The Reds have reached agreement with catcher Brayan Pena on a $2,275,000, two-year deal, giving them three catchers on the roster.
The Detroit Tigers passed up the chance to make $14.1 million qualifying offers to their seven free agents, letting Monday’s deadline pass without making any moves.
In addition to frequently sending out jokes and interacting with fans via Twitter, Pena hit .297 in 2013.
The last few weeks have been a little rough on those behind the plate for the Detroit Tigers, so designated hitter Victor Martinez could be returning to the catcher spot this weekend.
The Detroit Tigers lost their game against the Minnesota Twins Monday, and they also saw a couple of their players get a little banged up.
Thursday he took a foul tip to the side of the head, and when he reported dizziness, the Tigers removed him from the game.
Tigers catcher Brayan Pena had a two-run home run in the second inning Sunday afternoon against the Indians.
The Tigers won Wednesday’s game against the Mariners by the slimmest of margins, as catcher Brayan Pena held on for the final out after a collision at home plate with Justin Smoak in the 14th inning.
When the Tigers finally finished their Wednesday / Thursday game against the Mariners around 2:30 AM EST, it was a classic.
The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with catcher Brayan Pena.