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Tigers Injury Update: Rajai Davis not starting Game 3

Detroit Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis came out of Game 2 with a recurrence of the pelvic sprain that he first suffered just before the regular season ended, and until approximately 11:00 a.m. Sunday, his stauts was questionable. Now, it is certain that Davis will not start Sunday's Game 3 with the Baltimore Orioles as the Tigers have announced their lineup.Lineup vs. BAL: Kinsler...
Via Sports Injury Alert
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Rajai Davis exits early

Despite being deemed healthy enough to play in the second game of the ALDS against the Baltimore Orioles on Friday, Detroit Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis could only make it to the fourth inning before being replaced. Chris Iott of reports that Davis was replaced by pinch-runner Ezequiel Carrera after hitting a single into the left field corner. Carrera remained in center...
Via MLB Injury News
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Roundup: No Lineup Set, Davis Update, Miggy Declines Bonus, ALCS Tickets On Sale Thursday

Here we are, one day away from the start of the 2014 ALDS between the Detroit Tigers and Baltimore Orioles. The Detroit Tigers still have yet to set an active roster. Teams are allowed their 25 active members for the playoffs, and rosters can be reset before each round. As of this afternoon, the Tigers still had 30 members of the team in Baltimore with them, as Chris Iott points...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajai Davis out of Sunday's lineup after sustaining rare injury

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...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers Injury Update: Rajai Davis sits after early exit

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 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...
Via Sports Injury Alert
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers rumors: Rusney Castillo edition

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...
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: numbers that matter

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...
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

RoboCop throws weak first pitch before Tigers game (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.RoboCop threw a disappointingly weak first pitch before Tuesday night's Detroit Tigers game at Comerica Park.The man dressed as RoboCop did throw his pitch on target, but the ball bounced a few feet short, leaving Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis to play the ball on a short hop. RoboCop's mechanics would appear to need some fine-tuning...
Via Holdout Sports
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers 2014 outfield preview

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. Austin Jackson Austin Jackson As much...
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals’ Ball Boy Calls Off Blue Jays’ Rajai Davis in Attempt to Catch Foul Ball (Video)

“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...
April 13, 2013  |  2 Comments
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