According to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick, the Tigers would "love" to sign free agent Alex Avila but his price tag could be too high.
Tigers general manager Al Avila said Tuesday that he would consider his son, Alex Avila, as the club looks for a backup catcher this winter.
Alex Avila slugged a game-tying home run in the seventh inning of Monday's extra-innings loss to the Tigers.
White Sox activated C Alex Avila from the 15-day disabled list.
Alex Avila (hamstring) has been cleared to begin a rehab assignment Monday with Triple-A Charlotte.
Alex Avila (hamstring) could begin a rehab assignment next week.
Alex Avila (hamstring) is still unable to run well enough to be cleared to return.
Alex Avila (hamstring) is expected to miss around four weeks.
Alex Avila (hamstring) is being reevaluated by the White Sox after he pulled himself from Tuesday's rehab game.
Alex Avila (hamstring) might not be ready to return Thursday.
Alex Avila (hamstring) is on track to be activated from the disabled list on Thursday, the first day he's eligible.
The White Sox are hopeful that Alex Avila (hamstring) will be able to return from the disabled list against the Tigers on July 21.
White Sox placed C Alex Avila on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain.
Alex Avila left Tuesday's game against the Yankees with a right hamstring strain.