J.D. Martinez RUMORS & NEWS

  • J.D. Martinez exits after suffering apparent leg injury

    Michigan Live "Detroit Tigers right fielder J.D. Martinez left the game in the first inning Saturday with an apparent right ankle injury. Martinez tumbled while making a shoestring catch to end the first inning. He came up limping and appeared to be in pain. After being treated by Tigers athletic trainer..." March 18

  • J.D. Martinez exits with foot sprain vs. Miami

    MLB.com "Tigers right fielder J.D. Martinez left Saturday's 5-4 win over the Marlins after stumbling on a shoestring catch in the first inning. He was diagnosed with a mid-right-foot sprain after X-rays came back negative, and he will be re-evaluated on Sunday. Martinez made a highlight catch to end the..." March 18

  • Tigers having trouble finding a trade fit for J.D. Martinez

    CBS Sports "Entering the offseason, the Detroit Tigers were rumored to be taking a long-term approach to their winter. That meant, in the most basic terms, looking to unload payroll in exchange for talented prospects. While the Tigers haven't done anything crazy yet -- like trading Justin Verlander or..." December 17

  • Giants reportedly looking at J.D. Martinez

    CBS Sports "As the Winter Meetings approach, the Tigers are expected to be one of the most aggressive teams in terms of selling off some veteran talent. Among the names bandied about in the rumor mill is power-hitting outfielder J.D. Martinez. It makes sense, as he surely has great value as a slugger and is..." December 03

  • Mets could see JD Martinez as Cespedes fall-back

    Fanrag Sports "Yoenis Cespedes remains by far and away the Mets’ main outfield target, but sources say the team has some interest in Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez as a fall-back option should things not work out for Martinez. The Mets have been hopeful of doing a quicker deal with Cespedes this winter than..." November 29

  • Giants Have Held Trade Talks With Tigers On J.D. Martinez

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Giants and Tigers have discussed the possibility of a swap that would send power-hitting outfielder J.D. Martinez out west, according to Jon Morosi of MLB Network (via Twitter). Detroit has been said to be willing to consider deals involving all its veteran assets. Entering his final year..." November 15

  • Most likely Detroit Tiger to be traded? Probably J.D. Martinez

    Detroit Free Press "The Detroit Tigers aren’t in a position to spend more money. General manager Al Avila said as much on Tuesday afternoon, saying with certainty the team would not be a big player in the free agent market. Avila wants the team to get younger. He wants more financial flexibility. And this..." October 20