Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:28:33 -0800
The Detroit Tigers exercised C Alex Avila's $5.4 million option for the 2015 season Monday, Nov. 17.
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 04:15:45 -0800
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila will know by Thursday, Nov. 20, whether his $5.4 million option for 2015 will be picked up. Avila gets a $200,000 buyout if it is not. There is a chance Avila will remain with the club even if he is not picked up, because Avila is eligible for salary arbitration.
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 06:26:47 -0800
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila is being discussed in trade talks with the Atlanta Braves.
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 06:26:30 -0800
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila is being discussed in trade talks with the Boston Red Sox.
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:59:03 -0700
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila (concussion) left Game 3 of the American League Division Series Sunday, Oct. 5, after he was struck on the mask by a foul tip. Avila confirmed to media he was diagnosed with a concussion, which is the third concussion he has suffered this season. He said he has no plans to retire at this point.
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:59:28 -0700
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila (concussion) has not played since Sept. 14 due to a concussion, but he could be available Monday, Sept. 22, if he feels good and passes concussion clearance tests.
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:41:05 -0700
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila (head) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, Sept. 20.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:56:16 -0700
Updating a previous report, Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila (head) said he is equally frustrated, angry and worried about lingering light-headedness and disorientation.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:09:27 -0700
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila (head) took swings Thursday, Sept. 18, and Friday, Sept. 19, but is still having side effects, according to manager Brad Ausmus. Ausmus noted Avila felt 'disoriented.'
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:52:21 -0700
Detroit Tigers C Alex Avila (head) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 17. C Bryan Holaday will make his third consecutive start behind the plate.