Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:31:57 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (foot) will be sidelined for three to four weeks because of a sprain of the Lisfranc ligament in his right foot. His foot will be in a cast for seven to 10 days.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:59:20 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (foot) said his foot is feeling better but is not sure if he will be ready for the start of the regular season. He is scheduled to undergo a stress CT scan on the foot Friday, March 24, and will have his foot examined by a specialist.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 10:58:22 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (foot) is scheduled to undergo an MRI on his right foot Sunday, March 19.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 12:21:33 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (foot) left the spring training game early Saturday, March 18, because of a right mid-foot sprain. He will be reevaluated Sunday, March 19.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:49:02 -0800
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (pectoral) was scratched from the starting lineup Saturday, Feb. 25, because of tightness in his pectoral muscle.
Tue, 02 Aug 2016 21:30:59 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (elbow) will be activated from the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, Aug. 3.
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 06:04:49 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (elbow) will begin a rehab stint at Class AAA Toledo Tuesday, July 26, where he's serve as the designated hitter. Martinez said he's comfortable throwing from 150 feet and can hit the cutoff man. He said he's more worried about the stress on his elbow from hitting than throwing.
Fantasy Tip: Martinez is expected back in the next couple of weeks, and he could provide a decent power boost the final couple of months. Keep him stashed everywhere.
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:42:06 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (elbow) might be back in early August, general manager Al Avila said Saturday, July 23. Martinez is making his way back from a broken elbow.
Fantasy Tip: When healthy Martinez is a stud for fantasy owners, but it remains to be seen how effective he'll be early on in his return. A broken elbow is a serious injury and he might have quite a bit of rust.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:39:50 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (elbow) took batting practice for the first time since he broke his right elbow last month. The team has not scheduled a rehab stint for Martinez yet.
Fantasy Tip: Keep Martinez stashed on your bench in deeper AL and mixed leagues, as he may be close to a comeback.
Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:25:30 -0700
Updating a previous report, Detroit Tigers OF J.D. Martinez (elbow) still has "a little bit of pain" when throwing and is "a couple weeks away," according to manager Brad Ausmus.
Fantasy Tip: Martinez is likely about three weeks away from returning to be a high-end fantasy contributor again. Keep him stashed in all formats and stay tuned for updates as he works his way back to the lineup.