Tagged: ‘Cristhian Martinez’

Atlanta Braves’ Cristhian Martinez Out for Season with Shoulder Surgery
July 9th, 2013 at 10:58 PM
Atlanta Braves reliever Cristhian Martinez, who only made two appearances this season before being placed on the disabled list in early April, had season-ending surgery on his right shoulder. The only problem is that the 31-year-old pitcher tweeted the news before manager Fredi Gonzalez ever knew about it.   Thanks to gods...

Atlanta Braves Avoid Arbitration with Jason Heyward and Four Others
January 18th, 2013 at 3:21 PM
The Atlanta Braves reached agreements on Friday with five players to avoid salary arbitration hearings.  Jason Heyward, Eric O'Flaherty, Johnny Venters, Kris Medlen and Cristhian Martinez all signed deals, leaving Martin Prado the lone unsigned member of the team. Heyward, as expected, received the largest bump in salary for the upcoming season....

Atlanta Braves Reliever Cristhian Martinez Arrested For DUI
April 2nd, 2012 at 11:34 AM
Atlanta Braves reliever Cristhian Martinez was arrested for driving under the influence early Monday morning in Gwinnett County. According to Gwinnett County jail records, Martinez's blood alcohol registered more than .10, and he was also charged with improper lane change and impeding the flow of traffic. He was booked into...

Dan Uggla, Brandon Beachy Lead Atlanta Braves in 8-1 Rout of Arizona Diamondbacks
August 21st, 2011 at 12:37 AM
Now that the Atlanta Braves finally have their main offensive weapons healthy, the results are showing up on the scoreboard and in the win column. Dan Uggla hit two home runs and Brandon Beachy pitched six strong innings as the Braves used their newfound offensive prowess to defeat the Arizona Diamondbacks...