According to a report from Maria Torres, former Detroit Tigers fan-favorite Alex Avila will be retiring at the conclusion of the 2021 season. Torres notes that Avila, who is 34, does not intend to stay out of the game for very long.
Nation, do you think Alex could re-join his father Al Avila in the Motor City?
News: Veteran catcher Alex Avila will be retiring at the end of the 2021 season, a person with knowledge told @TheAthleticMLB. Avila, 34, doesn't intend to stay out of the game for long, though.
— Maria Torres (@maria_torres3) September 19, 2021