Victor Martinez Is Healthy To Start Spring Training rotoballer.com 3 days ago

This article references Victor Martinez and more! Veteran slugger Victor Martinez of the Detroit Tigers battled heart-related health issues throughout the season last year, but is reported to be healthy for the start of the new year. Martinez told reporters he was able to complete his usual off season training program without issues. The switch-hitting DH amassed just 392 AB during the 2017 campaign, and is a bounce-back candidate this year if he can stay off the disabled list. His bat will be desperately needed in a young and rebuilding Tigers[...]Keep on reading: Victor Martinez Is Healthy To Start Spring Training

Victor Martinez Had Normal Offseason rotoballer.com 3 days ago

This article references Victor Martinez and more! Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez (heart) said he had a normal offseason training program and wasn't limited in any way. V-Mart missed the final month of last year with an irregular heartbeat and needed surgery to fix it. Unfortunately for fantasy owners, the 39-year-old doesn't have much left to offer with his bat. He doesn't strike out much and walks a fair amount due to his excellent hitting eye, but his power is extremely lacking at his advanced at, and injuries will probably [...]Keep on reading: Victor Martinez Had Normal Offseason

Michael Fulmer, Victor Martinez On Track For Spring Training rotoballer.com 1 month ago

This article references Michael Fulmer, Victor Martinez and more! Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Michael Fulmer (elbow) and designated hitter Victor Martinez (heart) are expected to be at full strength for spring training. Fulmer had elbow surgery in September and Martinez had a surgical procedure to fix an irregular heartbeat around the same time. "He's thrown out to 180 feet with no restrictions and no setbacks, so right now he's on track to be 100 percent coming into spring training,'' general manager Avila said of Fulmer. Fulmer went 10-12 with a 3.83 ERA[...]Keep on reading: Michael Fulmer, Victor Martinez On Track For Spring Training

Victor Martinez Is Healthy rotoballer.com 2 months ago

This article references Victor Martinez and more! Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez (heart) who missed time due to an irregular heartbeat last season, is healthy and has been working out this offseason. V-Mart is close to turning 39 years old and is coming off his worst professional season, hitting just .255 with 10 home runs and 47 RBI for Detroit in 2017. He underwent a heart ablation procedure in October, but he has since been given a clean bill of health and has been cleared for full baseball activities. At this point in Mart[...]Keep on reading: Victor Martinez Is Healthy

Victor Martinez Expected To Return In 2018 rotoballer.com 3 months ago

All signs point to Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez (heart) returning for his 16th season in 2018. "I fully expect him to come in and in good shape and ready to perform," general manager Al Avila said. "I don't think there's really going to be any setback with Victor at this point." [...]

Victor Martinez Could Miss Remainder Of Season rotoballer.com 6 months ago

Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday with an irregular heartbeat. It was the second time this season the veteran slugger has been sidelined with cardiac issues, and this time it could end up costing him the remainder of his season. It hasn't [...]

Victor Martinez Back On Disabled List With Irregular Heartbeat rotoballer.com 6 months ago

For the second time this season, Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez is headed to the disabled list with an irregular heartbeat. Martinez spent Saturday night in the hospital and was placed on the 10-day DL Sunday by the club. Martinez has had a lackluster year, hitting just .255 with o[...]

Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez Strong Plays Friday rotoballer.com 6 months ago

The Detroit Tigers kick off an interleague series Friday against the Dodgers, with Rich Hill taking the bump for baseball's best team. The vast majority of the Tigers offense has very little experience against Rich Hill, but the heart of the order has had its way with Hill over the course of his car[...]

Victor Martinez Brings Solid Career Numbers Into Tuesday's Matchup rotoballer.com 7 months ago

As the Detroit Tigers get set to square off with the Kansas City Royals, veteran designated hitter Victor Martinez looks like a strong play against Danny Duffy. V-Mart has seen Duffy 41 times in his career, and has worked his way to a solid 1.036 OPS against him, including three homers and six RBI. [...]

Victor Martinez Collects 2,000th Career Hit rotoballer.com 8 months ago

Detroit Tiger designated hitter has had a lackluster season by most measures, hitting just .257 with only six home runs on the year. But that doesn't negate the fact that he has been a productive big-league player for a very long time, as evidenced by the fact that he notched career hit number 2,000[...]