The end date of the shortstop’s suspension is Sept. 26, and Peralta could start a rehab stint in about a week.
Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias left Wednesday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox with pain in both shins.
Thank you, José Iglesias. You’ve saved August for us.
Most of the time, defense is not pretty. Most of the time, defense is not noticed. With Jose Iglesias, the tables are turned.
At 23 years old, Jose Iglesias has officially made it big.
Doug Fister pitched eight impressive innings, Austin Jackson homered and Jose Iglesias drove in a run in his Detroit debut to lead the Tigers to a 2-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
Leyland doesn’t seem to be the type to care about numbers, not even the one that he wears on his back.
So will Iglesias live up to Lou Whitaker’s legacy?
Many Tigers fans will wake up on Wednesday morning to the surprise that the Tigers have acquired shortstop Jose Iglesias from the Boston Red Sox.
With Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta implicated in the Biogenesis scandal, the Detroit Tigers stand to lose their shortstop to a long suspension at any time.