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Edgar Martínez
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Designated hitter / Third baseman
Born: January 2, 1963 (1963-01-02) (age 58)
New York, New York
Batted: Right Threw: Right
debut
September 12, 1987, for the Seattle Mariners
Last appearance
October 3, 2004, for the Seattle Mariners
Career statistics
Batting average .312
Home runs 309
Hits 2,247
Runs batted in 1,261
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Career highlights and awards
  • All-Star selection (1992, 1995, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2003)
  • 5× Silver Slugger Award winner (1992, 1995, 1997, 2001, 2003)
  • 2004 Roberto Clemente Award
  • Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame inductee (2007)
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Induction 2019
Vote 85.4% (tenth ballot)

Edgar Martínez (born January 2, 1963) was an American Major League Baseball player for the Seattle Mariners. Martínez played for 18 years for the Mariners before retiring in 2004.

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