Alex Avila Injury: Updates on Tigers Catcher's Knee

Tim Keeney@@t_keenContributor IOctober 18, 2013

Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila was driven away early from Game 5 of the ALCS with a knee injury Thursday night.

The team's official Twitter feed announced the details:

Alex Avila left tonight's game with a left knee patellar tendon strain. #Tigers he is day-to-day.

— Detroit Tigers (@tigers) October 18, 2013

 The catcher will play in Game 6. 

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