Richie Martin

#1 SS / Baltimore Orioles / EXP: 1YRS Height: 5-11 Weight: 190 lb Age: 24 College: None Bats/Throws -/-

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Sitting Sunday

      Richie Martin is not in Sunday's lineup against the Twins, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.Martin, who is hitting .180 this season with a 32.1 percent strikeout rate in 50 at-bats, will make way for Jonathan Villar at shortstop. Hanser Alberto starts at second base, hitting ninth.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Sitting first game of twin bill

      Richie Martin is out of the lineup for the first game of Saturday's doubleheader with the Twins, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.Martin has managed only two hits in 19 at-bats over his last eight games, dropping his season slash line to .152/.250/.217. His status as a Rule 5 pick is probably the only thing keeping him on the active roster at this point.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Sitting Tuesday

      Richie Martin is not starting Tuesday against the Rays, Roch Kubatko of MASN reports.Martin has done very little at the plate this season, posting a .158 average with a 38.6 percent strikeout rate. Jonathan Villar slides to shortstop, with Hanser Alberto getting the call at second base.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Not in Saturday's lineup

      Richie Martin is not starting Saturday against Boston, Rich Dubroff of BaltimoreBaseball.com reports.A Rule 5 pick, Martin has received regular playing time in Baltimore, starting 11 of 15 games. He's done little at the plate to this point, striking out 42.1 percent of the time while hitting just .147. Jonathan Villar slides over to shortstop in his absence, with Hanser Alberto starting at second base.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Retreats to bench

      Richie Martin is not in the lineup Wednesday against the A's, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.Martin has started five of the past six games at shortstop for the Baltimore Orioles, going 4-for-16 with a trio of runs scored in those appearances. Jonathan Villar will slide over to cover shortstop in place of Martin, freeing up a spot in the lineup for Hanser Alberto to pick up a start at the keystone.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Takes seat Sunday

      Richie Martin is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Yankees, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.The Rule 5 pickup has gotten off to a miserable start to the season as Baltimore's everyday shortstop, recording just two hits in 22 at-bats. Hanser Alberto will get a look in the middle infield while Martin rests, but there's no indication that manager Brandon Hyde plans on making the rookie a fixture on the bench.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Sits Tuesday

      Richie Martin is out of Tuesday's lineup against the Blue Jays, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.He started the first four games of the season, going 1-for-12 with six strikeouts -- unsurprising numbers for a Rule 5 pick who had never played above Double-A prior to this season. Hanser Alberto gets the start at second base while Jonathan Villar slides over to shortstop.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Makes MLB debut at shortstop

      Richie Martin started Thursday's season opener against the Yankees at shortstop and went 0-for-3 at the plate.Martin became the clear-cut starter at short after the Baltimore Orioles parted ways with Alcides Escobar. Martin made his big-league debut after batting .300 with 42 RBI and 25 stolen bases over 118 games with Double-A Midland, so speed is one of his most impressive assets. He's expected to serve as Baltimore's top option at shortstop moving forward.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Expected to make team

      Richie Martin has a clear path to a roster spot with Alcides Escobar getting released Wednesday, Dan Connolly of The Athletic reports.Martin always had a chance as the top pick in the Rule 5 draft, but Escobar's release appears to confirm his spot. He's still battling fellow Rule 5 pick Drew Jackson for the starting shortstop job.

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      Orioles' Richie Martin: Scores thrice Wednesday

      Richie Martin went 2-for-2 with a double, a walk, two RBI, three runs and a stolen base in Wednesday's win over the Red Sox.Martin reached base in all three of his plate appearances Wednesday before giving way to Drew Jackson at shortstop. He walked and singled in his first two trips to the plate, coming around to score both times thanks to a pair of homers from Chance Sisco. Martin added his first extra-base hit of spring in his final at-bat, knocking a two-RBI double to put the Baltimore Orioles ahead 6-4. He proceeded to steal third base and score for a third time as the Orioles went on to win 7-6.