|2017 Spring Training Stats||13||1||6||0||0||0||.462||.462||1.000|
|Spring Training Career Stats||18||1||6||0||0||0||.333||.368||.757|
The A's have extended Spring Training invites to 26 non-roster players, a group that includes several of their top prospects, as well as a slew of new faces hoping to make a home in the organization.
|December 1, 2016||Oakland Athletics invited non-roster SS Richie Martin to spring training.|
|September 2, 2016||Richie Martin assigned to Midland RockHounds from Stockton Ports.|
|May 23, 2016||SS Richie Martin assigned to Stockton Ports from Vermont Lake Monsters.|
|February 10, 2016||Oakland Athletics invited non-roster SS Richie Martin to spring training.|
|July 2, 2015||SS Richie Martin assigned to Vermont Lake Monsters.|
|June 30, 2015||Oakland Athletics signed SS Richie Martin.|
Richard Allen Martin, Jr. was originally signed by A's scout Trevor Schaffer…graduated from Bloomingdale High School in North Carolina…attended Florida where he hit .284 in 177 career games…was a two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll selection.2016
Spent most of his second professional season at Single-A Stockton where he batted .230 with three home runs and 31 RBI in 86 games…was promoted to Double-A Midland in September and went 5-for-15 (.333) with seven RBI in five regular season games with the RockHounds…combined to hit .235 in 91 games overall…was hit by a pitch 10 times and drew 39 walks for a .327 on-base percentage…stole 14 bases, which tied for eighth in the A's farm system…his .230 batting average at Stockton was fourth lowest in the California League…missed the first six weeks of the season after undergoing surgery for a torn meniscus on his left knee…hit .251 (63-for-251) with all three of his home runs against right-handed pitching compared to .192 (30-for-156) against left-handers…batted just .196 in 40 games at home with Stockton and went 0-for-3 in his lone home game with Midland…all three of his home runs came on the road…two came with runners on base…hit .211 with runners in scoring position at Stockton but went 5-for-6 (.833) in that situation with Midland for a .256 average with RISP overall…appeared exclusively at shortstop on defense where he played in 87 games and made 86 starts…committed 19 errors for a .948 fielding percentage…also went 2-for-12 (.167) in four games at designated hitter, all with Stockton… hit in every spot in the order except third through fifth and saw his most action with 31 games batting second…also hit .279 with a .362 on-base percentage in 27 games batting leadoff…was rated as the A's No. 9 prospect by Baseball America following the season.