Braves Sign Catcher Laird To Back Up McCann The Atlanta Braves have agreed to a two-year deal with backup catcher Gerald Laird.
Tigers Pick Up Option On Jhonny Peralta And Octavio DotelTigers have announced they have picked up the club options for 2013 on both Octavio Dotel & Jhonny Peralta.
Laird Hurt In Tigers' 3-1 Loss To Cardinals The Detroit Tigers are ready to welcome Alex Avila back from the disabled list.
Detroit Tigers Roster Report 6-4-12Gerald Laird (right hamstring tightness) left the June 1 game. Manager Jim Leyland said he hoped to have Laird back for the June 5 game against Cleveland.