Alex Avila is not in the Tigers starting lineup for Saturday afternoon's matchup against the Blue Jays.
Alex Avila was the Tigers' hero in Tuesday's win over the Yankees, singling in the tying run in the seventh inning, and breaking a 3-3 tie in the 12th inning with a solo home run.
Alex Avila will return to the Tigers starting lineup for Sunday night's contest against the Red Sox.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said after Friday's game that Alex Avila sustained a minor concussion when hit in the head by the backswing of David Ortiz, and that the veteran catcher would not play on Saturday.
Alex Avila was removed from Friday's game against the Red Sox in the eighth inning after being hit in the head by the backswing of David Ortiz.
Alex Avila was able to stay in Thursday after taking a hard foul tip off his mask in the ninth against the A's.
Alex Avila went 2-for-2 with a walk and a solo home run in Tuesday's loss to the Indians.
Alex Avila returned to the Tigers starting lineup with a bang on Friday, blasting a two-run homer off James Shields.
Alex Avila (back) will remain out of the Tigers' lineup Wednesday.
Alex Avila was scratched from the Tigers' lineup on Tuesday night due to lower back spasms.
Alex Avila is not in the Tigers starting lineup for Saturday afternoon's contest against the Twins.
It's just a routine day of rest for Avila being a day game after a night game.
Alex Avila went 0-for-3 and struck out twice against the Padres on Friday.
Alex Avila is not in the Tigers' lineup Sunday.