29 Joe Martinson  
Joe  Martinson

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Minnetonka, Minn.

High School:
Minnetonka

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
RHP

Bats/Throws:
R/R


07/20/2015

Summer Roundup: July 20

Check in on the week that was in Gopher baseball

07/06/2015

Summer Roundup: July 6

A look at how the Gophers have fared on the diamond this summer

06/29/2015

Summer Roundup: June 29

A look at how the Gophers are performing this summer

06/22/2015

Summer Roundup: June 22

Check-in on current, former and future Gophers

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2015 • REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON:
Made two appearances for a total of 3.1 innings with a 5.40 ERA • made his collegiate debut at Richmond, where he pitched a third of an inning (3/17) • pitched 3.0 innings in a start against St. John’s (3/31), striking out three, walking two and allowing four unearned runs on four hits.

2014:

Redshirted the season.

SUMMER BASEBALL:
In summer 2014, played for the Green Isle Irish, a town team.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Graduated from Minnetonka High School in 2013 • played for coach Paul Twenge • a 2013 all-state and All-Lake Conference selection • helped the Skippers advance to the semifinals of the 2013 Class 3A state tournament, where Minnetonka eventually finished in third place • struck out 31 batters in 38 2/3 innings pitched as a junior in 2012 • played summer ball with Excelsior Legion • was also an all-conference football player.

PERSONAL:
Plans to major in marketing and communications • son of Lynn Walker and Brett Martinson • has a younger sister, Abby • lists playing the 14-year-old World Series as his greatest sports thrill • enjoys fishing • born Oct. 14, 1994.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year W-L ERA App GS CG SV IP H R ER HR BB SO
2015 0-0 5.40 2 1 0 0 3.1 6 6 2 0 2 3