Victor Martinez Expected To Return In 2018 rotoballer.com 4 weeks 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 3 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 4 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 4 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 5 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 5 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[...]

Victor Martinez Expected To Start Wednesday rotoballer.com 5 months ago

Detroit Tiger designated hitter Victor Martinez has been on the 10-day disabled list since experiencing an irregular heartbeat on June 16, but is expected to be activated and rejoin the starting lineup for tonight's matchup against the Royals. The Tigers are 2-8 since V-Mart went on the DL. Martinez[...]

Victor Martinez Could Take Light Batting Practice Soon rotoballer.com 6 months ago

Detroit Tiger designated hitter Victor Martinez could take light batting practice this week while the Tigers are on the road for a west-coast trip. Martinez exited a game last week against the Rays after experiencing symptoms related to an irregular heartbeat, and was hospitalized for monitoring. He[...]

Victor Martinez Lands On Disabled List rotoballer.com 6 months ago

Detroit Tiger designated hitter Victor Martinez left Friday's game early and was taken to a local hospital for observation. Martinez was experiencing shortness of breath, cold sweats, dizziness, and an accelerated heart beat. The Tigers have said that Martinez is being monitored closely with symptom[...]

Victor Martinez Back In Lineup Saturday rotoballer.com 6 months ago

Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez left Friday's game with flu-like symptoms, but he is back in the lineup and batting fourth Saturday. Martinez has been hot over the last week, working to a .455 on-base percentage with two home runs and four RBI. However, he faces [...]