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Edgar Martinez #11

PERSONAL: Edgar Martinez…resides in Bellevue, WA with wife Holli, son Alexander and daughters Tessa and Jacqueline…graduated from high school in Dorado, PR in 1979…attended American College in Puerto Rico…following the 2004 season he was recognized with the Roberto Clemente Award, and in 2007 he was inducted into the World Sports Humanitarian Hall of Fame…gives generously to the greater Seattle community through The Martinez Foundation…the foundation is primarily focused on helping to provide resources and encouragement to highly-qualified young teachers and student-teachers of color to help provide underserved populations with educational opportunities.

COACHING CAREER: In his second year as MLB hitting coach, but his first full season... was named Mariners hitting coach June 20, 2015...Mariners scored nearly 1.2 more runs per game, and improved in hits, walks, 2B, 3B, HR and RBI per games, as well...prior to being named hitting coach served as a guest instructor during spring training and special assistant.

PLAYING CAREER: Retired at the end of the 2004 season after playing his entire 18- year Major League career for the Seattle Mariners…inducted into the Mariners Hall of Fame on June 2, 2007…over his career made seven All-Star appearances, (1992, 1995, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2003), won two batting titles (.343, 1992, .356, 1995) and five Designated Hitter of the Year Awards (1995, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001)…after retiring, MLB announced that the Designated Hitter of the Year Award would be renamed the Edgar Martinez Award…is the Mariners all-time leader in doubles (514), walks (1,283) and games played (2,055)…also among the top 10 in several other categories including batting average (.312), hits (2,247), at-bats (7,213), runs (1,219), home runs (309), RBI (1,261), total bases (3,718) and extra-base hits (838)…in 2010, Edgar's name appeared for the first time on the National Baseball Hall of Fame ballot (2010 - 36.2%, 2011 - 32.9%, 2012 - 36.5%, 2013 - 35.9%, 2014 - 25.2%, 2015 - 27.0%)…in October 2004, the City of Seattle renamed a section of S. Atlantic St., which abuts the south side of Safeco Field, Edgar Martinez Drive…originally signed by the Mariners as a non-drafted free agent on December 19, 1982; signed by Marty Martinez and Coco LaBoy. CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: • 2 American League Batting Titles: 1992 (.343) and 1995 (.356) • 3 American League On-Base Percentage Titles: 1995 (.479), 1998 (.429), 1999 (.447) • 5 Silver Slugger Awards: 1992, 1995, 1997, 2001, 2003 • 5 Designated Hitter of the Year Awards: 1995, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001 • 6 Top-10 finishes in AL in Slugging Percentage: 1992, 1995, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2001 • 7 All-Star Game Appearances: 1992, 1995, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2003 • 7 Top-10 finishes in AL in Average: 1990, 1992, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 • 11 Top-10 finishes in AL On-Base Pct: 1990-92, 1995-2001, 2003 • .300+ AVG, .400+ OBP, 300+ HR, 500+ 2B, 1,000+ BB: One of only 10 players in Major League history to have collected 300+ HR, 500+ doubles, 1000+ walks, boast an average over .300 and an on-base percentage over .400. • Roberto Clemente Award: 2004

POSTSEASON EXPERIENCE: Appeared in all 34 of Mariners postseason games and hit The Double in the 1995 ALDS…scorched the Yankees in the 1995 Division Series, batting .571 (12x21) in 5 games, setting the ALCS 5-game record for hits in a series…became first player in history to drive in 7 runs during a single post-season game in Game 4… slugged a 3-run HR in the 3rd inning to slice Yankees lead to 5-3, then drilled a grand slam to center off John Wetteland in the 8th inning to give Seattle a 10-6 lead… was 3-for-6 in Game 5, including doubling home the tying and winning runs in the 11th inning off Jack McDowell to send Seattle to the ALCS…batted .364 (4x11) with home run and 2 RBI in 2000 ALDS vs. Chicago…started all 10 of Seattle's post-season games in 2001…hit .313 (5x16) with 2 home runs and 5 RBI in the ALCS vs. Cleveland…home run in Game 4 in Cleveland was estimated at 458 feet.

AWARDS: All-Star Games: 1992, 1995 (starter), 1996, 1997 (starter), 2000, 2001 (starter), 2003 (starter)…Silver Slugger: 1992, 1997, 2001, 2003…AL Designated Hitter of the Year: 1995, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001…Sporting News AL All-Star: 1992, 1995, 1997, 2001… AP MLB All-Star: 1995, 1998…AL Player of the Week: 6 times, last: May 22, 2000…AL Player of the Month: 5 times, last: May, 2003…named the Mariners MVP by the Seattle Chapter of the BBWAA in 1992 and 1995…voted the Seattle P-I Sports Star of the Year in 1992…2004 Roberto Clemente Award…Edgar Martinez DH of the Year Award: 1995, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001.