Alex Avila smashed a game-winning two-run homer in the ninth inning, leading the Tigers to a 4-3 win over the Astros on Friday.
Alex Avila is not in Wednesday's lineup against the Twins.
Alex Avila was benched for two games of the Tigers' three-game sweep of the Braves, and is hitting just .169/.229/.262 on the season.
Alex Avila is batting just .226/.273/.419 but has a pair of home runs over his first eight contests this season.
Alex Avila went 3-for-4 with a couple of doubles in the Tigers' 10-6 defeat of the Phillies on Tuesday.
Alex Avila believes that platelet-rich plasma injections have helped his left knee.
Tigers avoided arbitration with C Alex Avila by agreeing to a one-year, $2.95 million contract.
Alex Avila received a platelet-rich plasma injection in his left knee shortly after the conclusion of the World Series.
Alex Avila was scratched from Game 4 of the World Series with a forearm injury.
Alex Avila is hitting eighth in Game 5 of the ALDS against the Athletics on Thursday.
Alex Avila is not in the lineup for Sunday's Game 2 of the ALDS against the Athletics.
Alex Avila hit an opposite-field solo homer off Jarrod Parker, helping the Tigers to a 3-1 victory over the A’s in Game 1 of the ALDS on Saturday night.
Alex Avila knocked in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth as the Tigers edged the Royals 5-4 on Thursday.
Alex Avila had an RBI single in his return to the lineup Saturday.