Alex Avila

 Alex Avila  #13
HT: 5’10    WT: 210   2012 Contract Status:  $425K
BATS: Left   THROW: Right  Twitter: Tigers List  Birthday: 01/27/87 (24)

 

Starting Lineup
Starting Pitchers
Avila is a great defensive catcher that has good power, bat for average, and is a work-horse behind the plate. Avila really broke out in 2011; putting up a .295 AVG, with 19 HR, and 82 RBIs. Avila is as tough as they come. He caught over a 150 games and took a beating behind the plate and still played through the pain. Avila struggles against left handed pitchers, and strikes out a lot. He is going to be a great catcher for years to come.
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Batting Stats
Year Team G AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB CS OBP SLG AVG
2009 DET 29 61 9 17 5 14 10 18 0 0 .375 .590 .354
2010 DET 104 294 28 67 7 31 36 71 2 2 .316 .340 .228
2011 DET 141 464 63 137 19 82 73 131 3 1 .389 .506 .295
Total 274 819 100 221 31 127 119 220 5 3 .362 .453 .270
Career Post Season Stats
Year Team G AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB CS OBP SLG AVG
2011 DET 11 41 1 3 1 2 2 16 0 0 .116 .146 .073
Total 11 41 1 3 1 2 2 16 0 0 .116 .146 .073
Career Earnings
Year Age Team Salary
2010 23 DET $404,900
2011 24 DET $425,000

 

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