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Tigers Injury Update: Andy Dirks unlikely to return this season

The Detroit Tigers enter Tuesday night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays with a 66-56 record, second in the American League East. The Tigers have struggled of late, losers of nine out of their last 14 games. At 22nd in the league in staff ERA, the Tigers' offense has had to carry much of the load. On the injury front, it appears outfielder Andy Dirks may miss the rest of...
Via Sports Injury Alert
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Andy Dirks Pulled From Rehab Assignment Again

TOLEDO, OH – Stop me if you’ve heard this message before. The Detroit Tigers have pulled OF Andy Dirks from a rehab assignment after Dirks re-injured his hamstring while in a game with the Whitecaps. It’s the 2nd time in less than 4 weeks that this has happened, and yet another setback as the outfielder attempts to fully recover from off-season back surgery. Dirks’ assignment...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers' Dirks pulled from Toledo rehab assignment

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Detroit Tigers outfielder Andy Dirks was pulled from his 20-day rehabilitation assignment on Friday because of a hamstring injury that developed one week into his rehab stint. That's bad news for Dirks, but now the Tigers won't have to make a very tough roster decision any sooner than the postseason. When Dirks resumes his rehab stint, it's highly likely...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Andy Dirks to resume rehab in Toledo

The Detroit Tigers have been near the top of the Major Leagues in runs scored all season, but have struggled of late, scoring just a run in the last two games against the New York Yankees. Following a 1-0 loss on Thursday night, the Tigers fell to 62-50 but hold a two and a half game lead over the Kansas City Royals in the division. One player that could give the offense a spark...
Via Sports Injury Alert
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers' Dirks unable to play on rehab assignment with hamstring injury

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Detroit Tigers outfielder Andy Dirks had his 20-day minor league rehabilitation assignment transferred to Toledo on Thursday, but he wasn't in the starting lineup for the Mud Hens against Lehigh Valley in their night game. "His back is fine now," said Toledo manager Larry Parrish, "but he's got a little hamstring problem. It's going to be...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Andy Dirks leaves rehab

The Detroit Tigers won in 12 inning over the New York Yankees on Tuesday by the score of 4-3. The win improved the first place Tigers to 62-48, five games ahead of the Kansas City Royals in the American League Central. At fifth in the Major Leagues in runs scored, the Tigers were looking for an additional offensive boost with the eventual return of Andy Dirks. They'll have...
Via Sports Injury Alert
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Andy Dirks to restart rehab Friday

The Detroit Tigers lost to the Chicago White Sox on Thursday by the score of 7-4. Even with the loss, the Tigers to 58-47 on the season, four and a half games ahead of the Kansas City Royals in the American League Central. At 22nd in team ERA, the Tigers are remaining on top largely due to an offense that is fifth in the Major Leagues in runs scored. One player who may further strengthen...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Andy Dirks has setback, halts rehab

Detroit Tigers left fielder Andy Dirks has ended his rehab assignment at Single-A Lakeland due to low-back muscular inflammation, according to the Detroit Free Press Twitter account:Dirks' rehab stopped because of low-back muscular inflammation from increased activity, club says.— Freep Tigers (@freeptigers) July 16, 2014 #181927571 / gettyimages.comDirks underwent back surgery...
Via MLB Injury News
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers' Andy Dirks suffers setback in rehab

The Tigers were hoping to see if outfielder Andy Dirks could return this month but, that is now on hold. The team announced that Dirks' injury rehab assignment from Single-A Lakeland had been recalled and he would remain on the 60-day disabled list. The Tigers said Dirks was suffering from "low-back muscular inflammation from increased activity." Dirks has been playing...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers near d-day with 3 major roster decisions

The Detroit Tigers have solved virtually nothing regarding their tough roster decisions as the final cut downs loom. This is probably a good thing as it leads one to believe that the competition is stiff enough to require as many looks as possible by management before levying a decision. Left field is still up for grabs, Brandon Inge is still confusing things at 2nd base, and a 5th...
March 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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