Pedro Martinez

by Jorge Tue Aug,2019
Pedro Martinez
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Pedro Jaime Martínez
  • Birth Place Manoguayabo, Dominican Republic
  • Famous Name Pedro Martínez
  • Horoscope Scorpio
  • Father Pablo Jaime Abreu
  • Mother Leopoldina Martínez
  • Career Earnings $147,259,585
  • Nationality Dominican Republic
  • Ethnicity African
  • Profession Former baseball player
  • Currently Married yes
  • Married to Carolina Cruz Martinez
  • Children 2

Pedro Martinez is a retired professional baseball player who played for the teams like Los Angeles Dodgers, Montreal Expos, Boston Red Sox, New York Mets, and Philadelphia Phillies. Additionally, he made his MLB debut on September 24, 1992, for the Los Angeles Dodgers and last played on September 30, 2009, for the Philadelphia Phillies. 

As of 2019, Pedro has an estimated net worth over $100 million, which is entirely generated from his professional career. Also, he has collected $147,259,585 as career earnings, playing 17 seasons in MLB.

Moreover, he is a married man and currently, he is enjoying a happy marital relationship with his wife, Carolina Cruz Martinez

Pedro Martinez Earnings; How much is his Net Worth? 

Pedro, who played in the MLB for 17 seasons, has an estimated net worth over $100 million. Further, he has collected $147,259,585 as career earnings generated from his professional career.

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Some of Pedro's career earnings and contract are tabulated below: 

YEAR TEAM EARNINGS
1993 Los Angeles Dodgers $119,000
1994 Montreal Expos $200,000
1995 Montreal Expos $270,000
1996 Montreal Expos $315,000
1997 Montreal Expos $3,615,000
1998 Boston Red Sox $7,575,000
1999 Boston Red Sox $11,100,000
2000 Boston Red Sox $11,500,000
2001 Boston Red Sox $13,000,000
2002 Boston Red Sox $14,000,000
2003 Boston Red Sox $15,500,000
2004 Boston Red Sox $17,500,000
2005 New York Mets $10,875,000
2006 New York Mets $14,875,000
2007 New York Mets $14,002,234
2008 New York Mets $11,813,351
2009 Philadelphia Phillies $1,000,000

As per his last contract with Philadelphia Phillies, he penned 4 yr(s) / $54,000,000 contract which offered him $13,500,000 as an average annual salary. Apart from his career earnings, the details about his endorsement earnings and assets, including house and cars, are not in the media yet. 

Is Pedro Martinez Married? Know about his Personal Life in details

Yes, Pedro is married to his beautiful wife, Carolina Cruz Martinez. Additionally, the couple dated for long before they finally tied a knot in 2005. Reportedly, the couple met for the first time when she was a sophomore at Boston College.

In the meantime, his wife was also an athlete who played college volleyball for her college team.

Pedro Martínez and his wife SOURCE: Haute Living

Besides, the couple is a parent of two sons who followed the path of their father. Likewise, their son Pedro Martínez Jr. is also playing professional baseball for the team Detroit Tigers. Similarly, the details about their second child are not in the media yet, but reports suggest that he is also into the baseballing world. 

Pedro Martínez with his wife SOURCE: celebspodium

Additionally, the couple involved in the charity work which is managed by Pedro's wife, Carolina. The couple is the founder of Brother foundation, which focuses on helping the children of the Dominican Republic for the improvement for their health and education. 

Pedro Martinez Early Life, Bio, Family, and Childhood

Pedro was born on October 25, 1971, in Manoguayabo, the Dominican Republic to Pablo Jaime Abreu and Leopoldina Martínez. As per Pedro's birth, he is a Dominican by birth and belongs to the ethnic group of African. Also, Martinez was born under the star sign, Scorpio. Moreover, he grew up along with his six siblings whose details are still undercover. 

Pedro Martinez Professional Career

Pedro is a retired professional baseball player who played for the teams like Los Angeles Dodgers, Montreal Expos, Boston Red Sox, New York Mets, and Philadelphia Phillies. Additionally, he made his MLB debut on September 24, 1992, for the Los Angeles Dodgers and last played on September 30, 2009, for the Philadelphia Phillies. Some of the famous baseball players of his time include Aroldis Chapman, Randy Johnson, Eric Byrnes, and many more. 

Some of his career achievements and highlights are:  

  • 8× All-Star (1996–2000, 2002, 2005, 2006)
  • World Series champion (2004)
  • 3× Cy Young Award (1997, 1999, 2000)
  • Triple Crown (1999) 
  • MLB wins leader (1999)
  • 5× MLB ERA leader (1997, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003)
  • 3× AL strikeout leader (1999, 2000, 2002)
  • Boston Red Sox No. 45 retired
  • Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame
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