A few weeks ago, the Detroit Tigers general manager did not want to deal.
The Tigers optioned outfielder Avisail Garcia to Triple-A Toledo following Wednesday’s game against the Orioles to clear a roster spot for pitcher Jose Alvarez, who will be recalled to start Thursday.
The Detroit Tigers have activated centerfielder and leadoff hitter Austin Jackson, and he is expected to be back in action Friday.
The Tigers are pleased with Avisail Garcia’s performance at the plate, but have some concerns about his defensive performance
Detroit Tigers have placed CF Austin Jackson on the 15-day DL with a sore hamstring on Monday.
Avisail Garcia is going to be used this month by the Tigers, but not overused.
The Detroit Tigers have cut outfielder Jeff Baker to make room for minor league outfielder Avisail Garcia.