The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has purchased the contracts of lefthanded pitcher Kyle Lobstein, righthanded pitcher Justin Miller and first baseman Jordan Lennerton from Triple A Toledo, shortstop Eugenio Suarez and center fielder Daniel Fields from Double A Erie, and righthanded pitcher Jose Valdez and right fielder Steven Moya from Single A Lakeland.
According to reports by FOX Sports the Yankees have interest in free agent SS Jhonny Peralta.
The Detroit Tigers today named Omar Vizquel, Mick Billmeyer and Wally Joyner to the club’s coaching staff.
The 30-year-old third baseman is the first player to win MVP in back-to-back years since Frank Thomas in 1993 and 1994.
Many Tigers fans are stomping their feet and crying, holding their breath until they get their way.
Max Scherzer was named the 2013 Cy Young Award Winner this evening in voting conducted by the Baseball Writers Association of America.
“When you have a player who likes playing where he’s playing and an ownership that has been what Mike Ilitch has been in Detroit, it’s certainly something we would listen to,” Boras said.
A six-year MLB veteran, Scherzer won 21 games in 2013 and recorded an ERA of 2.90.
Fielder came to town last year riding high on a contract and quickly became a fan favorite. Then he hit the skids
Just as they did during this season, the Detroit Tigers are trying to build a better bullpen.