Villarreal Out After Slipping In Shower, Bonderman Expected To Be In BullpenJeremy Bonderman could be available for the Tigers' bullpen. Brayan Villarreal, not so much.
The Ups And Downs Of The First Week Of Tiger BaseballAfter nine games, the Tigers are 5-4.
Tigers' Villarreal Glad Family Safe After Robbery Brayan Villarreal was sitting at a Red Lobster restaurant when he was texted by his mother that there was danger at his home in Venezuela.
Brayan Villarreal's Family Center Of Kidnapping Scheme In VenezuelaA scary experience for Tigers pitcher Brayan Villarreal who learned his family's home was attacked by three armed robbers in Venezuela, who threatened to kidnap his relatives in the future.
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Villarreal Emerges As A Crucial Middle ManAl Alburquerque is on the disabled list, but Brayan Villarreal is filling his role nicely.
Tigers Option Schlereth To Triple-AThe Detroit Tigers sent left-handed reliever Daniel Schlereth to Triple-A Toledo after Wednesday night's 16-9 loss to the New York Mets and recalled right-hander Brayan Villarreal.
Villarreal Giving Tiger Bullpen As AssistSo, only 60 pitchers in major league history have gotten an out without throwing a pitch and one of them, rookie Brayan Villarreal, has all of a half-dozen games of big league experience.
Villarreal's Easy Outing: 1 Out, No PitchesBrayan Villarreal pitched a third of an inning - without actually throwing a pitch.