Red Sox ace Pedro Martinez played out his contract with the Red Sox in 2005 and -- after a drawn-out offseason song and dance -- ended up signing with the New York Mets for four years at $53 million. Martinez won 117 games in his seven years in Boston. In 2005, his first season as a Met, Martinez posted a 15-8 record with a 2.82 ERA, 208 strikeouts, and a league-leading 0.95 WHIP.
Pedro Martinez
Red Sox ace Pedro Martinez played out his contract with the Red Sox in 2005 and -- after a drawn-out offseason song and dance -- ended up signing with the New York Mets for four years at $53 million. Martinez won 117 games in his seven years in Boston. In 2005, his first season as a Met, Martinez posted a 15-8 record with a 2.82 ERA, 208 strikeouts, and a league-leading 0.95 WHIP.
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