"I wish I knew," Martinez said. "I would've swung."
• The Tigers took early work prior to batting practice Tuesday afternoon to have their pitchers and infielders work on pickoff plays in an organized drill. It was unclear what, if anything, prompted the refresher course after catcher Alex Avila threw out three would-be basestealers Monday night.
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