New York Mets jersey worn by Pedro Martinez

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New York Mets baseball jersey worn by pitcher Pedro Martinez.

Right-handed pitcher Pedro Martinez (b. 1971) played Major League Baseball for the Los Angeles Dodgers (1992-1993,) Montreal Expos (1994-1997,) Boston Red Sox (1998-2004,) New York Mets (2005-2008,) and Philadelphia Phillies (2009.) The native of the Dominican Republic was an 8-time All-Star and 3-time Cy Young Award Winner. In 2004 Martinez helped lead the Red Sox to their first World Series title since 1918.

Martinez attained a career 219-100 Win-Loss record along with a lifetime 2.93 earned run average and 3,154 strikeouts. He has had his number retired by the Red Sox, and was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2015.

Date Made: 2005-2008

Associated Name: Martinez, PedroNew York MetsMaker: Majestic Athletic, Ltd.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, EastonAssociated Place: Dominican Republic

Subject: BaseballWeb Subject: SportsSubject: Latinos and Baseball

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0334.13Catalog Number: 2017.0334.13Accession Number: 2017.0334

Object Name: baseball jerseyjerseyshirtjersey, baseball

Physical Description: cotton (overall material)Measurements: overall: 35 in x 36 in; 88.9 cm x 91.44 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-9f2c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1864497

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