Victor Martinez Likely Out All Of 2012 With Torn ACL

Will Yoder
Wednesday January 18th, 2012

Detroit Tigers slugger Victor Martinez is expected to miss the entirety of the 2012 season with a torn ACL, according to a tweet from Major League Baseball.

[tweet https://twitter.com/MLB/status/159371031394521088 align='center']

Martinez, 32, reportedly injured himself while conditioning.

Last year the four-time All-Star hit .330/.380/.470 with 12 home runs and 103 RBI in his first year with Detroit. The year prior he had hit .302/.351/.493 with 20 home runs and 79 RBI for the Boston Red Sox. Martinez Is currently in the midst of a four-year, $50 million deal he signed with the Tigers in November of 2010.

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