J D Martinez is an American professional baseball player who is an outfielder and on the MLB team of Boston Red Sox. He has previously played for Houston Astros, Detroit Tigers, and also for the Arizona Diamondbacks. He is a right-handed thrower and batter.
JD Martinez and his childhood and education wiki
As per his bio, JD Martinez was born on 21 August 1987 and his age is 31 years now. His full name is Julio Daniel Martinez which is shortened to JD Martinez. His birthplace is Miami in Florida where he was also raised. His father is Julio Martinez and his mother is Mayra. He has an American citizenship and his ethnicity is Cuban. He has five sisters.
He studied at the Flanagan High School and this is situated in Pembroke Pines in Florida. He completed his high school graduation in 2006. He is an alum of the Nova Southeastern University where he played baseball for the sharks from 2007 to 2009. He was an excellent player and had won some titles during his tenure there.
JD Martinez and his professional play
JD Martinez was drafted in the 20th round of the 2009 MLB draft and he signed for the Houston Astros. He was with Greeneville Astros. He was promoted to the Tri-City Valleycats. His play was so excellent that he got multiple promotions and was a star player. He was the first NSU graduate to be drafted into MLB.
He played marvelously in 2012 and in 2013 he went on to have some further training in swings for a proper hitter. He thoroughly researched and studied the other top hitters in the game and mastered the art of swinging.
In 2014, he joined Detroit Tigers and received the American League Player of the Week Award. His scores and records were excellent. 2015 was also a good year at play for him. He became a finalist for the Gold Glove Award in right field in the same year. In July 2017, he was with the Arizona Diamondbacks and worked his way up.
JD Martinez and his time with Boston Red Sox and his net worth
JD Martinez is now with Boston Red Sox since February 2018 and has a five year $ 110 million worth contract with them. He has received several awards during his tenure with the various baseball teams of the MLB. He has a decent salary per year and his estimated net worth is $ 25 million.
JD Martinez and his personal life
JD is not a married man. He also has no children. He has a girlfriend whose name is Ariana Aubert. The couple has made no official announcements about their wedding or any other plans related to their relationship. They seem to be happy together.
JD Martinez and his body measurements
He has a height of 6 feet and 3 inches and a weight of 100 kg. He has brown hair and eyes.
JD has a social media presence. He has a Twitter handle with 139k fans. He has an Instagram which is followed by 285.4k followers.
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