J.D. Martinez

Boston Red Sox #28 - Right Field

  • Born: 08/21/87
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6'3"
  • Weight: 221
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

One Big Question: Can Xander Bogaerts become a better defensive shortstop?


Bogaerts’ work at the plate rivals any shortstop in baseball, but he is near the middle of the pack defensively speaking.

OTM Mailbag: Early predictions


And a few potential moves.

MLB Roundup 2/3: Twins re-sign Nelson Cruz


And the Rays bring back Chris Archer.

Starting Nine: Will rare late splash be answer to Braves’ needs?


With rumors swirling and reported interest in the Orioles’ Trey Mancini, Braves could be players in February, a month where they’ve rarely been players

The Flyby: What is success?


Happy 2021 everyone. It’s been an awkward start to the year for me, but hopefully we are back on track. As a result, this will be a mega-Flyby, featuring FanPosts from the last two FanPost periods. ...

The Red Sox should trade Andrew Benintendi, then sign Marcell Ozuna


Let’s improve the offense in a big way while ridding the team of it’s biggest unknown.

What is the Red Sox’s plan at second base?


The Red Sox have a few different paths they could follow in 2021 when it comes to second base, a position that really needs to be improved.

OTM Mailbag 1/17: Is it really selling low?


We look at the Andrew Benintendi rumors along with some pitching fits and why teams would and wouldn’t sign in Boston.

OTM Roundtable: What’ll be left in spring training?


Predicting how slow the offseason will continue to be.

Wait wait wait... the Red Sox are good?


That escalated quickly!

Cody Bellinger arbitration preview

A closer look at what Dodgers star Cody Bellinger might earn in his second year of salary arbitration, after setting a record in 2020.

Monday Bantering: LeMahieu Rumors


I’ll admit, I’ve been distracted by ‘real world’ stuff this weekend and had a hard time focusing on stuff to write. In the good news category, my parents were to get the Covid vaccine yesterday. I...