J.D Martinez Hoping To Close $200 Million Deal With Red Sox
30-year-old Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder J.D Martinez is set to rock the headlines this winter as he has already set his asking price. Teams that have canvassed with J.D Martinez early have gotten the impression that Scott Boras is searching in the $200 million range.
Seemingly, the Red Sox are eyeing on the free agent. Their baseball operations president Dave Dombrowski earlier this week indicated that he would be looking to add offense at either designated hitter or first base. J.D Martinez who recently switched agents to Scott Bras is weighed to be the best fit for The Red Sox.
It is rumored that J.D Martinez will secure a $150 million deal for six years with The Red Sox. In 2016, he hit 22 homers with a .908 OPS. In the previous session J.D Martinez made 45 homers and 26 doubles with a 1.066 OPS in 119 games. Julio Daniel Martinez is an American National who has played in major league baseball for the Detroit Tigers and Houston Astros.