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Jim Adduci | Outfielder | #37

Team: Detroit Tigers
Age / DOB:  (33) / 5/15/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 210
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 42 (0) / MIA
Contract: view contract details

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Jim Adduci went 2-for-3 with a solo homer and two runs scored Sunday in the Tigers' Grapefruit League defeat of the Blue Jays.
Adduci singled and scored on a Ronny Rodriguez double in the top of the first inning and then went yard off Blue Jays right-hander Thomas Pannone in the top of the sixth. The 32-year-old is looking to make the Tigers as a backup outfielder. Feb 25 - 4:30 PM

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Tigers re-signed OF Jim Adduci to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Adduci was outrighted off the Tigers' 40-man roster last month. The 32-year-old batted .241/.323/.398 in 93 plate appearances at the major league level this year and will provide organizational depth in 2018.
Tue, Dec 5, 2017 02:50:00 PM

Tigers sent OF Jim Adduci outright to Triple-A Toledo.

Adduci batted .241/.323/.398 in 93 plate appearances this season with Detroit. The 32-year-old outfielder can elect to become a free agent.
Thu, Nov 2, 2017 02:48:00 PM

Tigers optioned OF Jim Adduci to Triple-A Toledo.

With Alex Presley returning from the disabled list, Adduci was squeezed out of a roster spot. The 32-year-old hit .241/.323/.398 with one homer and 10 RBI in 83 at-bats with the big league club.
Fri, Aug 11, 2017 11:57:00 PM

Jim Adduci clubbed his first home run of the season on Friday as the Tigers topped the Orioles.

Adduci swatted an opposite-field solo homer off of Kevin Gausman to get the Tigers on the board in the first inning. He later walked to load the bases in the eighth inning and rode home on Justin Upton's grand slam. Adduci has done a nice job thus far for the Tigers, slashing .273/.360/.455 with one homer and nine RBI.
Fri, Aug 4, 2017 10:14:00 PM

Tigers recalled OF Jim Adduci from Triple-A Toledo.

Adduci will return to Detroit's active roster on Wednesday, in the wake of the J.D. Martinez trade. The veteran outfielder could see semi-regular starts in his second stint with the Tigers, but he seems doubtful to hold any fantasy relevance.
Tue, Jul 18, 2017 07:12:00 PM

Tigers activated OF Jim Adduci from the 10-day disabled list; optioned him to Triple-A Toledo.

Adduci was just 4-for-25 on his rehab assignment at the Triple-A level. The veteran outfielder landed on the major league disabled list back on May 11 because of a strained right oblique.
Wed, Jul 5, 2017 03:36:00 PM

Jim Adduci (oblique) is up to 25 at-bats on his minor league rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo.

And he's tallied just four hits in those 25 at-bats for a batting average of .160. Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said last week that he wants Adduci to get 30-40 at-bats in the minor leagues before returning to the major league roster. The veteran outfielder has been on the disabled list since May 11 due to a strained right oblique.
Source: Detroit News
Wed, Jul 5, 2017 08:31:00 AM

Jim Adduci (oblique) started in left field and went 1-for-3 in his second rehab game Wednesday with Triple-A Toledo.

Tigers manager Brad Ausmus has said that Adduci will get 30-40 at-bats in the minors before returning to the active major league roster. He's also going to see some action in center field while he's on the farm. The 32-year-old has been on the disabled list since May 11 because of a strained right oblique muscle.
Source: Detroit News
Thu, Jun 29, 2017 08:16:00 AM

Jim Adduci (oblique) will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo on Tuesday.

Adduci has been out since mid-May with a strained oblique. He should be back with the Tigers early next month.
Source: Detroit News
Tue, Jun 27, 2017 07:22:00 PM

Jim Adduci (oblique) might be ready for a rehab assignment next week.

He's been taking batting practice for the last couple of days without pain. Adduci landed on the disabled list May 11 with a right oblique strain after impressing to the tune of a .318/.388/.500 batting line over his first 13 games with Detroit.
Tue, Jun 20, 2017 07:27:00 PM

Jim Adduci (oblique) is expected to take batting practice at Comerica Park this weekend.

If those sessions go well and he is pain-free doing other baseball activities, Adduci should be cleared to begin a minor league rehab assignment early next week at Triple-A Toledo. The 32-year-old outfielder has been on the disabled list since May 11 with a right oblique strain.
Source: Detroit News
Thu, Jun 15, 2017 08:54:00 AM

Jim Adduci (oblique) has begun hitting in an indoor batting cage.

And live batting practice sessions should soon follow, though there's no timetable yet for Adduci to embark on a minor league rehab assignment. He has been on the disabled list since May 11 because of a right oblique strain. "There is still some general soreness," the 32-year-old outfielder said Tuesday. "You just try to work through it. It’s coming along."
Source: Detroit News
Wed, Jun 7, 2017 08:38:00 AM

Jim Adduci (oblique) hit off a tee Monday and threw light long-toss Tuesday.

Adduci is finally beginning to make some progress from his right oblique strain, though there's still no timetable for his return to the Tigers' active roster. He's been on the disabled list since May 11.
Tue, May 30, 2017 06:37:00 PM

Jim Adduci (oblique) told reporters Tuesday that his right oblique strain is "getting better."

But the 32-year-old outfielder has not resumed any baseball activities at this point and will likely remain on the disabled list through the end of May. Adduci had an impressive .318/.388/.500 batting line through 49 plate appearances this season with Detroit.
Source: Detroit News
Wed, May 17, 2017 09:03:00 AM

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