Jose Martinez (martijo04)
Jose Martinez Azcuiz
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 190 lb.
- Debut June 18, 1969
- Final Game May 28, 1970
- Born July 26, 1942 in Cárdenas, Matanzas, Cuba
- Died October 1, 2014 in Orlando, FL USA
After his playing days, Jose Martinez managed the GCL Royals Gold in 1979 and was a Kansas City Royals coach from 1980 to 1987, including for the World Series winning team in 1985. He later was a member of the Chicago Cubs staff from 1988 to 1994.
He was employed by the Atlanta Braves organization from 1995 until his passing in 2014. He also was a successful manager in the Liga Colombiana de Béisbol Profesional, winning three league titles in the early 1980s.