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.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:45:27 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera is batting cleanup, and DH Victor Martinez is hitting fifth Thursday, July 29.
Fantasy Tip: It may only be a temporary move with J.D. Martinez out of the lineup and Rajai Davis batting second. Any further developments on this will be addressed here.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 10:06:23 -0700
Detroit Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera will see some playing time at third base during the team's upcoming interleague series against the Arizona Diamondbacks, in order to keep the bat of 1B/DH Victor Martinez in the starting lineup. Manager Brad Ausmus said it is unlikely that Martinez will see any time behind the plate because of the physical demands of the position, given his recent back problems.
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:23:04 -0700
Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez will be in the lineup for the second game of the team's doubleheader Saturday, July 19.
Fantasy Tip: Martinez was sidelined by a back injury prior to the All-Star break, but the fact that he is playing in both games of the doubleheader is a good indication that he is feeling 100 percent. Make sure you have him in your lineups.