Thu, 17 Jul 2014 05:26:35 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) was pulled from his rehab assignment with lower back muscular inflammation. He's likely to miss the rest of the month at least.
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:43:45 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) has been recalled from his rehab assignment with Single-A Lakeland, but he will remain on the disabled list.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:44:42 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) probably will need a full 20-day rehab period, according to manager Brad Ausmus.
Fantasy Tip: He's basically starting spring training now. It's doubtful any of the Tigers' starting outfielders will lose time on their own, but they'll have time to review what to do in case an injury happens in the meantime.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 11:28:07 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) will begin his rehab assignment with Class A Lakeland Tuesday, July 8.
Fantasy Tip: Dirks probably will come back to a reserve role if and when he makes it back to the bigs, but AL-only players should keep tabs in case one of the starting outfielders slumps or is hurt by the time he arrives.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:58:19 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) is looking more likely to begin a rehab assignment in the next week or so, according to manager Brad Ausmus.
Sun, 29 Jun 2014 19:17:23 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) has had to decrease his baseball activities recently, because he has felt some discomfort in his back.
Sat, 14 Jun 2014 06:34:45 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) is expected to begin a rehab assignment with in about a week if he does not have any setbacks in his recovery from a back injury.
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:38:33 -0700
Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said OF Andy Dirks (back) has begun to increase his baseball activities. "He's been throwing, he's been running bases, some soft toss. Tee work, soft toss, batting practice," Ausmus said. "I don't think he's got the live batting practice, but that's gotta be somewhere here in the near future."
Thu, 29 May 2014 16:48:49 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) has been throwing long toss from 120 feet. Dirks is recovering from lower back surgery earlier this year.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:50:44 -0700
The Detroit Tigers placed RP Luke Putkonen (elbow) on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation Monday, April 21, and recalled OF J.D. Martinez from Triple-A Toledo in a corresponding move. Also, OF Andy Dirks (back) has been moved to the 60-day disabled list.