Was the Aggies late inning workhorse for much of the season...earned All-Big 12 Honorable Mention honors... appeared in 38 games, all in relief, second only to teammate Estevan Uriegas for most in A&M single-season history... compiled a 6-5 record with seven saves and a 3.20 ERA in 56.1 innings of work...struck out 52 while walking only 21...earned the win against Oklahoma while striking out five in four innings of work (April 5)...pitched a career-high five innings and matched a career-high five strikeouts in a winning performance against Oklahoma State (May 17).
Developed into a reliable late-inning reliever for the Aggies ... appeared in 33 games, second only to teammate Nick Fleece's 36 for the most in A&M single-season history ... compiled a 2-3 record and one save with a 3.67 ERA in 41.2 innings of work ... held opposing hitters to a .238 batting average while logging 38 strike outs ... picked up his first win on March 13 against FIU, tossing two scoreless innings of relief ... made his longest outing of the season against Houston (April 5), keeping the Cougars off the scoreboard for 3.1 innings ... struck out a season-high five batters in two innings of work against TCU on April 19 ... recorded his first career save against Dallas Baptist (May 5) ... earned the win in an extra-inning victory over Kansas State (May 28) during the Big 12 Championship.
Hard thrower made six appearances ... tossed 5.1 innings on the year with 10 of his 16 recorded outs coming via the strikeout ... first career outing was vs. UTSA (April 6), issuing a hit and a walk and giving up two unearned runs over two innings of work ... pitched 0.2 innings at Baylor (April 10), allowing two hits and two earned runs ... allowed a run and fanned three at No. 10 TCU (April 13) ... got two outs and issued a walk in last outing, vs. No. 17 OU (April 25) ... final appearance on the mound came in the NCAA Coral Gables Regional, allowing a run in one inning on work against Miami (June 5).
AT ST. MICHAEL'S ACADEMY
Lettered four years for coach Calvin Schiraldi at St. Michael's Catholic Academy in Austin ... a three-time first-team all-district selection ... a first-team all-state selection as a senior (2009) ... pitched a complete game and hit the game-winning home run in final regular-season game of career against Antonian Prep ... earned honorable mention all-state accolades as a junior (2008) ... played summer ball for the Grand Slam Baseball Academy ... was a three-year letterwinner in basketball as a forward, leading his team to a state semifinal appearance ... earned first-team all-district honors as a junior and senior, and was tabbed first-team all-state as a senior (2009) ... a standout in the classroom, was a member of the National Honor Society and earned first-team Academic All-State honors ... selected in the 39th round of the 2009 Major League Baseball draft by the Washington Nationals.
Kyle Jared Martin is the son of Ken and Ruth Martin of Austin ... born Jan. 18, 1991, in Austin ... has an older sister, Sarah, and a younger sister, Marissa ... both parents, an aunt and uncle attended Texas A&M ... a general studies major, aspires to be an ESPN analyst after done playing baseball ... spent summers volunteering with Manos de Cristo's back to school program in the Austin area ... enjoys playing basketball and spending time with family in his spare time.