Cody Martin

Reliever Cody Martin sets everyone up for success

TAMPA, FLA. – To be a setup reliever is to be a table setter. Cody Martin plays that role on and off the field for the University of Tampa Spartans. The son of Renie Martin, former Kansas City Royal and San Francisco Giant, is working to better himself in order to carry those around him. The recipient […]

Laz Rivera taking it day by day despite high expectations

TAMPA, Fla. – Laz Rivera found his new home with the University of Tampa baseball team and feels they have what it takes to win back-to-back Division II national championships. The Spartans (20-1) have played well together and steamrolled through the first half of the season but have their eyes set on winning their third […]

Father’s legacy guides Spartans left-fielder Zion Bell

TAMPA, Fla. – University of Tampa Spartans left-fielder Zion Bell has big shoes to fill, and he couldn’t be happier trying. Bell is in his senior year, and second season with the team, hitting .238, with one home run, five RBIs, and has scored eight runs in 16 games played. Bell’s father, Bobby Bell, played […]