SP - ARI - IL10
Corbin Martin (elbow) underwent Tommy John surgery Wednesday.
Martin went for a second opinion on his injured right elbow but was unable to avoid surgery. He will be out the remainder of the 2019 season and will likely miss most of the 2020 season. Martin finished this season a with 5.59 ERA, 1.81 WHIP, and 19:12 K:BB in five starts with the Astros.
The Astros have optioned Corbin Martin down to Triple-A Round Rock.
Martin impressed in his first start with the big league club this season but struggled afterwards, ultimately posting a 5.59 ERA through five starts. We'll likely see the 23-year-old again this year but he can be dropped in re-draft leagues for now.
Corbin Martin allowed two runs on four hits, three walks, and three strikeouts through three innings on Monday against the Mariners.
Martin's got a 5.59 ERA, 1.81 WHIP, and 19 strikeouts through five starts. He's not a trustworthy option.
Corbin Martin allowed three runs on five hits, three walks, and four strikeouts through 3 2/3 innings on Tuesday against the Cubs.
Martin's got a 5.51 ERA, 1.71 WHIP, and 16 strikeouts through four starts. He's not a very reliable option.
Corbin Martin allowed three earned runs on six hits, one walk, and three strikeouts through 3 1/3 innings on Thursday against the White Sox.
Martin really struggled in the outing and didn't get any run support to make it even worse. He's got a 4.97 ERA, 1.58 WHIP, and 12 strikeouts through three starts.