Alex Avila

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Always Be Looking For High Performers At Thin Fantasy Positions

Catcher and the three infield positions are often the most difficult to find good players on your fantasy teams, because the talent pool is so shallow. If you don’t grab a stud at those positions early in your draft, you may get stuck with a revolving door of middling players all season long.

05/16/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 08: Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers slaps hands in the dug out with teammates after scoring during a MLB game against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on April 8, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Red Sox Blow 2 Saves In Stunning Extra-Inning Loss To Tigers

Alex Avila’s two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the 11th inning gave the Detroit Tigers a stunning 13-12 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday.

04/08/2012

Red Sox All-Stars David Ortiz and Adrian Gonzalez. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

All-Star Lineups: Gonzalez Batting Third, Ortiz Seventh

The MLB All-Star lineups are out, with Red Sox Adrian Gonzalez and David Ortiz finding their spots amongst the stars of the American League.

07/11/2011

Adrian Gonzalez pats Jarrod Saltalamacchia after the Red Sox beat Detroit, May 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Saltalamacchia’s RBI Double Gives Red Sox 1-0 Win

Jarrod Saltalamacchia doubled off the left field wall in the eighth inning, scoring Carl Crawford from first and giving the Boston Red Sox their fifth straight win, 1-0 over the Detroit Tigers on a rainy Wednesday night.

05/18/2011