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Detroit Tigers: time for Steven Moya to shine

The Detroit Tigers lost outfielder J.D. Martinez for an extended period of time Thursday night.  Martinez collided with the outfield wall while attempting to make a catch.  He has been diagnosed with a broken right elbow and his timetable for return is 4-6 weeks.  Martinez started off the season in a bit of a slump, batting .251 in the first two months of the season.  But for...
Via isportsweb.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

J.D. Martinez remains upbeat about recovery

Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez knew he had injured his elbow as soon as he bounced off the wall in the right-field corner at Kauffman Stadium on Thursday night.
Via Tigers.com
9 days ago

J.D. Martinez Broke His Elbow

J.D. Martinez broke his elbow Friday night, leaving an already depleted Tigers outfield even further depleted. Martinez is expected to miss 4-6 weeks according to MLB.com, and the team has called up Steven Moya to replace Martinez in the lineup. If Moya can be the best version of himself, the Tigers might not actually miss Martinez all that much. Now, that seems like a ridiculous...
Via Fangraphs
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers slugger J.D. Martinez fractures elbow running into the wall

Detroit Tigers star outfielder J.D. Martinez suffered an injury on Thursday night that puts the rest of his season in jeopardy. Martinez was trying to make a play on a deep flyball off the bat of the Kansas City Royals’ Paulo Orlando, and ran hard into the right field wall at Kauffman Stadium. He was clearly in pain and weakly threw back to the cutoff man on what would end up...
Via The Comeback
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers' J.D. Martinez fractures right elbow

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Detroit Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez left Thursday night's game against the Kansas City Royals with a fractured right elbow that he sustained when running into the wall while chasing a fly ball. Martinez managed to grab the ball hit by Paulo Orlando in the second inning and lobbed it to the infield, but it was clear something was wrong. He was examined...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers' J.D. Martinez leaves game with fractured elbow

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Detroit Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez left Thursday night's game against the Kansas City Royals with a fractured right elbow that he sustained when running into the wall while chasing a fly ball. Martinez managed to grab the ball hit by Paulo Orlando in the second inning and lobbed it to the infield, but it was clear something was wrong. He was examined...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

DraftKings: Miggy and His Clone

When J.D. Martinez really began hitting well for the Tigers, there was a lot of fishing around for where the production came from. He was a low round draft pick who had gotten himself pretty well regarded in Houston but then didn't pan out. There's always gonna be the whispers speculating steroids, and the people who just say he was a late bloomer. I think the answer is simple: just...
Via Razzball
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers’ Victor Martinez Named American League Player Of The Week

Detroit Tigers Release Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending May 1st. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network. Martinez batted .519 (14-for-27) with eight runs scored, five doubles, three home runs and eight RBI over seven games to claim his fifth career AL Player of the Week Award...
Via Hot Stove MLB
May 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers to avoid arbitration with J.D. Martinez

Breaking news here late on this Monday night as it is being reported that the Detroit Tigers and outfielder J.D. Martinez have agreed to a two year, $18.5 million dollar deal, eating up the final two years of Martinez’s arbitration eligibility. Have heard unconfirmed rumblings that the #Tigers and JD Martinez have agreed to a two-year, $18.5 million deal. — Robert Murray (...
Via The Majors Detroit
February 08, 2016  |  Discuss

J.D. Martinez is a major bright spot in a disappointing season

By Jack Reynolds The Detroit Tigers have not lived up to expectations this season. As of August 25, they are 17 games back of the Royals in the AL Central and 10 games back of the final wildcard spot. But that doesn’t even accurately represent how poor the team has played for the majority of the year. Since their 11-2 start, they’ve gone just 48-62, which is the one of the worst...
Via isportsweb.com
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss
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