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Alex Avila AS-1AW-3

+ Detroit Tigers Status: Active (MLB)
Biography Data
Positions: C-721, dh-4, 1B-2, 3b-1
Proper Name: Alexander Thomas Avila
Born: January 29, 1987 (28.080)
Place Pembroke Pines, Florida
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 210 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: Archbishop McCarthy (Fort Lauderdale,FL)
College: University of Alabama
Drafted: 2008 -- 5th round (163rd overall) by Detroit Tigers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 6,2009 (22.189)
TBC Player ID:123641
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-11-17 - Detroit Tigers - Tigers exercised option for 2015 ($5.4m) More
Prospect Ranks:[2010]DET #6
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($4.35m) Avoiding arbitration, option year for 2015 by Detroit Tigers (2014-01-31)
Organizations:DET
Signed by:Jim Rough
Relationship(s):Brother of Alan Avila, Son of

Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
27 29 85 49 69


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  • Awards for Alex Avila
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2009TEAMDetroit Tigers Minor League Player of the Year Award History
    2011MLBAL Silver Slugger AwardCAward History
    2011MLBMajor League 1st All-Star (end of season)CAward History

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