GEORGETOWN, DE – With the First pick in the RedBirds Franchise history, the RedBirds selected two way player Shortstop and Pitcher Josh Martinez.
The RedBirds have made a huge pick in Martinez as their first ever pick. Not only can he play shortstop and play shortstop well as his primary position, but he will also serve as the teams closer throwing 91mph and up.
“Knowing how the draft works and the rosters, there was no way I could ever pass on a player like this.” – Joe Winklesas
Josh previously played in the Empire League with the Old Orchard Beach Surge where he was put into the same role he will be in with RedBirds.
The RedBirds opening night is June 23, 2017 at Chip Cummings.
Article by Empire Media