Brett Ryan Martin is a Major League Baseball pitcher for the Texas Rangers in the United States. In 2019, he made his MLB debut.
How Old Is Brett Martin?
Brett Martin is 26 years old. He was born on April 28, 1995.
In Morristown, Tennessee, Martin attended Morristown-Hamblen High School East. Martin went to the University of Tennessee after being undrafted out of high school, but he sustained an injury and had to transfer before playing in a game.
In 2014, he transferred to Walters State Community College and pitched for them, with a 9–2 record in 42 innings with a 3.83 earned run average (ERA).
He was selected in the fourth round, 126th overall, of the 2014 MLB draft by the Texas Rangers, and signed for a $475,000 signing bonus.
In his professional debut in 2014, he went 1–4 with a 5.40 ERA in 15 games with the Rookie-level AZL Rangers.
In 2015, he pitched for the Class A South Atlantic League’s Hickory Crawdads, posting a 5–6 record and 3.49 ERA in 20 games (18 starts).
He pitched in the Class A-Advanced California League for the AZL Rangers, Crawdads, and High Desert Mavericks in 2016, earning a combined 4–4 record with a 4.41 ERA in 17 starts for the three organizations.
In 2016, he appeared in three games for the Arizona Fall League’s Surprise Saguaros
Martin started 16 games for the Down East Wood Ducks of the Class A-Advanced Carolina League in 2017, going 4–8 with a 4.70 ERA and 90 strikeouts in 84+13 innings.
Martin was added to the Rangers’ 40-man roster after the 2017 season. He struggled with the Frisco RoughRiders of the Double-A Texas League last season, going 2–10 with a 7.28 ERA in 89 innings pitched across 29 games (15 starts).
Martin began the 2019 season as a reliever with the Nashville Sounds of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League.