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Martin Figueroa
#22

Position: IF
Date of Birth: 12/14/1995
Height: 5' 11"   Weight: 200 lbs
Bats: S
Throws: R
Resides: Elizabeth, NJ

Biography:

Entering 1st season with Blasters…32nd round draft pick by Houston Astros in 2017 from University of Rhode Island…2019 Hit .282 with 4 HR, 27 RBI, 18 runs, 3 SB and .360 OBP over 35 games with Short-Season State College Spikes (St. Louis)…Named Post-Season All-Star…2018 Hit .328 with 5 HR, 50 RBI, 20 SB, 65 runs, 20 doubles and .444 OBP over 96 games with Sussex County Miners (Can-Am League)…Hit walk-off three-run home run in Game 4 of Can-Am League Championship Series against Quebec (his second home run of the game) to give Miners their first-ever Can-Am Championship…Named Player of the Month in June…Named league’s Rookie of the Year…Contract purchased by St. Louis Cardinals after season was over…Primarily played third base…2017 Hit .273 with 1 HR, 6 RBI, 7 runs over 21 games with Rk-Level Greeneville…primarily played catcher…PRIOR Attended University of Rhode Island…Hit .327 with 8 HR, 43 RBI as a junior…Hit .336 with 8 HR and 28 RBI over 35 games with Mystic Schooners (NECBL) summer of 2016…