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PEDRO MARTINEZ WINS FIRST START WITH PHILLIES

August 13, 2009

PEDRO MARTINEZ

Future Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez won his first start with the Philadelphia Phillies Wednesday. Martinez went five innings for the victory. The Phillies spotted him to a 12-1 lead.

Martinez ended up giving up three runs and striking out five. Importantly, Martinez reportedly hit 90 mph on the radar gun some 20 times against the Cubs. He reached as high as 92.