as a free agent on Dec 9, 1992)
  • 1995-1997: Chicago White Sox (signed as a free agent on Apr 5, 1995)
  • 1998-2000: Tampa Bay Devil Rays (signed as a free agent on Dec 4, 1997)
  • 2000: Chicago Cubs (via trade for Mark Guthrie on May 12, 2000)
  • 2000: Texas Rangers (via 3 way trade – Chuck Smith goes to Fla Marlins, Brant Brown goes to Chi Cubs, and Martinez to Texas on June 9, 2000)
  • 2000: Toronto Blue Jays (via trade for Pete Munro on Aug 4, 2000)
  • 2001-2002: Atlanta Braves (as a free agent on Dec 13, 2000)
  • Retired January 2003

Salary History

  • 2002: $1.5 Million
  • 2001: $1.5 Million
  • 2000: $2 Million
  • 1999: $2 Million
  • 1998: $1.5 Million
  • 1997: $950,000
  • 1996: $930,000
  • 1995: $650,000
  • 1994: $1.1 Million
  • 1993: $1.1 Million
  • 1992: $1.3 Million
  • 1991: $140,000
  • 1990: $410,000
  • 1989: $185,000
  • 1988: $135,000
  • 1987: $62,500

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