JUST IN: J.D. Martinez removed from game with ‘low back tightness’

J.D. Martinez

Detroit Tigers RF J.D. Martinez has been removed from tonight’s game as a precautionary measure in the 6th inning due to ‘low back tightness.’

When Martinez was initially removed, Twitter absolutely exploded with tweets speculating that the Tigers slugger may have been traded.

Of course, as soon as it was announced that it was because of a back issue, everyone relaxed a bit.

Well, let the trade speculation continue….