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    JULY 13, 1999: Chosen to start the All-Star game at Fenway Park, Martinez becomes the first pitcher to open an All-Star game with three straight strikeouts and fans five of six batters. Photos by The Associated Press

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    SEPT. 10, 1999: Martinez allows a second-inning home run to the Yankees’ Chili Davis, then is perfect the rest of the way, finishing with a one-hitter and a career-high 17 strikeouts.

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    OCT. 11, 1999: Martinez can’t start Game 5 of the ALDS against Cleveland because of an ailing back, but he enters in relief in the fourth inning and throws six hitless innings in a 12-8 win.

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    AUG. 29, 2000: Tampa Bay’s Gerald Williams charges the mound after he gets hit by pitch as the game’s leadoff batter. Martinez takes a no-hitter into the ninth and winds up with a one-hitter.

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