Tigers center fielder Rajai Davis could miss ALDS with groin injury

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Jason Beck of MLB.com reports that the Tigers may leave outfielder Rajai Davis off the playoff roster for the ALDS against the Orioles because of a groin injury suffered Saturday.

Davis isn’t a big name, but he stepped in as the primary center fielder when the Tigers traded Austin Jackson to the Mariners in the three-team swap that netted them David Price from the Rays.

He’s not a great defensive center fielder, but Davis is one of the fastest players in baseball and hit pretty well this season with a .282 batting average and .721 OPS in 134 games. Don Kelly and Ezequiel Carrera are the other center field options, so the Tigers would really like Davis to get healthy.