Tigers' lineup still formidable but questions about pitching remain
including 8-11 last year. What They've Accomplished The Bermuda Triangle of facing Miguel Cabrera, Victor Martinez and J . D . Martinez was already difficult but now add Yoenis Cespedes to the mix and the Tigers might have the best middle of
Where did Tigers slugger J.D . Martinez come from?
Tremendous series against Derosa JD Martinez with seven hits three on six RBIs coming up 54 over I got the attention of manager were dead serious certainly and you work allTremendous series against Derosa JD Martinez with seven hits -- three on six RBIs coming up 54 -- over -- I got the attention of -- manager were
Milestone Moments: Four key Royals games on the path to the playoffs
came up with a huge play to save a game. With the tying run on second in the fourth inning and two out, Detroit's J . D . Martinez sent a looping fly to left-center field that looked like it would drop for a game-tying RBI. But Gordon made
Tigers apparently trade Porcello to Red Sox for Cespedes
with almost 100 more strikeouts than walks. If the trade does go through, he'll be Detroit's leftfielder, with J . D . Martinez moving back to right. The trade leaves another hole in Detroit's rotation, although Morosi's report seems to
Tigers call up outfielder JD Martinez
DETROIT (AP) Outfielder J . D . Martinez has been brought up by the Detroit Tigers after a torrid stretch ..... right elbow inflammation, a move retroactive to Saturday, Martinez hit .251 with 24 homers and 126 RBIs in 252 games for Houston
Martinez : No lack of confidence in Tigers' bullpen
J.D . Martinez shares his thoughts after the tough Game 2 loss to the Baltimore Orioles.
Martinez hits 3-run homer, leads Tigers over Indians
J.D . Martinez on his big night and pitcher Kyle Lobstein's performance.
The Power (or not) of Projections
projection errors lurking. Players like Victor Martinez , J . D . Martinez , and Michael Brantley seem to have made true steps ..... much the same with the other breakouts: Victor Martinez , predicted for an .800 OPS (by the usually over-optimistic
The new old book on Hanley Ramirez
drop in rate of fastballs seen, no hitter saw a bigger drop between 2013 and 2014 than J . D . Martinez . There's a pretty simple explanation: Martinez changed his swing mechanics and became an out-of-nowhere slugger. So pitchers found
Porcello helps lead Tigers past Yankees
J. D . Martinez comments on Rick Porcello's outing and more after the 5-2 win.