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Alex Avila Injury Update: Tigers Catcher Showed No Symptoms Of Concussion

Tigers catcher Alex Avila had to leave Thursday night's game early after taking a foul ball to the mask, leaving Avila a little shaken up and bleeding from the bridge of his nose. For a guy who played through tendinitis in both his knees last season, it was a little concerning to see him walk off the field with trainer Kevin Rand. But the Tigers announced soon thereafter that there shouldn't be anything to worry about:

No word on whether or not the cut on Avila's nose required any stitches or if Avila will be back in the lineup tomorrow.

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