Former Red Sox great Pedro Martinez is set to serve as a studio analyst for TBS during the baseball playoffs, which begin Tuesday October 1 with the NL Wild Card play-in game.
The network said Monday that the three-time Cy Young Award winner will join host Keith Olbermann.
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The 41-year-old Martinez last pitched in the 2009 World Series for Philadelphia. He has done some local media appearances in Boston — sorting out, as many recently retired athletes must do, how to fill his newly discovered free time. Always talkative, Martinez saw other ex-players thriving on TV and figured he might fit in there, too.
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Martinez was 219-100 with a 2.93 ERA in 18 major league seasons with the Dodgers, Expos, Red Sox, Mets and Phillies "
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Former Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez will serve as a studio analyst for TBS during the baseball playoffs. The network said Monday that theRead more
FILE - In this April 4, 2010 file photo, former Boston Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez greets the crowd before throwing the ceremonial first pitchRead more
Additionally, Dirk Hayhurst, an author and former Major League pitcher, will provide commentary and insights during TBS' studio coverage.Read more