Victor Martinez RUMORS & NEWS

  • V-Mart likely doesn’t fit in Tigers’ DH plans

    Detroit News "Victor Martinez soon will have heart surgery and is gone from the Tigers lineup, for the remainder of 2017. In a purely baseball sense, it’s difficult to see that a team will have missed him. For these reasons. Batting average: .255. On-base percentage: .324. Slugging percentage: 372. He has..." September 07

  • Tigers' Martinez to undergo heart surgery, miss remainder of season

    Michigan Live "Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez will undergo a heart cardiac procedure and miss the rest of the 2017 season, the team announced Saturday. Martinez, 38, plans to be fully healthy by spring training and did not consider ending his baseball career, manager Brad Ausmus..." September 02

  • Tigers' Martinez hits DL with irregular heartbeat again

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Tigers placed designated hitter Victor Martinez on the 10-day disabled list Sunday with an irregular heartbeat. He spent 12 days on the DL in June with a similar ailment. Martinez played in both games this weekend against the White Sox, so it's not clear what prompted the heart..." August 27

  • Justin Verlander, Victor Martinez seem to have quickly quashed their feud

    Michigan Live "Hours after quarreling in the dugout, Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander and Victor Martinez were playing cards together on the team's chartered plane to Chicago. That's according to manager Brad Ausmus, who said he didn't even discuss the incident with the players because it was patched..." August 26

  • Verlander, Martinez nearly fought after Yankees brawl

    Detroit Free Press "The Detroit Tigers aren't doing great right now. Their home game against the New York Yankees on Thursday afternoon transformed into two teams brawling with each other, occasionally stopping to play some baseball. And Tigers' star pitcher Justin Verlander and designated hitter Victor Martinez..." August 24

  • Victor Martinez Diagnosed With Irregular Heartbeat

    MLB Trade Rumors "Veteran Tigers slugger Victor Martinez has been diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat, according to manager Brad Ausmus (via Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press, on Twitter). Martinez will be placed on the 10-day DL. Martinez left last night’s game with symptoms of illness, though at the..." June 16