Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:39:36 -0700
The Detroit Tigers are not counting on OF Andy Dirks (hamstring) to return from his hamstring injury this season, according to general manager Dave Dombrowski.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:23:37 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (hamstring) will resume his rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo Saturday, Aug. 16.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:37:29 -0700
Updating a previous report, Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks' (hamstring) hamstring injury is more serious than a day-to-day ailment, according to head athletic trainer Kevin Rand. Dirks' 20-day rehab assignment limit will likely be reset, but there is no timetable for his return.
Fantasy Tip: Dirks won't see everyday at-bats if he gets healthy and joins the Tigers. So, you should be able to find better options in all formats.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:20:52 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (hamstring) was removed from his rehab assignment Friday, Aug. 8, with a hamstring injury.
Fantasy Tip: There is a 20-day rehab limit, so a decision will be made on Dirks soon. Check back for an update.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:08:22 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) has been making progress during workouts and could restart his rehab assignment as early as Monday, July 28, according to manager Brad Ausmus.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:15:35 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) resumed baseball activities Tuesday, July 22.
Fantasy Tip: Dirks had been pulled from his minor-league rehab assignment due to lower back inflammation last week. His timetable for game action remains unclear.
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 05:26:35 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) was pulled from his rehab assignment with lower back muscular inflammation. He's likely to miss the rest of the month at least.
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:43:45 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) has been recalled from his rehab assignment with Single-A Lakeland, but he will remain on the disabled list.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:44:42 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) probably will need a full 20-day rehab period, according to manager Brad Ausmus.
Fantasy Tip: He's basically starting spring training now. It's doubtful any of the Tigers' starting outfielders will lose time on their own, but they'll have time to review what to do in case an injury happens in the meantime.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 11:28:07 -0700
Detroit Tigers OF Andy Dirks (back) will begin his rehab assignment with Class A Lakeland Tuesday, July 8.
Fantasy Tip: Dirks probably will come back to a reserve role if and when he makes it back to the bigs, but AL-only players should keep tabs in case one of the starting outfielders slumps or is hurt by the time he arrives.