Posted by GameSetMatch on 17th August 2009
The last time Victor Martinez played a postseason game at Fenway Park, his Indians lost, 10-3, to the Red Sox in Game 7 of the 2007 ALCS.
It was a disappointing letdown for the Tribe, which had led the series 3-1 before losing three consecutive games. Now Martinez is trying to help the Red Sox into the postseason, and is happy he’s in a position to do so.
Martinez has been with the Red Sox for only 17 days, but he is turning into a valuable cog for a team making a push toward the postseason. Martinez has hit .311 (19-for-61), played excellent defense at catcher and first base and been a leader for his new team.
Click here to read the full article – By Daniel Paulling of MLB.com