Pedro Martinez memoir coming next year

Pitching great Pedro Martinez has a success story to share – his


The three-time Cy Young Award winner has a book deal with

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. The publisher announced Wednesday that

”Pedro” will be published next year. It will be co-written by the

Boston Herald’s Michael Silverman.

Known for his slight physique and wide range of effective

pitches, Martinez starred for the Montreal Expos, Boston Red Sox

and New York Mets among other teams and won more than 200 games

during an 18-year career in the major leagues that ended in


According to Houghton Mifflin, Martinez will tell ”lively, raw

stories” about the highs and lows of his time in baseball.