Joshua Martinez

#9 Joshua Martinez

POS. OF
B/T L/L
YEAR Fr.
HT. 6-1
WT. 160
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL) Caguas, Puerto Rico (Caguas Military Academy)

High School: 

  • Prepped at Adler College under the direction of head coach John Burgos
  • Ranked the 10th-best outfielder and the 47th-best overall player in Puerto Rico by Perfect Game
  • Drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 39th round of the 2016 MLB Draft
  • Helped his team to a Puerto Rico Colt League National Championship and a Colt World Series Championship in 2016

Personal: 

  • Son of Gil Martinez
  • Has one sister (Kara) and two brothers (Justin and Jeremy)
  • His dad played baseball professionally
  • Plans to major in Computer Engineering
  • Favorite music group is Imagine Dragons
  • Favorite professional athlete is Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins