Martinez reaches 200-win milestone

Updated: April 17, 2006, 9:47 PM ET
By Enrique Rojas | ESPNdeportes.com

MIAMI -- Right-hander Pedro Martinez toed the mound on Monday night in the first inning looking to become the fourth Latin American pitcher to reach 200 victories in the major leagues.

Twenty outs later, Martinez left with a 4-3 lead. The Mets bullpen did the rest, as New York beat Dominican Jorge Sosa at Shea Stadium to give Martinez his milestone win.

With 200 wins, Martinez trails Nicaraguan Dennis Martinez (245 wins), Dominican Juan Marichal (243) and Cuban Luis Tiant (223) ...

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