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VICTOR MARTINEZ RUMORS

The Detroit Tigers’ Biggest Hitters Make Spring Debuts

Two of the Detroit Tigers‘ best hitters have been out all spring and there was talk that neither would be fully recovered from their respective injuries in time for Opening Day. The Tigers no longer need to entertain that possibility. Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez made their spring training debuts for the Tigers on Sunday. Cabrera was out due to having had a bone chip removed...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Player Profile #20: Victor Martinez | 1B | DET

The 2015 Fantasy Baseball Draft Guide and Draft Pack, with two great draft day tools, are here! Get your copies today! Victor Martinez had a career year in 2014, and that’s certainly not something you’d expect to read following a hitter’s age-36 season. It’s not as though Martinez was slowly drifting towards obscurity, as he’s continued to be a productive hitter...
Via Baseball Professor
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Victor Martinez tore his meniscus while playing catch

Earlier this offseason, the Tigers announced that freshly re-signed DH Victor Martinez would be undergoing surgery to repair a torn meniscus. He’ll likely be ready for Opening Day, but at 36 and coming off the best season of his career, this wasn’t the news that Detroit wanted to hear. But how did Martinez tear his meniscus? Well, he was playing catch…outside of his house...
Via The Outside Corner
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: what to expect from Victor Martinez

When you shell out a four year contract worth $68M to a 36-year old player with a fairly significant injury history, you start praying immediately. Last week’s news that Victor Martinez was going to require knee surgery shook the Detroit Tigers to the core. Martinez is the likely cleanup hitter for a revamped offense that is expected to do big things and, well, he and bad knees...
Via isportsweb.com
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: What Martinez injury means

It seems like déjà vu for the Detroit Tigers and designated hitter Victor Martinez. On Thursday, it was reported that Martinez had suffered a torn medial meniscus in his left need and would need to have surgery to repair it. Dr. James Andrews is scheduled to perform the operation and there has been no timetable set for Martinez’s return. Now while this isn’t as severe as his...
Via isportsweb.com
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

All-Star Designatd Hitter Victor Martinez has a Torn Meniscus

Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates after hitting a three run home run during the eleventh inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on September 4, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Mandatory Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images) The Detroit Tigers found out on Thursday that All-Star Designated Hitter Victor Martinez has a torn meniscus in his knee, which...
Via The Sports Journal
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: 3 burning questions this offseason

In order to get back to the World Series next year, the Detroit Tigers have some offseason issues that need to be addressed and some questions that need to be answered. 1. Will Max Scherzer come back? To me this seems like a no-brainer, but anything can happen. Pitcher Max Scherzer was the Tigers best pitcher in 2014 as he led the team with 18 wins, 252 strikeouts, and an ERA of...
Via isportsweb.com
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: Grading the first third of the season

Remember when the Detroit Tigers were riding high and had an 11 game road winning streak? Neither do I. Remember when the Tigers had swept the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park for the first time since 1983? Neither do I. Ok well, maybe I do. However it seems like it was a thing of the past. What I do remember was the night they flew into Cleveland late after their sweep of the Red Sox...
Via isportsweb.com
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Tigers will try to re-sign Victor Martinez

The Detroit Tigers will try to re-sign Victor Martinez. While Martinez is 35 he has been a prominent part of the Tigers offense boasting a .337/.393/.611 line with 12 home runs and 29 RBI entering action on Monday. Chris Iott of MLive.com passes along the following information: The Tigers will certainly try to re-sign Victor Martinez. I expect Max Scherzer to get a better (huge)...
Via Tireball.com
May 26, 2014  |  1 Comment

Victor Martinez wants to return to Tigers in 2015

Victor Martinez doesn’t know what the future holds for him beyond 2014, but one thing he does know is he wants to remain a Detroit Tiger. The veteran designated hitter/occasional catcher, Martinez is entering the final year of his four-year deal with the team. And despite missing all of the 2012 season and the fact that he turned 35 last month V-Mart still hit .370 for the Tigers...
Via The Majors Detroit
January 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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