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news | Nov 21st, 8:13pm
Alex Avila isn't sure whether a change of masks will change his fortunes when it comes to concussions. At this point, however, he's willing to consider it.
news | Nov 20th, 7:06pm
The Tigers picked up the club option on Alex Avila's contract earlier this week, but they remain in the news surrounding catching. While Major League sources confirmed a report from that Detroit had talks with the Astros about their catching surplus, the source said talks ended with the Tigers moving on.
ESPN | Nov 17th, 6:04pm
Catcher Alex Avila's $5.4 million option for 2015 has been exercised by the Detroit Tigers.
news | Nov 17th, 3:51pm
The Tigers announced Monday that they've picked up their $5.4 million option on Alex Avila, bypassing his final season of arbitration. The club option was part of the contract that the team and Avila's agent, Jim Murray, negotiated last winter to avoid arbitration. The Tigers had until Thursday to decide.
Rotoworld | Nov 17th, 3:26pm
Tigers exercised C Alex Avila's $5.4 million club option for the 2015 season.