Former Detroit Tiger Alex Avila makes slick play at…shortstop [Video]

When you think of former Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila, you do not think of a slick-fielding shortstop.

But, on Thursday night, Avila proved that he can indeed look pretty darn good at shortstop as he made a very smooth-looking play for the Washington Nationals.

Check it out!

(Hey, the Tigers need a shortstop, right?)