|July 28 10:31 AM PT11:31 AM MT12:31 PM CT1:31 PM ET13:31 ET17:31 GMT1:31 10:31 AM MST12:31 PM EST1:01 PM VEN21:31 UAE12:31 PM CT-Martinez broke out by going 4 for 4 and contributing a two-run single to Wednesday's win at Boston.
Analysis: It's Martinez's first multihit effort since July 1. After enduring a 4-for-41 rut over his previous 12 games, the veteran slugger is 8 for 19 over his last 5.
|July 18 7:18 PM PT8:18 PM MT9:18 PM CT10:18 PM ET22:18 ET2:18 GMT10:18 7:18 PM MST9:18 PM EST9:48 PM VEN6:18 UAE (+1)9:18 PM CT-Martinez is searching for answers after an 0-for-3 effort in Monday's win over Minnesota.
Analysis: Martinez is 0 for his last 11 and in a 2-for-30 slump. His average is down to .294, its lowest since late April.
|July 15 7:48 PM PT8:48 PM MT9:48 PM CT10:48 PM ET22:48 ET2:48 GMT10:48 7:48 PM MST9:48 PM EST10:18 PM VEN6:48 UAE (+1)9:48 PM CT-Martinez drove in two runs with a tiebreaking infield single in the seventh inning as the Tigers beat Kansas City 4-2 victory Friday night.
Analysis: That was one of Martinez's two hits in 19 at-bats over his last five games.
|July 9 6:32 PM PT7:32 PM MT8:32 PM CT9:32 PM ET21:32 ET1:32 GMT9:32 6:32 PM MST8:32 PM EST9:02 PM VEN5:32 UAE (+1)8:32 PM CT-Martinez's solo homer in the eighth inning provided the difference in Saturday's 3-2 win at Toronto.
Analysis: The veteran entered the game in a 3-for-22 slump and was due for a breakout. Martinez still has amassed four homers and 13 RBIs over his last 12 games.
|July 2 10:24 PM PT11:24 PM MT12:24 AM CT1:24 AM ET1:24 ET5:24 GMT13:24 10:24 PM MST12:24 AM EST12:54 AM VEN9:24 UAE12:24 AM CT-Martinez contributed three-run home runs from both sides of the plate in a 10-2 romp over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.
Analysis: Martinez is 9 for 22 with four home runs and 11 RBIs in his last five games.
|June 29 2:10 PM PT3:10 PM MT4:10 PM CT5:10 PM ET17:10 ET21:10 GMT5:10 2:10 PM MST4:10 PM EST4:40 PM VEN1:10 UAE (+1)4:10 PM CT-Martinez had two hits and drove in two runs for the Tigers in their 10-3 win over the Marlins on Wednesday.
Analysis: Martinez has had three straight multihit games, raising his average to .323. On Thursday, the Tigers begin a series with the Rays at Tropicana Field, where in 40 games Martinez is batting .370 - his highest average for any ballpark he has played in more than five times.
|June 27 7:54 AM PT8:54 AM MT9:54 AM CT10:54 AM ET10:54 ET14:54 GMT22:54 7:54 AM MST9:54 AM EST10:24 AM VEN18:54 UAE9:54 AM CT-Martinez got back on track with a pair of home runs in Sunday's 9-3 loss to the surging Indians.
Analysis: Martinez had been struggling with a .176 average and no extra-base hits over his previous nine games.
|June 17 9:21 AM PT10:21 AM MT11:21 AM CT12:21 PM ET12:21 ET16:21 GMT0:21 9:21 AM MST11:21 AM EST11:51 AM VEN20:21 UAE11:21 AM CT-Martinez hit three home runs, the Tigers pounded out six as a team and Detroit rallied from an early hole to beat the Kansas City Royals 10-4 on Thursday.
Analysis: Martinez's average is up to a sterling .338 and he has a .945 OPS.
|June 14 8:31 AM PT9:31 AM MT10:31 AM CT11:31 AM ET11:31 ET15:31 GMT23:31 8:31 AM MST10:31 AM EST11:01 AM VEN19:31 UAE10:31 AM CT-Martinez, who does not have any major structural issues with his balky knee, did not start any of the three games this week against the White Sox, but pinch-hit in two of them.
Analysis: "We need Victor for the entire season," manager Brad Ausmus said.
|June 13 3:37 PM PT4:37 PM MT5:37 PM CT6:37 PM ET18:37 ET22:37 GMT6:37 3:37 PM MST5:37 PM EST6:07 PM VEN2:37 UAE (+1)5:37 PM CT-Martinez is out of the Tigers' starting lineup against the White Sox because of irritation in his right knee.
Analysis: Martinez had an MRI on Monday morning, and manager Brad Ausmus says it showed "no major structural issues." The 37-year-old Martinez says he isn't concerned and joked he is just "getting old." Martinez is hitting .333 with nine homers and 35 RBIs in 60 games.
|June 5 8:27 AM PT9:27 AM MT10:27 AM CT11:27 AM ET11:27 ET15:27 GMT23:27 8:27 AM MST10:27 AM EST10:57 AM VEN19:27 UAE10:27 AM CT-Martinez delivered another multi-hit game Saturday, going 2 for 3 with a run scored in a win over the White Sox.
Analysis: V-Mart remains an absolute hitting machine at age 37. He's third in the majors with a .349 average and batting a torrid .412 with four homers and 12 RBIs over his last 13 games.
|June 4 11:47 AM PT12:47 PM MT1:47 PM CT2:47 PM ET14:47 ET18:47 GMT2:47 11:47 AM MST1:47 PM EST2:17 PM VEN22:47 UAE1:47 PM CT-Martinez had another big day at the plate Friday, finishing 3 for 5 with a home run and two RBIs in a win over the White Sox.
Analysis: Tops in the AL with a .344 average, Martinez is hitting a scorching .393 with three homers and seven RBIs over his last seven games.
|May 30 11:49 AM PT12:49 PM MT1:49 PM CT2:49 PM ET14:49 ET18:49 GMT2:49 11:49 AM MST1:49 PM EST2:19 PM VEN22:49 UAE1:49 PM CT-Martinez went 3 for 4 on Sunday.
Analysis: Martinez leads the AL batting race at .351 along with Boston's Xander Bogaerts.
|May 29 12:12 PM PT1:12 PM MT2:12 PM CT3:12 PM ET15:12 ET19:12 GMT3:12 12:12 PM MST2:12 PM EST2:42 PM VEN23:12 UAE2:12 PM CT-Martinez had another productive game in Saturday's loss at Oakland, smashing a two-run homer and finishing 2 for 3.
Analysis: The 37-year-old hitting machine is 10 for 23 with two homers and seven RBIs over a six-game hitting streak that's raised his average to .341, second-best in the American League.
|May 24 2:22 PM PT3:22 PM MT4:22 PM CT5:22 PM ET17:22 ET21:22 GMT5:22 2:22 PM MST4:22 PM EST4:52 PM VEN1:22 UAE (+1)4:22 PM CT-Martinez had three hits, including the go-ahead single, in a 5-4 win against Philadelphia on Monday.
Analysis: Martinez, fourth in the AL with a .340 average, has five hits in his past two games after going 2 for 20 in his previous five contests.
|May 13 3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET18:00 ET22:00 GMT6:00 3:00 PM MST5:00 PM EST5:30 PM VEN2:00 UAE (+1)5:00 PM CT-Martinez kept on raking in Thursday's loss at Baltimore, recording three hits and a pair of RBIs.
Analysis: Tied with teammate Nick Castellanos for the AL lead with a .362 average, Martinez is now a scorching 10 for 13 on Detroit's current road trip.
|May 12 3:16 PM PT4:16 PM MT5:16 PM CT6:16 PM ET18:16 ET22:16 GMT6:16 3:16 PM MST5:16 PM EST5:46 PM VEN2:16 UAE (+1)5:16 PM CT-Martinez had three more hits in Wednesday's loss at Washington.
Analysis: Martinez, third in the AL with a .348 average, was coming off a 4-for-5 effort on Tuesday. Perhaps more impressive was that he wasn't one of Max Scherzer's 20 strikeout victims Wednesday.
|May 11 1:21 PM PT2:21 PM MT3:21 PM CT4:21 PM ET16:21 ET20:21 GMT4:21 1:21 PM MST3:21 PM EST3:51 PM VEN0:21 UAE (+1)3:21 PM CT-Martinez had four hits and scored two runs in a 5-4 win against Washington on Tuesday.
Analysis: Martinez, third in the AL with a .333 average, was 1 for 11 in his previous four games.
|May 2 3:28 PM PT4:28 PM MT5:28 PM CT6:28 PM ET18:28 ET22:28 GMT6:28 3:28 PM MST5:28 PM EST5:58 PM VEN2:28 UAE (+1)5:28 PM CT-A red-hot Martinez finished 3 for 4 with two runs scored in Sunday's win at Minnesota.
Analysis: The veteran slugger torched Twins pitching over the weekend, going 9 for 13 with five extra-base hits and six runs scored in the three-game series. Martinez is hitting a torrid .516 with three homers and nine RBIs over his last eight games.
|May 1 10:32 AM PT11:32 AM MT12:32 PM CT1:32 PM ET13:32 ET17:32 GMT1:32 10:32 AM MST12:32 PM EST1:02 PM VEN21:32 UAE12:32 PM CT-Martinez went 2 for 4 on Saturday.
Analysis: Martinez is sizzling with a.481 average and nine RBIs in his last seven games.
|Apr. 30 12:22 PM PT1:22 PM MT2:22 PM CT3:22 PM ET15:22 ET19:22 GMT3:22 12:22 PM MST2:22 PM EST2:52 PM VEN23:22 UAE2:22 PM CT-Martinez went 4 for 5 with a solo homer and drove in two runs in a 9-2 victory in Minnesota on Friday night.
Analysis: It was the first four-hit game this season for Martinez, who is 11 for 23 (.478) in his last six contests. He has three homers, three doubles and eight RBIs during that stretch.
|Apr. 28 2:27 PM PT3:27 PM MT4:27 PM CT5:27 PM ET17:27 ET21:27 GMT5:27 2:27 PM MST4:27 PM EST4:57 PM VEN1:27 UAE (+1)4:27 PM CT-Martinez drilled a three-run jack Wednesday.
Analysis: Martinez went 0 for 4 the next day in a bad effort.
|Apr. 27 8:47 AM PT9:47 AM MT10:47 AM CT11:47 AM ET11:47 ET15:47 GMT23:47 8:47 AM MST10:47 AM EST11:17 AM VEN19:47 UAE10:47 AM CT-Martinez went 2 for 4 with an RBI double in Tuesday's loss to Oakland.
Analysis: It's the third straight multi-hit game for V-Mart, who's 6 for 12 with a home run and three RBIs over that stretch.