Scout Premium Content

MMLN – Martinez Continues to Mash

Fernando smoked two home runs today

PAWTUCKET, RI - The end result was not what the Bisons were looking for, but the way top prospect Fernando Martinez continues to swing the bat is nothing short of impressive. Martinez provided the fireworks and the offense on Tuesday afternoon, but a late bullpen slip up allowed the Pawtucket Red Sox to come back and defeat the Bisons 4-3.

Simply put, Fernando Martinez looks excellent. On the season, 22 of his 41 hits have gone for extra bases and today was a strong indicator as to why. He is so locked with a swing that is in perfect shape. He has ideal balance and the proper explosion with his hips and hands through the strike zone. His hands are staying back which is allowing him to rotate and drive pitches on the inner...

InsidePitchMagazine.com Recommended Stories