Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:21:31 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve won the American League batting title after going 2-for-4 Sunday, Sept. 28, to finish with 225 hits and a .341 average, which were both best in the majors. Detroit Tigers 1B Victor Martinez finished second with a .335 average.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 19:18:40 -0700
Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez went 3-for-4 with a home run, two RBIs and a run scored Thursday, Sept. 25.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:43:26 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Victor Martinez went 2-for-4 with a pair of runs scored and an RBI Friday, Sept. 19, against the Kansas City Royals. The RBI was his 100th of the season, as he reached 30 homers and 100 RBI in a single season for the first time in his career. He is the oldest first-time member of the club. The only players older than Martinez to become first-time members of the 30-100 club have been Carlton Fisk (1985) and Edgar Martinez (2000).
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 17:47:00 -0700
Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez went 3-for-5 with a run scored and an RBI Monday, Sept. 8, raising his average to .337 and pulling within three points of Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve for the best average in the American League.
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:58:36 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera (ankle) and DH Victor Martinez are expected to share time at first base for the rest of the season. Manager Brad Ausmus indicated the decision will be made on a day-to-day basis.
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:44:42 -0700
Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez hit a three-run home run in the 11th inning Thursday, Sept. 4, and finished the game 1-for-3 with two runs scored, three RBIs and three walks.
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:08:42 -0700
The Chicago White Sox could pursue Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez in free agency this offseason, according to a source.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:57:03 -0700
Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez had three hits in the team's win Tuesday, Aug. 26, and he's hitting .338 since Aug. 8.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:56:26 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera is starting at third base Monday, Aug. 11, with DH Victor Martinez starting at first base since the team is playing in a National League park. 3B Nick Castellanos is not in the starting lineup.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:07:43 -0700
Detroit Tigers 3B Nick Castellanos has been scratched from the lineup Tuesday, July 29, and the team hasn't given a reason. 1B Miguel Cabrera will move over to third base and DH Victor Martinez will start at first base.
Fantasy Tip: We're unsure if Castellanos is injured, but we'll update you if that's the case.