Ted Martínez

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Ted Martínez
Shortstop
Born: (1947-12-10) December 10, 1947 (age 70)
Santa Cruz de Barahona, Dominican Republic
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 18, 1970, for the New York Mets
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1979, for the Los Angeles Dodgers
MLB statistics
Batting average .240
Home runs 7
Runs batted in 108
Teams

Teodoro Noel Martínez Encarnación (born December 10, 1947 in Santa Cruz de Barahona, Dominican Republic) is a former professional baseball infielder. He played all or part of nine seasons in Major League Baseball, mostly as a shortstop and second baseman, for the New York Mets (1970–74), St. Louis Cardinals (1975), Oakland Athletics (1975) and Los Angeles Dodgers (1977–79).

Career[edit]

He helped the Mets win the 1973 National League pennant, the Athletics win the 1975 American League West and the Dodgers win the 1977 and 1978 National League pennant.

In 9 seasons he played in 657 games and had 1,480 at bats, 165 runs, 355 hits, 50 doubles, 16 triples, 7 home runs, 108 RBI, 29 stolen Bases, 55 walks (12 intentional), .240 batting average, .270 on-base percentage, .309 slugging percentage, 458 total bases, 25 sacrifice hits and 6 sacrifice flies.

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