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Martinez Met with High Expectations

Martinez Met with High Expectations

The young jewel of the Mets' system entered 2007 with the entire organization and fans alike affixed on his every move. He possesses the tools that exceed the limitations of most players his age. He is off to a hot start and many believe he can lead his team to success this season. Inside Pitch Magazine sat down with him as the B-Mets took the field for their home opener.

Fernando Martinez should have been allowed to have a poor game Wednesday night. Playing in front of the hometown Binghamton Mets crowd for the first time this season, Martinez was actually booed. But when you enter the game 5-for-12 on the season, and you're one of your team's best position-player prospect in years and somehow just 18 years old, your standards are different. With one man out in...

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