Martinez to throw for Phillies, others tomorrow

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Pedro Martinez, a veteran free agent, could be an option for the Phillies. (AP / File photo)

Pedro Martinez is scheduled to throw for scouts, including a member of the Phillies front office, tomorrow in the Dominican Republic, club sources said yesterday.

Martinez, the 37-year-old righthander, threw for scouts two weeks ago in the Dominican Republic to mixed reviews. The Phillies were not in attendance at that work-out. But special assistant to the general manager Charlie Kerfeld, a mercenary scout of sorts who has a direct line to Ruben Amaro Jr., will be there tomorrow.

More to come.

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