Following Saturday night’s 7-6 victory over the Boston Red Sox, the Detroit Tigers announced that the team will be recalling left-handed relief pitcher Tom Gorzelanny from Triple-A Toledo.
Victor Martinez hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning and the Detroit Tigers held off David Ortiz and the Red Sox after that, beating Boston 7-6 on Saturday night.
A replay showed McCann approaching Iglesias in the dugout. Iglesias shoved McCann in the chest before being restrained by third baseman Nick Castellanos. Then the All-Star shortstop threw his glove.
Former Tigers ace David Price — who was traded just before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline — minced no words when he tweeted a ringing endorsement for McCann.
Cameras captured a dustup between Jose Iglesias and James McCann in the dugout midway through the sixth inning. Iglesias shoved his teammate before the two were separated.
Tensions boiled over in the sixth inning as the Tigers trailed the last-place Red Sox 7-2.
There will be a few pitchers who could sign record-breaking deals in the coming offseason, with multiple teams looking to shell out top-dollar contracts for an ace.
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Trade deadline day/week has come and gone, which means it’s time for an early look at who won/lost with their acquisitions.