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Sat, 19 Oct 2013|

Home plate collisions like the one we saw between David Ross and Alex Avila in Game 5 of the ALCS on Thursday may soon be a thing of the past.

  1. Ban on home plate collisions could be coming

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    Sat, 19 Oct 2013

    Home plate collisions like the one we saw between David Ross and Alex Avila in Game 5 of the ALCS on Thursday may soon be a thing of the past.

  2. Red Sox-Tigers lineups for Game 6

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    Sat, 19 Oct 2013

    Alex Avila is healthy to move back behind the plate for the Tigers, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia replaces David Ross as the Red Sox' catcher.

  3. Avila 'feels pretty good,' back in Tigers' lineup

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    Sat, 19 Oct 2013

    Catcher Alex Avila , who hurt his knee in a home-plate collision with David Ross in Game 5, is back behind the plate for the Tigers.

  4. Ross' biggest Game 5 moments come in collisions

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    Fri, 18 Oct 2013

    Red Sox backup catcher David Ross, who has a concussion history, is out trying to bowl over Detroit counterpart Alex Avila and tags out the Tigers' Miguel Cabrera in the first.

  5. Avila's status will determine Tigers lineup

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    Fri, 18 Oct 2013

    The Tigers lineup has not yet been set and Jim Leyland says it depends on whether or not Alex Avila can play with a left knee strain.

  6. Strasburg's 1 bad pitch puts Nats 10 games back

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    Tue, 30 Jul 2013

    Alex Avila 's grand slam off Stephen Strasburg left the Nationals to deal with a 5-1 loss in Detroit and a 10-game deficit to Atlanta.

  7. Game 4 lineups: Theriot at DH, Laird replaces Avila

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    Fri, 7 Dec 2012

    After Hector Sanchez went hitless as Bruce Bochy's designated hitter in Game 3, Ryan Theriot is getting the call Sunday as the Giants look to complete a World Series sweep of the Tigers.