|Bats / Throws||Both / Right|
|Date of Birth||11/24/1993|
|Height, Weight||6'1", 210 lbs|
|From||New York, NY|
Candelario (triceps) will sit Wednesday against Cleveland.
Candelario was scratched Tuesday after getting hit in the triceps the day before. He'll sit for a second day in a row Wednesday, with Brandon Dixon starting at first base.
Candelario was scratched from the lineup Tuesday against Cleveland after getting hit in the triceps Monday, Evan Woodbery of MLive.com reports.
The severity of the injury is not yet clear, but he'll miss at least one start. Ronny Rodriguez enters the lineup at first base.
Candelario will sit again Sunday against the Orioles, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
Candelario owns an unimpressive .200/.349/.314 slash line in 10 games this September. John Hicks starts at first base for the second game in a row.
Candelario is not in Saturday's lineup against the Orioles.
He is hitting .219 with zero home runs in 32 at-bats this month. John Hicks will start at first base and hit seventh.
Candelario went 3-for-5 with a run scored and three RBI in Tuesday's 12-11 win over the Yankees.
Everyone was hitting for Detroit in this one, as the Tigers rattled off 16 hits as a team. Candelario is batting just .202 this season, but the rebuilding Tigers figure to give the 25-year-old plenty of opportunities down the stretch as they turn their attention to 2020. Candelario has recently picked up more starts at first base with Dawel Lugo emerging as the primary option at third.