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Grand Rapids Press May 20, 2015
J.D. Martinez to fill role as Detroit Tigers' cleanup hitter with Victor Martinez sidelined indefinitely

J.D. Martinez to fill role as Detroit Tigers' cleanup hitter with Victor Martinez sidelined indefinitely

Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus basically has two choices: J.D. Martinez or Yoenis Cespedes. For now, it appears hes sticking with Martinez. DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus basically has two options: J.D. Martinez or Yoenis Cespedes. For now, it appears he's sticking with Martinez. With Victor Martinez sidelined indefinitely with inflammation in his left knee, the Tigers will need a new cleanup hitter to fill his void in the starting lineup. And it appears J.D. Martinez will be asked to fill that role for the foreseeable future. For the second...
Viva El Birdos May 17, 2015

Tigers @ Cardinals recap 5.17 - Cards avoid sweep

Lynn turns in great performance, offense just enough to avoid the sweep at home to the Tigers. Detroit Tigers @ St. Louis Cardinals Alfredo Simon vs. Lance Lynn7:05 p.m. CT Busch Stadium - St. Louis, Missouri Today's Lineups - #STLCards vs. Detroit (5/17): Heyward RF Carpenter 3B Holliday LF Peralta SS Adams 1B Molina C Wong 2B Bourjos CF Lynn RHP — St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) May 17, 2015 #Tigers lineup at STL: Gose CF Kinsler 2B Cabrera 1B J.D. Martinez RF Cespedes LF Castellanos 3B McCann C Iglesias SS Simon P — #VoteTigers (@tigers) May 17, 2015 Some News - ...
Grand Rapids Press May 15, 2015
Tigers 10, Cardinals 4: Miguel Cabrera hits 399th home run; Yoenis Cespedes, J.D. Martinez homer

Tigers 10, Cardinals 4: Miguel Cabrera hits 399th home run; Yoenis Cespedes, J.D. Martinez homer

The home run for Cabrera tied him with Andres Galarraga for the most home runs hit in the majors by a Venezuelan-born player. It also tied him on the career home run list with Al Kaline. ST. LOUIS -- The Detroit Tigers were clinging to a two-run lead. Then Miguel Cabrera got ahold of one and the Tigers never looked back.. Cabrera hit a two-run home run -- the 399th homer of his career -- to spark a rally in the seventh inning Friday night to help the Tigers pull away for a 10-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals. The home run for Cabrera tied him with...

Milone knows Cespedes' power

Twins lefthander Tommy Milone says "you can't leave the ball over the plate" like he did against his former teammate Yoenis Cespedes.
Twinkie Town Apr 27, 2015

Gamethread: Tigers @ Twins

Torii is back in the lineup and Nunez is still the DH against David Price and the Tigers Bless You Boys Kinsler 2B, Iglesias SS, Cabrera 1B, V. Martinez DH, J. Martinez, Cespedes LF, Avila C, Perez 3B, Gose CF, Price SP Minnesota Twins Dozier 2B, Hunter RF, Mauer 1B, Plouffe 3B, Nunez DH, Suzuki C, Robinson LF, Schafer CF, Santana SS, Milone SP

VIDEO: Watch Iglesias' ridiculous over-the-shoulder catch vs. the Indians

DETROIT >> His double play partner thinks he’d have a good career in the circus, if he didn’t have a gig in baseball. But nothing Jose Iglesias does anymore fazes Ian Kinsler. Not even the ridiculous, last-second snatch of a pop up to left field he made in the ninth inning of Sunday afternoon’s, trying to avoid running into left fielder Yoenis Cespedes. “I don’t know what the heck he was doing. All he had to do was turn around. Run a little harder and catch it over his head, like a normal player,” Kinsler joked, causing one of the reporters around him to quip that Iglesias isn’t...

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