Alex Avila

Detroit Tigers #13 - Catcher

  • Born: 01/29/87
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 210
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2014 Tigers 109 348 41 78 21 0 10 42 51 128 0 3 .224 .327 .371
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Game 125 Preview: Tigers at Rays

Can David Price finish off a sweep of his former club? Alex Cobb takes the mound for the Rays.

Anibal Sanchez leaves game with injury

6

Sanchez was removed from tonight's game in the fifth inning having suffered what the Tigers are calling a right pectoralis strain.

MMM: Angels were demons; cupcakes coming to town

8

The Tigers return home, and their 26-25 record at Comerica Park needs to improve mightily against the White Sox and the Rockies this week.

Avila's unseen game

4

The success of the Tigers' pitching staff hasn't come overnight. Rather, it's been the result of chemistry that continues to build over time.

Game 83 Preview: Houston Astros vs. Detroit Tigers

10

Scott Feldman hopes to send the Tigers home with their tail between their legs.

Tigers'; 9th inning pain, graphically

The Tigers allow runs in the ninth inning at twice the rate for innings one through eight. Can anybody close a game?

Mild concussion sidelines Alex Avila

16

Alex Avila was removed from the game Friday night for a mild concussion sustained on a backswing by David Ortiz, and will not be playing on Saturday.

Game 33 Preview: Twins at Tigers

Samuel Deduno and Robbie Ray face off in an afternoon matchup at Comerica Park.

Alex Avila showing improvement at the plate

6

The Detroit Tigers do not need Alex Avila to hit like Miguel Cabrera, they just need him to hit.

Do division championships matter?

63

In anything short of the big prize a failure?

POLL: Should Avila have swung 3-0?

87

Alex Avila swung at a 3-0 fastball, but it didn't work out for the Tigers. Was it the right move?

How to get Alex Avila out

26

Alex Avila has shown some interesting tendencies at the plate during his career.

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