The Detroit Tigers announced they will not renew the 2014 option on Jose Veras and that Darin Downs and Matt Tuiasosopo have been claimed off waivers.
The Detroit Tigers playoff roster has yet to be officially finalized, but from manager Jim Leyland’s comments to 97.1 The Ticket, it sounds like shortstop-turned-left fielder Jhonny Peralta is a lock.
Tigers outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo homered Monday during a 4-2 extra-inning win at Cleveland. Tuiasosopo went deep in the fourth inning off starter Scott Kazmir for a solo shot with one out.
Tigers outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo led Detroit in hits Wednesday afternoon during a loss to Houston.
Dillon Gee struggled with his command, giving up six runs in the New York Mets’ 9-1 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Thursday.