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Carlos Martinez

Carlos Martinez

SP,RP - STL
Age: 28Bats: RThrows: R

2020 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) P #77
Best / Worst #57 / #109
ADP #181

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Carlos Martinez (shoulder) cleared to throw off a mound

Carlos Martinez (shoulder) has been cleared to begin throwing off a mound.

Fantasy Impact

Martinez hasn't had any setbacks from his off-season procedure and is reportedly feeling healthy. He is aiming to compete for a rotation spot this spring but the Cardinals may still view him as a reliever.

Carlos Martinez (shoulder) undergoes cleanup procedure

Carlos Martinez recently underwent a cleanup procedure on his right shoulder.

Fantasy Impact

Martinez has dealt with shoulder problems for a couple of years now, which is the main reason why he wasn't used as a starter in 2019. The Cardinals have yet to make an official announcement about this but it doesn't sound like anything that will affect his off-season routine.

Carlos Martinez pitches clean inning Sunday

Carlos Martinez struck out one in a clean inning in Sunday's win over the Cubs.

Fantasy Impact

Martinez rolled through the Cubs in a non-save situation Sunday. He has 24 saves and a 3.17 ERA this season, and will look to continue his reliability in the playoffs.

Connor Rooney17 weeks ago
Carlos Martinez converts 24th save Monday

Carlos Martinez earned the save Monday against the Diamondbacks, allowing one hit in one inning with one strikeout.

Fantasy Impact

Martinez successfully converted his 24th save of the season. He's adapted well to his first full season as a closer, posting a 3.30 ERA, 1.19 WHIP, and 51:18 K:BB across 46.1 innings.

Connor Rooney18 weeks ago
Carlos Martinez earns 23rd save Saturday

Carlos Martinez pitched a scoreless ninth inning while walking one batter to record his 23rd save Saturday against the Cubs. He struck out two.

Fantasy Impact

He has now converted 12 straight save chances, and has posted a 3.38 ERA, 1.19 WHIP, and 50 strikeouts through 45.1 innings.

Connor Rooney18 weeks ago
Carlos Martinez

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