Jose Iglesias

BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 11: Chris Davis #19 of the Baltimore Orioles hits a solo home run in the second inning against the Texas Rangers on July 11, 2013 at Orioles Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Leach’s Lists: Dan Leach’s Plan To Save Baseball

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.

97.1 The Ticket–07/31/2013

Jhonny Peralta (credit: Duane Burleson/Getty Images) File.

Steroids Scandal Prompts Tigers To Trade For Iglesias. What Does It Mean For Peralta?

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.

97.1 The Ticket–07/31/2013

Jose Iglesias #10 of the Boston Red Sox tags sliding infielder Ryan Roberts #19 of the Tampa Bay Rays during a pickoff June 11, 2013 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Credit:  Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Dombrowski Calls Iglesias ‘Shortstop Of The Future’

“Our scouting reports have him as an All-Star shortstop,” Dombrowski said.

97.1 The Ticket–07/31/2013

Jose Iglesias #10 of the Boston Red Sox stands in the dugout before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on July 14, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Tigers Trade For Shortstop Jose Iglesias

A few weeks ago, the Detroit Tigers general manager did not want to deal.

97.1 The Ticket–07/31/2013

BOSTON, MA - JULY 23: Jose Iglesias #10 of the Boston Red Sox singles in two-run in the 8th inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on July 23, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Tigers Deal To Acquire Jose Iglesias In Three-Team Trade

The move of Iglesias seems like insurance for Jhonny Peralta, who has been connected to the Biogenesis scandal and many believe will be suspended within the next few days.

97.1 The Ticket–07/30/2013

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