Here’s a look at which Detroit players will be particularly key in sending the Tigers farther in the playoffs than last season.
The players also comment on Prince Fielder’s infamous nude ESPN cover.
By Ashley Dunkak @AshleyDunkak COMERICA PARK (CBS DETROIT) – The Detroit Tigers have played 86 games this season, and so has superstar first baseman Miguel Cabrera. As the only player on the team who has not […]
An issue with Martinez’s back and side has kept him sidelined for five of Detroit’s last seven games.
The 35-year-old Martinez is hitting .323 with 20 home runs this season. The 26-year-old Martinez is hitting .317 with nine home runs.
One might wonder how the Astros let the 26-year-old Martinez get away.
Victor Martinez has a good friend in Adrian Beltre.
Watch the video below to see Cabrera’s home run and watch Ausmus and the players who contributed to the ninth inning rally talk about the win.
“I’m quite a ways away,” Leyland said, “but at the same time pretty close.”
Martinez has three homers in the last four games. He does not put too much stock in the sudden power surge.