World Series Game Six: The Pedro Martinez Show

Posted: 3rd November 2009 by Danny Pazos in MLB
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As the 2009áWorld Series moves back to the Bronx, the Philadelphia Phillies once again put the ball in the hands of Pedro Martinez. The Phillies, after witnessing Martinez's performance in Game Two of this series, believe he is the right choice to get the win and force a game seven. Martinez has performed well this postseason, posting an ERA of 2.08 and has showed signs of pitching like his former self. The argument for Pedro is that when there is a big game situation, you can still put the ball in his hands in order to get the job done.áUnfortunately for the Phillies, Pedro's start in Game Two did not net them a win, but a loss. Taking a closer look at Martinez's stats in the Game Two loss show that there is little blame that can be placed on him for the loss.áAny pitching performance ...

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