The 29-year-old Reed admits that he helped carry the woman inside Motor City Casino — but he insists they had consensual sex.
A judge has ordered ex-Detroit Tigers pitcher Evan Reed tried on sexual assault charges involving a woman who says she believes he drugged her before the pair had sex in a casino hotel room.
Evan Reed, 28, is accused of having sex with an unconscious a woman last spring at Motor City Casino.
A judge is scheduled to sign an order that will bind the 29-year-old to trial on third-degree criminal sexual conduct charges.
The 45-year-old alleged victim claims that, after meeting Reed at a Royal Oak bar, she believes she was drugged.
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Former Detroit Tigers pitcher Evan Reed is once again facing sexual assault charges.
The Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office isn’t satisfied that a sexual assault case against a former Tigers pitcher was dismissed.
Reed replaces left-hander Kyle Lobstein, who was sent to Toledo after Thursday’s 3-2 victory over the Yankees.
Detroit sent down Kyle Lobstein and brought up two other pitchers – reliever Evan Reed and starting pitcher Kyle Ryan.