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State College Spike of the Week: Dailyn Martinez

State College pitcher Dailyn Martinez is the Centre Daily Times Spike of the Week.
State College pitcher Dailyn Martinez is the Centre Daily Times Spike of the Week. CDT file photo

A strong outing on the mound Friday earned Dailyn Martinez Spike of the Week honors.

In a 5-0 victory over Mahoning Valley, Martinez struck out three, walked two and gave up just two hits in seven shutout innings. During the game, he had a stretch of retiring 15 straight batters and never allowed a runner past second base.

The 6-foot-2, 22-year-old right-hander from Santiago, Dominican Republic, is in his second season with the Spikes and fouth season as a professional. He only pitched in one game with State College last season, earning a win.

This season he is 1-1 with a 5.23 ERA, striking out seven, walking three and allowing 11 hits and seven runs, six earned.

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