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  1. J.D. Martinez builds confidence, posts impressive numbers in first season for Detroit...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | MLive.com

    It was May 27. Outfielder J.D. Martinez had two home runs for the Detroit Tigers since being promoted from Triple-A Toledo. Manager Brad Ausmus made what seemed to be a bold declaration about the outfielder.

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  2. Victor Martinez finishes second in AL batting race, says batting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | MLive.com

    Victor Martinez is a powerful presence in the lineup for a Detroit Tigers team that is headed to the postseason for the fourth consecutive season. On Sunday afternoon, he took time out from celebrating a division title to pay homage to one of baseball's little guys.

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  3. Tigers team awards for 2014 regular seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | ClickOnDetroit

    For the first time in three years the Detroit Tigers will not bring home an MVP or Cy Young award in the American League. But here are the awards within the team from the 2014 regular season: Who would have thought the Tigers' most explosive offensive player would be an offseason minor league signing from the Houston Astros' drop list? But J.D. Martinez was one of the most important players on the team despite playing just 123 games.

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  4. Postseason X Factors: Who will emerge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Washington Nationals

    So who will those players be this year? To figure that out, we asked a group of our experts who have been watching the postseason teams all season long from a unique perspective. Brian McTaggart picked the X Factors on the Angels and A's, while Ian Browne handled the Orioles and Jordan Bastian addressed the Tigers and Royals.

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  5. Nick Cafardo | Sunday Baseball NotesGood, bad from MLB regular seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Boston.com

    Best player - The Angels' Mike Trout gets the vote here. All around, Trout is the guy who stands out.

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  6. Crowded outfield more of a luxury than a problem for AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Dexter Fowler is one year away from free agency, in line for a nice chunk of change if he hits the market after the 2015 season. Presumably, he'll remain with the Astros as a starting outfielder next year - barring a trade this winter - and George Springer will be alongside him as another starter.

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  7. J.D. rewarding Tigers' faith in his abilityRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    J.D. Martinez never lost faith. He was taken off Houston's big league roster last November and wasn't picked up by any of the other 29 teams.

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  8. Breakout players for the 2014 Detroit TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Motor City Bengals

    Sep 14, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder J.D. Martinez hits a home run in the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports The Detroit Tigers have clinched a berth in the postseason for the fourth consecutive year.

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  9. Tigers rally, clinch playoff spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    The Detroit Tigers looked dormant with the bats until a pitch from Chicago's Chris Sale hit Victor Martinez around the back of his left shoulder. Martinez came around to score the tying run in the sixth inning, and after Sale came out of the game, Chicago's bullpen was no match for the Tigers.

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  10. Five reasons why Tigers made postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    The Tigers were a team in transition long before they arrived at Spring Training in February. As it turned out, the transition was just starting.

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  11. Where Are You Brett Wallace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    It seems like a Galaxy Far, Far Away and/or A Long Time Ago that Brett Wallace was a headlining name in a trade that featured Cy Young Award Winners Roy Halladay and Cliff Lee that found the first baseman prospect in Oakland. After a flip with Toronto for outfielder Michael Taylor , the Blue Jays too sent him packing again, this tme to Houston for outfielder Anthony Gose .

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  12. Tigers' J.D. Martinez continues to show power in clutchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Detroit News

    He swung as usual. This time, it was a full swipe at a 92-mph fastball from Glen Perkins, the Twins reliever who treats Tigers batters about the way Joe Nathan did in previous years when Nathan was a shutdown Minnesota closer.

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  13. On the Astros: Can Houston learn from J.D. Martinez miss?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    In over 400 plate appearances this season, J.D. Martinez has hit .313/.358/.570 with 23 home runs, totaling 3.6 fWAR. That'd make him the second-best hitter on the Astros this season.

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  14. Tigers' Joe Nathan unravels in ninth, wastes J.D. Martinez's heroic homerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Detroit News

    They all but had Francis Ford Coppola slated for a trip to Detroit for opening shoots of the J.D. Martinez Story. But the heroics that have made Martinez one of 2014's best baseball stories, heroics he took to another level with a memorable ninth-inning home run Tuesday, lasted only until Joe Nathan came apart in the ninth inning, allowing two runs that gave the Twins a 4-3 victory over Detroit at Target Field.

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  15. The Week Ahead For AL Playoff Contenders: September 15thRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Deep Left Field

    Sep 14, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Cleveland Indians left fielder Michael Brantley watches as a ball hit by Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler goes over the left center field wall for a two run home run in the seventh inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports The Cleveland Indians were swept for the second time this season by the Detroit Tigers over the weekend.

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  16. Detroit Tigers Links: J.D. Mart thrills, Anibal throws, Fields visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Motor City Bengals

    Sep 14, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers left fielder J.D. Martinez hits an RBI single in the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports Martinez has been a benefited greatly from hitting behind professional hitters such as Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez .

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  17. J.D. Martinez's Breakout SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Call to the Pen

    Baseball's so-called team of the future - otherwise known as the Houston Astros - made a super-sized blunder this Spring when they decided to release J.D. Martinez without any compensation. Martinez was once regarded as a highly touted prospect for the Astros, but he went through his share of struggles through his first three major league seasons.

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  18. Analysis: J.D. Martinez comes up big again, proving to be clutch performer for Detroit Tigers down stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | MLive.com

    Detroit Tigers' J.D. Martinez looks up as he crosses home plate after his two-run home run in the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians in Detroit on Friday. Detroit Tigers' J.D. Martinez is congratulated by teammate Miguel Cabrera after they both scored on Martinez's two-run home run in the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians in Detroit on Friday.

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  19. Despite the 2014 season series results, does the Detroit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    The Tribe right-hander spent some time on Friday afternoon showing off his skills with a deck of cards to a Tigers clubhouse attendant. Salazar tweaks his teammates with his ability on occasion, as well.

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  20. MLB: Los Angeles Angels cut magic number to fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Angels 11, Astros 3: David Freese hit a two-run homer and Los Angeles won its ninth straight. The Angels reduced their magic number to five for their first A.L. West title since 2009.

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