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Akron Beacon Journal Apr 23, 2016

Ryan Lewis: Aviles family’s fight against ‘sicky bugs’ has happy ending

When they got the news, the tears came instantly. Mike Aviles and his wife, Jessy, were walking down a hospital hallway in November for another appointment in an endless list of tests and check-ups and treatments. With them was Adriana, their little girl who was diagnosed with leukemia last May. These had become familiar halls. Adriana’s primary doctor had been trying to contact them all day. Finally, he found them in the hallway. That’s when the former Indians utility player and his wife heard the words they had been desperately waiting to hear since May: “She’s at zero.”...

The Aviles family fight against ‘the sicky bugs’ and Adriana’s trust in her parents

When they got the news, the tears came instantly. Mike Aviles and his wife, Jessy, were walking down a hospital hallway in November for another appointment in an endless list of tests and check-ups and treatments. With them was Adriana, their little girl who was diagnosed with Leukemia last May. These had become familiar halls. Adriana’s primary doctor had been trying to contact them all day. Finally, he found them in the hallway. That’s when Aviles and his wife heard the words they had been desperately waiting to hear since May: “She’s at zero.” “Instantly, my wife...
Grand Rapids Press Apr 19, 2016
Mike Aviles in Tigers lineup at third base in place of Nick Castellanos

Mike Aviles in Tigers lineup at third base in place of Nick Castellanos

The rest of the current everyday lineup is in place for the series opener. KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Mike Aviles will be in the starting lineup tonight when the Detroit Tigers open a three-game series against the Kansas City Royals.  Aviles is in the lineup at third base in place of Nick Castellanos. Detroit Tigers1. Ian Kinsler, 2B2. Justin Upton, LF3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B4. Victor Martinez, DH5. J.D. Martinez, RF6. Jarrod Saltalamacchia, C7. Mike Aviles, 3B8. Anthony Gose, CF9. Jose Iglesias, SS -- Download the Detroit Tigers on MLive...
Grand Rapids Press Apr 9, 2016
Detroit Tigers lineup: Mike Aviles to start at third base vs. Yankees

Detroit Tigers lineup: Mike Aviles to start at third base vs. Yankees

The Tigers host the New York Yankees in Game 2 of a weekend series at Comerica Park. DETROIT -- Apparently Nick Castellanos' two-way day Friday earned himself a day off. Mike Aviles will make his first start for the Detroit Tigers Saturday when they host the New York Yankees in Game 2 of their weekend series at Comerica Park (1:10 p.m., FSD+, MLB Network). Aviles will play at third base and hit eighth in the Detroit lineup, subbing for Castellanos, who was 4-for-4 and made a nice over-the-shoulder catch in Friday's 4-0 win over New York. He's played in one game...

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