DETROIT (AP) Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis is out of the lineup Sunday against Minnesota because of a sprain around his midsection.
Detroit can clinch the AL Central title with a win.
Davis hurt himself Saturday night against the Twins. Detroit is describing the injury as a sprain of the pubic symphysis, and trainer Kevin Rand said he was ''very encouraged'' by the...
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DETROIT -- Rajai Davis is out of Sunday's lineup after sustaining a rare injury Saturday night, but he hopes to be back for Detroit's next game.
Whenever that might be.
Davis suffered a grade-one pubic symphsis strain while running out a ground ball in the second inning. It's an injury not normally seen in athletes, although Tigers trainer Kevin Rand says it occasionally...
Detroit Tigers speedster Rajai Davis will not play in game 162 today after coming out of Saturday's loss to the Minnesota Twins with what was reported by James Schmehl of MLive.com to be "a Grade 1 sprain of the pubic symphysis". Schmehl tweeted on Sunday morning that Davis would not start, with Ezequiel Carrera playing center instead:No Rajai Davis -- which certainly...
DETROIT (AP) Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis has left Saturday night's game against Minnesota with an apparent injury.
Davis appeared to hurt himself while grounding out in the second inning, and he came out immediately after that. Detroit didn't immediately announce what the injury was.
The Tigers have been trying to hold on atop the AL Central, and they will be in the playoffs...
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DETROIT -- The Tigers might have sustained a significant blow to their championship hopes early in Saturday night's game against the Twins.
On a night Detroit was hoping to clinch another AL Central title, they lost center fielder Rajai Davis to an apparent leg injury in the second inning. Davis was trying to beat out a two-out grounder when he slowed to a walk and ended up coming...
The Detroit Tigers might finally dip their hand into the waters and pull a Cuban ballplayer to the Motor City. Recent and prolific successes gained by defectors Yoenis Cespedes, Yasiel Puig, and Jose Abreu have drawn attention to one man – Rusney Castillo.
Castillo last played in Cuba in 2012. He’s a 27-year old, stocky outfielder, standing just 5’9’’ but weighing a shade...
The Detroit Tigers are 41-32, and have for the time being restored order in the AL Central, leading the division by three full games over Kansas City. But those aren’t the numbers I find most intriguing.
As we near the halfway point of the MLB season, here are some digits to chew on:
From 2009 through Jim Leyland’s last season in ’14, the Tigers were a consistently dominant...
Despite the wholesale changes in the Detroit Tigers infield from 2013 to this year, the outfield returns relatively intact. The only change of note is that Matt Tuiasasopo is out and speedy Rajai Davis is in.
As I did with the infield (click here) I will break down the five man outfield and outline what we should expect from this group in ’14.
“I got it” is a common phrase used to call off a teammate from making a catch on the diamond, but when the person calling it isn’t a teammate, it can become a little bewildering. In the bottom of the seventh inning of Friday night’s game between Kansas City and Toronto, Blue Jays outfielder Rajai Davis was tracking down a foul ball. Little did he know there was a Royals ball...
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Over the years, we've seen ball boys and ball girls at Major League Baseball games interferes with live balls but this is the first time that we've seen one interfere with a catch by a player. The moment happened during Friday's Toronto Blue Jays/Kansas City Royals as a Royals ball boy prevented Toronto outfielder Rajai Davis from making a catch: (Courtesy of CBS Sports)