Victor Martinez News Archive
Martinez went 3-for-3 with a home run against the Dodgers on Wednesday.
Martinez, in addition to playing first base, will bat fifth for the Tigers on Tuesday, MLive's James Schmehl reports.
Martinez will play first base Tuesday with no designated hitter in Dodger Stadium, the Los Angeles Times' Bill Shaikin reports.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus confirmed that Martinez will be behind the plate during some of the team's interleague games this season, James Schmehl of MLive Media reports.
Martinez started his season off on the right foot, cracking a solo home run off of Kansas City's James Shields on Opening Day.
Martinez will DH and hit from the cleanup spot in Monday's season opener against Kansas City, Detroit News reports.
Martinez is hitting .311 (14-for-45) with seven runs batted in so far this spring.