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Jacob Turner at Joker Marchant Stadium on March 1, 2011 in Lakeland, Florida. (Getty Images)

Marlins Designate For Assignment Jacob Turner, Whom Tigers Traded For Sanchez

The 23-year-old Turner, whom the Tigers drafted 9th overall in 2009, had a 5.97 ERA as of Monday, when the move was announced.

CBS Detroit–08/05/2014

Pitcher Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers delivers a pitch.  (FILE Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Verlander Continues Search For Answers, Jokes About Adding Splitter, Eephus

Detroit Tigers starter Justin Verlander did not blame fans for booing him Monday night.

CBS Detroit–06/17/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - APRIL 7: Omar Infante #14 of the Kansas City Royals is helped off the field by manager Ned Yost and team trainers after being hit by a pitch thrown by Heath Bell of the Tampa Bay Rays in the seventh inning at Kauffman Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Royals’ Infante Hit In Face By Pitch From Bell [VIDEO]

Omar Infante of the Kansas City Royals has been hit in the face by a pitch from Tampa Bay reliever Heath Bell.

97.1 The Ticket–04/08/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 15: Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers strikes out in the fifth inning as Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Boston Red Sox looks on during Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Royals Introduce New 2B Omar Infante At Kauffman

Omar Infante walked past the visiting clubhouse at Kauffman Stadium, where he dressed so many times as a member of the Detroit Tigers, and slipped on a crisp, new Kansas City Royals jersey.

97.1 The Ticket–12/18/2013

Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers flips the ball out of his glove during the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 3, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Mike Valenti: Tigers Need To Trade One Of Their Starting Pitchers

“With Scherzer going to cost what he is going to cost or likely walking away at the end of the season, trading him would get you one big piece immediately and probably another one later,” Valenti continued.

CBS Detroit–11/07/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 15: Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers strikes out in the fifth inning as Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Boston Red Sox looks on during Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Tigers Decline To Make Qualifying Offers To Benoit, Peralta, Infante

The Detroit Tigers passed up the chance to make $14.1 million qualifying offers to their seven free agents, letting Monday’s deadline pass without making any moves.

CBS Detroit–11/05/2013

TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 1: Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers hits an RBI double in the fourth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 1, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Omar Infante Back With The Tigers

Detroit Tigers second baseman Omar Infante has been recalled from Triple-A Toledo. Infante has not played for the Tigers since July 3 because of an ankle injury.

CBS Detroit–08/12/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - MAY 19: Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers bunts for a single as umpire Phil Cuzzi #10 and Geovany Soto #8 of the Texas Rangers look on in the sixth inning at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on May 19, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Omar Infante With Two Hits At Leadoff Spot

With Austin Jackson hurt and Andy Dirks out of the lineup, Tigers second baseman Omar Infante took over the leadoff spot Sunday against the Rangers.

97.1 The Ticket–05/20/2013

HOUSTON - MAY 03:  Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers attempts to regain control of the ball in the seventh inning on a hard-hit ball by Jose Altuve (not pictured) of the Houston Astros as Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers looks on at Minute Maid Park on May 3, 2013 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Caputo: Three Most Underrated Players On The Detroit Tigers

Omar Infante – Infante is a solid hitter with a relatively live bat, who has far better range defensively than most major league second basemen.

97.1 The Ticket–05/08/2013

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 26: Omar Infante #4 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates scoring a run in the third inning with Miguel Cabrera #24 while playing the Atlanta Braves at Comerica Park on April 26, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Omar Infante Hits Third HR

Tigers second baseman Omar Infante hit his third home run of the season Sunday against the Astros.

97.1 The Ticket–05/06/2013

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