Martin Makes MLB Debut

Toccoa’s Ethan Martin makes his major league debut.

Martin pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies Friday night in Philadelphia against the Atlanta Braves, starting and taking the loss in a 6-4 Braves win.

Martin started off strong, striking out four in the first two innings.

However, Atlanta’s bats warmed up in the third and the first-place Braves got to Martin.

Martin pitched 4 1/3 innings, allowing six runs and eight hits, while striking out six and walking three.