The deal is a Minor League contract including an invitation to Spring Training. Kelly spent six out of his seven Major League years with the Tigers, batting .234 with 23 home runs.
The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Don Kelly as the Detroit Tigers 2014 Heart and Hustle Award winner.
A newspaper with a large, front-page photo of Ausmus arguing sat on the manager’s desk.
Don Kelly hit a grand slam and Austin Jackson and Ian Kinsler also homered to lead a Detroit Tigers’ split squad over the Toronto Blue Jays 18-4 Tuesday.
Charlie Morton allowed one hit in three scoreless innings, helping the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday.
The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with infielder/outfielder Don Kelly, thus avoiding arbitration.
Miguel Cabrera, though, is an element that his team cannot afford to lose, and his injuries are still bothering him.
“I’m still going to use Valverde,” Leyland said. “I just don’t think you discharge him just yet.”
Outfielder Quintin Berry has been optioned to Triple-A Toledo by the Detroit Tigers, who said Don Kelly had made their opening-day roster.
Everybody knew that Ryan Raburn would not be on the Tigers roster come 2013 and on Tuesday the team made it official.