Do you want him on the playoff roster? He is eligible to return the last weekend of the season…
Jhonny Peralta will join the club for workouts in Chicago beginning on Wednesday.
The end date of the shortstop’s suspension is Sept. 26, and Peralta could start a rehab stint in about a week.
Most of the time, defense is not pretty. Most of the time, defense is not noticed. With Jose Iglesias, the tables are turned.
Detroit Tigers second baseman Omar Infante has been recalled from Triple-A Toledo. Infante has not played for the Tigers since July 3 because of an ankle injury.
Jose Iglesias and a fresh band of Texas Rangers now have All-Star spikes to fill.
Not one to shy away from controversy, former Detroit Tigers pitcher Denny McLain told a reporter that Johnny Peralta should have taken one for the team.
He added: “I take full responsibility for my actions, have no excuses for my lapse in judgment and I accept my suspension.”
The final shoe finally dropped for Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta, who was suspended 50 games Monday.
If you’re a fan of most sports in Detroit, this week has been swell.