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Grand Rapids Press Aug 5, 2016
Tigers lineup: Victor Martinez back, Cameron Maybin out again

Tigers lineup: Victor Martinez back, Cameron Maybin out again

Martinez sat out Thursday after feeling under the weather. Maybin has been out with a mild thumb sprain. DETROIT -- Victor Martinez is back in the Detroit Tigers lineup, but Cameron Maybin is missing a second day in Friday's series opener against the New York Mets. Martinez sat out Thursday after feeling under the weather. Maybin has been out with a mild thumb sprain. Tyler Collins will start in his place. Tigers: 1. Ian Kinsler, 2B 2. Tyler Collins, CF 3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B 4. Victor Martinez, DH 5. J.D. Martinez, RF 6. Nick Castellanos, 3B 7. Justin Upton,...
Grand Rapids Press Aug 4, 2016
Tigers lineup: Cameron Maybin getting day off with sprained thumb

Tigers lineup: Cameron Maybin getting day off with sprained thumb

Victor Martinez was scratched two hours before game time. DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers center fielder Cameron Maybin will get a day off Thursday with a sprained thumb, although test results showed no structural damage. Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Maybin is day-to-day and he could be used as a pinch-runner if needed on Thursday. J.D. Martinez, who hit a pinch-hit home run on Wednesday, will start in right field and bat fifth Thursday. The Tigers (59-48) are seeking their ninth win in a row and third consecutive sweep. The Tigers scratched Victor Martinez from...

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