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Alex Avila | Catcher | #31

Team: Detroit Tigers
Age / DOB:  (30) / 1/29/1987
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 210
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
College: Alabama
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 5 (0) / DET
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Alex Avila went 2-for-3 in the Tigers' loss to the Rays on Sunday.
Avila singled twice and drew a walk, scoring Detroit's only run of the afternoon in the bottom of the first inning. He's batting .326/.443/.609 in 46 games this season and should continue to get everyday playing time between catcher, DH, and first base. He served as the Tigers' designated hitter Sunday with Victor Martinez (heart) on the disabled list. Jun 18 - 5:42 PM

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Career Stats
YearTMGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2009DET296117405149101800.279.375.590.965
2010DET1042946712073128367122.228.316.340.656
2011DET1414641373341982637313131.295.389.506.895
2012DET11636789212948426110420.243.352.384.736
2013DET102330751411147394411200.227.317.376.693
2014DET124390852201147446115103.218.327.359.686
2015DET67178345041321406601.191.339.287.626
2016CWS57169366071119387800.213.359.373.732
Career Totals:740225354011777329326536373177.240.346.395.741

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1James McCann
2Alex Avila
3John Hicks
1B1Miguel Cabrera
2B1Ian Kinsler
SS1Jose Iglesias
2Dixon Machado
3B1Nicholas Castellanos
LF1Justin Upton
CF1Alex Presley
2Mikie Mahtook
3Andrew Romine
4Matt den Dekker
RF1J.D. Martinez
2Jim Adduci
DH1Victor Martinez
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Justin Verlander
2Michael Fulmer
3Jordan Zimmermann
4Daniel Norris
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Justin Wilson
2Shane Greene
3Alex Wilson
4Bruce Rondon
5Warwick Saupold
6Chad Bell
7Daniel Stumpf