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Fantasy Update

Jan 23, 2015
KFFL
Detroit Tigers SS Jose Iglesias (shin) appears to have the confidence of manager Brad Ausmus ...
Grand Rapids Press Jan 24, 2015
Detroit Tigers may use Alex Avila at first base if Miguel Cabrera isn't ready before opening day

Detroit Tigers may use Alex Avila at first base if Miguel Cabrera isn't ready before opening day

Tigers manager Brad Ausmus confirmed Saturday that he has spoke with catcher Alex Avila about the possibility of playing some first base this season. DETROIT -- There's no guarantee Miguel Cabrera will be ready by opening day. And there's no guarantee Alex Avila will be asked to play a game at first base. That hasn't stopped the Tigers from discussing both possibilities. Tigers manager Brad Ausmus confirmed Saturday that he has spoke with Avila about the possibility of playing some first base this season in the event Cabrera hasn't fully recovered from offseason...

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