SS Jose Iglesias had a breakout year in 2013, but it’s been a tough road for the promising young shortstop. A healthy return could be huge for Iglesias and the Tigers in 2015.
Tigers skipper Brad Ausmus was asked about how good Iglesias and Kinsler could be together and responded “right there with Trammell and Whitaker.”
Detroit shortstop Jose Iglesias played in his first game in more than a year, and the Tigers beat Florida Southern 12-2 Monday at spring training.
The Detroit Tigers still haven’t solved their dilemma at shortstop, which came about because of an injury to Jose Iglesias.
Danny Worth is out of luck again.
Even outside of the injuries, it has been a rather bumpy offseason for the Tigers.
The injury gods have not been kind to the Tigers this spring, with their biggest loss being starting shortstop Jose Iglesias.
Tigers Trade Their Minor League Pitcher Of The Year, Jose Alvarez, To Angels For Shortstop Andrew Romine
Romine batted .259 in 47 games for the Angels in 2013. He played 17 games at shortstop, 24 at third and four at second.
The new and improved infield of the Detroit Tigers has officially lost its centerpiece.
Jose Iglesias is the latest injury, out indefinitely now with fractures in both legs.