Gerlad Laird

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 25: Gerald Laird #9 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after he struck out in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 25, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Braves Sign Catcher Laird To Back Up McCann

The Atlanta Braves have agreed to a two-year deal with backup catcher Gerald Laird.

97.1 The Ticket–11/16/2012

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 28: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after hitting a pop out fly to left field against Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants to end the sixth inning during Game Four of the Major League Baseball World Series at Comerica Park on October 28, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Pick Up Option On Jhonny Peralta And Octavio Dotel

Tigers have announced they have picked up the club options for 2013 on both Octavio Dotel & Jhonny Peralta.

97.1 The Ticket–10/30/2012

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 14: Jose Valverde #46 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with teammate Gerald Laird  after defeating the Chicago Cubs in their MLB game at Wrigley Field on June 14, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Laird Hurt In Tigers’ 3-1 Loss To Cardinals

The Detroit Tigers are ready to welcome Alex Avila back from the disabled list.

97.1 The Ticket–06/21/2012

BOSTON, MA - MAY 28: Gerald Laird #9 of the Detroit Tigers rounds the bases after hitting a home run as Will Middlebrooks #64 of the Boston Red Sox looks on in the fifith inning at Fenway Park May 28, 2012  in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Detroit Tigers Roster Report 6-4-12

Gerald 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.

97.1 The Ticket–06/04/2012