Dave Martinez Bio

(baseball coach)

Relationship Statistics of Dave Martinez

What is Dave Martinez marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Dave Martinez have ? (name): Four(Josh, Jagger, Dalton and Angelica)
Is Dave Martinez having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Dave Martinez gay ?: No
Who is Dave Martinez wife ? (name): Lisa Martinez

More about the relationship

Dave Martinez is a married man. He married his longtime girlfriend Lisa Martinez. Lisa and Dave knew each other from high school days. They were rumored to be dating each other since then.

Their marriage ceremony was attended by friends and family. They are the parent to four children Josh, Jagger, Dalton, and Angelica.

 

Who is Dave Martinez?

The American professional baseball coach Dave Martinez is known for being the manager for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball (MLB). Similarly, he is a former baseball outfielder.

Previously, he served as the bench coach for the Tampa Bay Rays and Chicago Cubs.

Dave Martinez Age, Parents

Dave was born on 26th September 1964 in Brooklyn, New York to parents Ernesto Martinez and Lilly Martinez. His parents have four children among which Dave is the older child. His other siblings are twins Ernie and Eric Martinez(50 years) and a sister Millie LaBorde(45).

Similarly, his family moved from Long Island, New York to Central Florida. The reason for their migration was because Central Florida is a better environment to raise four children. It was recommended by his uncle. All of his siblings are involved heavily in youth sports.

Similarly, his brother coach travels baseball in Ocala where his parents and siblings now reside. His brother Eric is the baseball coach at West Port High School. Millie help run a club volleyball program.

Educational Details

He attended Lake Howell High School in Winter Park, Florida. In the year 1981, he played for the school’s baseball team which won the Five Star Conference Championship. Similarly, he enrolled at Valencia Community College, where he played college baseball.

Dave Martinez: Career

He was selected by the Chicago Cubs in the January phase of the 1983 Major League Baseball draft. He played for the Geneva Cubs of the Class A-Short Season New York-Penn League. In 1984 season with Quad Cities he began with Quad Cities and received a promotion to the Winston-Salem Spirits of the Class A-Advance Carolina League.

He was promoted by the Cubs to the major league on 15th June 1986. Likewise, he had a .119 batting average (8-for-67) before he was optioned back to the minor leagues in August. He was pegged as a platoon player in Montreal. He retired from the playing career after playing 1919 games with .276 career batting average, 1,599 hits, 91 home runs, 795 runs scored, and 580 RBIs.

Coaching career

Washington Nationals selected him for the open managerial job. He signed a three-year managing contract with the 2018 season with a club option for the 2021 season on 30th October 2017. Similarly, he returned to the Nationals franchise after playing with the club from 1988 to 1991 when it was the Expos. He won the 2016 World Series champion.

Net Worth

The net worth of Dave is around $15 million. In the year 1995, he received a salary of $500,000 from the White Sox team. In the year 1996, he signed a two-year contract worth $1.425 million.

Similarly, he signed a two-year contract worth $3.5 million with Rays in the year 1997. He receives a salary of around $1 million from Nationals from his managing career. He has a total value of around $5 million in the current market rate.

Body Measurements

Dave has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 86 kg. His hair color is salt and pepper and he has black color eyes.

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