Victor Martinez News Archive
Martinez continues to struggle in his return from knee surgery and now sits with a slash line of .245/.371/.265. He has just one extra base hit in 16 games this season.
Martinez went 2-for-4 on Saturday with three RBI.
Martinez had three hits, including a double, and scored three runs for the Tigers on Sunday before being lifted for a pinch-hitter in the seventh inning. But after the game, manager Brad Ausmus acknowledged Martinez is "certainly not 100%".
Martinez (knee) is in the starting lineup Sunday against the White Sox.
Martinez (knee) is back in the starting lineup Saturday, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Martinez (knee) will be available to pinch-hit in Friday's game against the White Sox, and he'll likely be back in the lineup Saturday, MLive.com's James Schmehl reports.
Martinez is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the White Sox.
Martinez is not in the lineup for Monday's game against the Pirates. He will be available to pinch hit.
As expected, Martinez (knee) is in the lineup Sunday against the Indians.
Martinez (leg) is expected to be back in the Tigers' lineup Sunday, MLive's Chris Iott reports. "I think he'll be fine," manager Brad Ausmus said. "As a matter of fact, I'd be surprised if he doesn't play [Sunday]. It just kind of grabbed him on one swing. He really took a hellacious hack and it kind of grabbed him, but it calmed down pretty quickly and we don't think it's anything serious."